Photo by Marcus Aurelius on Pexels.com No matter what happens in the world or in our own individual lives, is there a place to turn for stability? Can we look toward the future with hope, regardless of life's and the world's circumstances? These days many people are seeing the value of God as their constant. … Continue reading Is peace of mind possible in an unstable world?
Anger is corrosive and will totally destroy the body, soul and spirit. Photo by Kat Smith on Pexels.com Bitterness hurts from within, too. It first destroys the vessel, and like a bomb, takes everything from you. There is no reason to kill for earthly possessions. Nothing compares to having peace of mind and a forgiving … Continue reading You’re in this world for a reason, don’t die a coward
As the days become shorter and it gets darker earlier, I find the Fall and Winter seasons more difficult to be productive, and it takes more energy to do routine tasks. Sound familiar? With the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, coupled with a challenging time for those that may be grieving the loss … Continue reading How to deal with seasonal depression
The persistence of America's racism remains a serious challenge to the hope for a nation that lives out its most cherished values - liberty and justice for all. Martin Luther King Jr. Continued incidents, which stir racial tensions, remind us that hatred and animosity still fester. Suspicion lurks under the surface of many interactions. News … Continue reading Martin Luther King’s ideas on tolerance, racism and godliness
I͟ t͟o͟o͟k͟ t͟h͟e͟ c͟l͟o͟t͟h͟ t͟o͟ m͟y͟ t͟a͟i͟l͟o͟r͟ a͟n͟d͟ a͟s͟k͟e͟d͟ h͟i͟m͟ t͟o͟ f͟i͟x͟ t͟h͟e͟ l͟i͟t͟t͟l͟e͟ o͟p͟e͟n͟i͟n͟g͟ n͟e͟a͟r͟ t͟h͟e͟ p͟o͟c͟k͟e͟t͟. T͟h͟e͟ m͟a͟n͟ t͟u͟r͟n͟e͟d͟ t͟h͟e͟ c͟l͟o͟t͟h͟ i͟n͟s͟i͟d͟e͟ o͟u͟t͟ a͟n͟d͟ t͟h͟e͟n͟ b͟e͟g͟a͟n͟ t͟o͟ T͟E͟A͟R͟ t͟h͟e͟ p͟o͟c͟k͟e͟t͟ w͟i͟t͟h͟ h͟i͟s͟ h͟a͟n͟d͟s͟... H͟a͟h͟! I͟ w͟a͟s͟ l͟i͟k͟e͟, "I͟ s͟a͟i͟d͟ y͟o͟u͟ s͟h͟o͟u͟l͟d͟ s͟e͟w͟, n͟o͟t͟ t͟e͟a͟r͟". Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com S͟o͟ I͟ s͟h͟o͟u͟t͟e͟d͟, 'Y͟o͟u͟ … Continue reading Why you should trust God
Photo by Luis Quintero on Pexels.com Intimacy is one of the absolute treasures of marriage. To have intimacy, there has to be trust, and praying together brings out and develops trust between a couple in the company of God. Prayer can highlight every vulnerability, show every flaw in a person and it often brings out … Continue reading Guide to ultimate intimacy for Christian couples
God has spoken to you in a lot of ways! Because of Jesus, you can be a hero for God right where you live, right now, right here! God has equipped you with all you need – you have Jesus & His Holy Spirit as your partner, you have weapons, you have a direct line … Continue reading Time for action!
Jehovah God created the angels as perfect spirit persons. However, some of them are now called “unclean spirits” or “wicked spirits” because they rebelled against God. (Luke 6:18; 8:2) How could this happen? And how did their rebellion affect humankind? Human parents can train their children to be good, but when the children grow up, they … Continue reading Some angels rebelled against God
Think about some of the weapons some of the Marvel Super Heroes have – Batman had all sorts of hidden weapons in the belt he wore; Captain America had his special shield; Ironman had a protective armor and a helmet that talked to him and gave him all sorts of special information; and the list … Continue reading Our weapons of war (Bible study for kids)
Daniel (remember- the guy in the lion's den?) He knew how to really listen to God throughout the day. Daniel 6:10 says: "But when Daniel learned that the law had been signed, he went home and knelt down as usual in his upstairs room, with its windows open toward Jerusalem. He prayed three times a day, … Continue reading Take a look at Daniel
God's purpose for us is to know him. God loves you and wants you to experience peace and life, both abundant and eternal, through knowing Him. The Bible says ... "We have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ." --Romans 5:1 (NIV) "For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten … Continue reading How to know Christ
There are many misconceptions about the identity of the Holy Spirit. Some view the Holy Spirit as a mystical force. Others understand the Holy Spirit as the impersonal power that God makes available to followers of Christ. But what does the Bible say about the identity of the Holy Spirit? Simply put, the Bible declares … Continue reading How do we know the Holy Spirit?