Category: inspirational thoughts

on to plan B?

“I have appeared unto thee for this purpose.” Acts 26:16 What Are Your Purposes? by Barry Bennett – shared with permission I often speak of our purposes in life. I prefer the word “purpose” to the word “plan.” The idea that God has a plan for my life lends itself to a “God is in…

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plain talk

Now the man Moses was a quietly humble man, more so than anyone living on Earth. God broke in suddenly on Moses and Aaron and Miriam saying, “Come out, you three, to the Tent of Meeting.” The three went out. God descended in a Pillar of Cloud and stood at the entrance to the Tent.…

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theme for 2022

Growing More Intimate With Jesus If the past twenty-four months have taught me anything it is that growing more intimate with my Lord and Savior is truly meant to be my first priority. This morning, when I read the daily devotion from Oswald Chambers (see below), I was immediately convinced “Intimacy with Jesus” has to…

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is evil good?

Woe to those who call evil good and good evil, who put darkness for light and light for darkness, who put bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter! Woe to those who are wise in their own eyes, and shrewd in their own sight! 5:20-21 Awhile back God gave me an acronym for EVIL. E…

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is it a conspiracy?

For the Lord spoke thus to me with his strong hand upon me, and warned me not to walk in the way of this people, saying: “Do not call conspiracy all that this people call conspiracy, and do not fear what they fear, nor be in dread. But the Lord of hosts, him you shall…

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fear nothing

Grace and peace on your weekend Dear Hearts ❤ ❤ The deepest desire of my heart in this season is to see my friends and family “holding on to God for dear life.” If you don’t know Jesus as Lord, call on Him. He DOES answer. He WILL BE at your side and rescue you.…

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halloween? no thank you!

Today the world is celebrating. Christians are involved in “Trunk or Treat” or “Harvest Festivals” on Church campuses. The rest of the world, at least here in the U.S., are throwing “Halloween” parties, brawls and bashes. Google says, “Today, Americans spend an estimated $6 billion annually on Halloween, making it the country’s second-largest commercial holiday…

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depression ?

Some days getting out of bed is almost too much of a chore. Some days feel like wading though Elmer’s glue. Some days there is no motivation, to do anything. Some days inspiring someone else is impossible, because it seems impossible to be inspired. Is this depression? Sooner or later most of us experience some…

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who are ‘they’ ?

Have you noticed how many times lately we’re told “they” have said, (or mandated) this or that? A few days ago I decided to ask God to show me exactly who “THEY” are. If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask God, who gives to all men generously and without reproaching, and it will…

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jealousy kills!

Part #1 The first noteworthy mention in this study can be found in Numbers, Chapter 5, verse 14 and again in verse 30. The Bible calls jealousy a spirit! For the purpose of this study, I’m going to go out on a limb and call jealousy an “evil spirit.” Why? Because lately the Holy Spirit…

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