The Joy in Pain…

Maybe you’re like me and have experienced a broken heart before. At that moment when I realized the pain that the situation caused, I almost started to become bitter towards the other person. I even began to question God as to why He would even allow me to go through an experience like that if He loved me like His word says He does. God showed me that I was seeking to fill a deeper void. And I had to GO THROUGH it because ANSWERS will often emerge from our EXPERIENCES. We may never fully understand it unless we go through it! Because God loves us, He will often allow us to experience disappointment to signal to us that something below the surface is wrong. Maybe we have lost focus. Or it could be that we have not been praying and spending as much time with God as we should? Idols in our life can quickly materialize without us even realizing it. Ask yourself today, what are you making a priority in your life?

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The Unsolved Mystery of Grace…

In the late 80’s and early 90’s, one of my favorite shows to watch was called ‘Unsolved Mysteries’. This television program had actors to reenact real mysteries and crimes in order to generate tips by viewers to help solve them. Looking back over the recent natural disasters that have occured in the last few weeks, I could not help but think about one of the greatest unsolved mysteries of all time – God’s Grace! And even though so much of grace is a mystery, there are still some absolutes to this thing called grace…

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I’m at my BREAKING Point…!!

YOU DON’T PARK AT A STOP SIGN!  It’s just meant for us to stop temporarily, allow some other things to pass and then we can go on to our next destination.  It’s a temporary place and it’s designed for us to go through it – not stay there!  …But some of us, because of fear,…

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Don’t Put a NO Where God Has Put a YES…!!!

LET’S PLAY PRETEND! Imagine this. Let’s say you are believing God for a job and you pray and God gives you a peace about that job that you have been wanting. It does not mean that you can then just stay home and not go interview for the position. The Human Resources Department at that…

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My Calling is About to KILL Me…!

Have you have ever picked up the phone and said something crazy because you thought you knew who it was on the other line?   Have you ever sat by the phone waiting for that special someone to call?  If you answered yes to either of these questions you know just how important a call can…

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