God Never Wastes a Storm

Posted on Jun 18, 2018 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“Then Jesus got into the boat and started across the lake with His disciples. Suddenly, a fierce storm struck the lake, with waves breaking into the boat. But Jesus was sleeping. The disciples went and woke Him up, shouting, ‘Lord, save us! We’re going to drown!’ Jesus responded, ‘Why are you afraid? You have so little faith!’ Then He got up and rebuked the wind and waves, and suddenly there was a great calm. The disciples were amazed. ‘Who is...

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Attitude Adjustment

Posted on Jun 11, 2018 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“Do nothing from selfish ambition or conceit, but in humility count others more significant than yourselves. Let each of you look not only to his own interests, but also to the interests of others. Have this mind among yourselves, which is yours in Christ Jesus, who, though he was in the form of God, did not count equality with God a thing to be grasped, but emptied himself, by taking the form of a servant, being born in the likeness of men.”...

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What Is Most Desirable?

Posted on Jun 4, 2018 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“What is desirable in a man is kindness.” Proverbs 19:22a NASB In today’s society much emphasis has been put on the outward appearance: how we look, how we dress, and how many achievements we have had. In a society where so many put their emphasis on “me first” and instant gratification, kindness takes the back seat and yet Proverbs 3:3-4 NASB tells us, “Do not let kindness and truth leave you; Bind them around your neck. Write them...

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Are You a Splatter or Bouncer?

Posted on May 28, 2018 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“Don’t be afraid, for I am with you. Don’t be discouraged, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you. I will hold you up with my victorious right hand.” Isaiah 41:10 NLT Merriam Webster defines discouragement as a loss of hope and confidence. Without a doubt one of the most defeating tools that the enemy uses is discouragement. I think we can assume that we have all at one time or another encountered discouragement. John Maxwell...

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Resolve To Keep Pressing On

Posted on May 21, 2018 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“But one thing I do: forgetting what lies behind and straining forward to what lies ahead, I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus.” Philippians 3:13-14 ESV Life is much like a journey and on this journey, you have dreams, desires, and goals. With this comes various obstacles and setbacks. Be encouraged and reminded daily that God is with you, whatever the dreams or challenges you may have....

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Waiting Is Difficult

Posted on May 14, 2018 in WEEKLY WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT | 0 comments

“But these things I plan won’t happen right away. Slowly, steadily, surely, the time approaches when the vision will be fulfilled. If it seems slow, do not despair, for these things will surely come to pass. Just be patient! They will not be overdue a single day!” Habakkuk 2:3 TLB Sometimes we’re so impatient, wanting things to happen right away. We wear ourselves out with anxiety and worry. But look at the promise here: ”If it seems slow do...

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