Monthly Archives: January 2019

Living By The Spirit

Life by the Spirit is a life that is conscious of our impact on others.  It is not always  looking inward and seeking to satisfy the self.  It is a balanced life, aware of the present more then the past … Continue reading

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Give To Those In Need

The temperature has plummeted here in the upper Midwest…as I write this morning the temperature is -29 and the “feels like” temp is -50.  Every day in every part of the world there are people in need…people who lack in … Continue reading

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The Grace Of God

We have been saved…the battle has been won.  Jesus Christ gave of Himself to save us and to reconcile us back to God.  We are not made to do life alone, God our Creator made us out of His love … Continue reading

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Change

Life is not about what the world and other people are doing to us, it is about what are we doing to be a light, to encourage others, to be helpful and supportive, what are we doing to be different?  … Continue reading

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Do Good Things

This statement is all about being focused on persistence and patience.  We often get stuck on narrow minded results of our actions or words.  We lose sight of the fact the God is working for the good of all people … Continue reading

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Give Thanks

Lord, I thank you for the people you have put in my life.  My family, my friends including all of those who help me to see things differently, the encouragement they provide and the joy and laughter we experience together.  … Continue reading

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Faith

Belief…trust…comfort…patience…persistence…love…joy…strength…encouragment…Hope! May our faith help us to see and to know the presence of God’s love in our daily lives and relationships.  Amen. What Faith Can Do – Kutless  “Now faith is being sure of what we hope for and … Continue reading

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Be Generous

To be generous is to be a giver, not just in terms of money.  There are far more valuable things in life than money to give.  A generous person has a certain mindset, an attitude and perspective about life and … Continue reading

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The New Creation

We often believe the most difficult battles will come from what the world and others are doing to us.  The actual battle that is most difficult to fight is within, it is the battle against the self.  The self is … Continue reading

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Rest In Him

When and where do you get quiet time in your life?  We all  have commitments and responsibilities and if we run ourselves into the ground just trying to keep up, we eventually become weary and ineffective at many things.  The … Continue reading

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