Tag Archives: God’s Will

Do Your Best

The struggle is real…we strive and we press to finish and to see the result…only to find the race is not over…there is more that needs to be done.  We were made for community to lift each other up and … Continue reading

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Commitments

How do we get better at staying the course?  This New Year’s resolution business is almost always a path to failure.  Some of the most common mistakes is over-committing to too many things or setting unrealistic goals and achievements as … Continue reading

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Saved By Grace

When we read in the Gospel of Matthew 26 and the Gospel of Luke 22 there is a section that describes Jesus taking 3 disciples with Him and going off to pray in the Garden of Gethsemane…in these moments of … Continue reading

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Wisdom

We have so much to learn…it is easy to think that we have lived our lives long enough to know what is right for us.  We have experiences to draw on and we rely on feelings and emotions.  Yet God … Continue reading

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It Will Come…

What have you been praying for but have not yet seen?  Is it for you or someone else?  Peace?  Patience?  Joy?  A changed heart?  For me, the hardest part of faith is surrender, trying to do my part for God’s … Continue reading

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Simple Yet Not Easy

The facts of faith are straightforward, written down in God’s word for all of us.  In the Gospels there is a story of the calling of Levi…in Mark 2 starting at verse 13 and in Luke 5 starting at verse … Continue reading

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Seek God’s Will

When we pray the Lord’s prayer, which is written in the Gospel of Matthew 6:9-13, verse 10 states…“your kingdom come, your will be done on earth as it is in heaven.”  Take a moment to think about that…we are asking for … Continue reading

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Listen

Prayer doesn’t always have to be about you talking…listening is just as important to your relationship with God.  If we are always the one speaking how can we be open to hearing what God is trying to tell us?  This … Continue reading

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Peace

Peace comes from hope, trust and love.  Peace is available to all of us.  It is a quiet confidence in God and His Son.  It comes to us when we are willing to bring our worries, our fears and our … Continue reading

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Get Back To God

When we wander off in the world and go our own way, as opposed to staying connected to God, we eventually will get weary or bored and frustrated.  When what we are pursuing in life is not tied to God’s … Continue reading

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