Tag Archives: Heart

Prayer Does Matter…

When we don’t know what to do…we should pray.  When someone acknowledges us with a positive comment…we should say a prayer of thanks.  When something happens that makes us angry…we should stop and pray for God to guide our response.  … Continue reading

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He Knows

No matter what you are going through in your life, whether you are filled with joy and gratitude about how well things are going or if you are struggling with sadness, pain and sorrow…God knows right where you are.  In … Continue reading

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Transformation

A process of change or alteration…on our faith journey this is a core element in growing your faith.  We come with questions, doubts, fears and hesitation.  All the answers eventually end up at Jesus.  It takes a different amount of … Continue reading

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Prayer

Growing up prayer was about being able to memorize the lines of the Lord’s prayer, however, there wasn’t much talk about or at least I don’t remember hearing about the meaning of what we were saying and I don’t believe … Continue reading

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Peace Of Christ

Each day can be filled with ups and downs, depending on where you focus your thoughts and your energy, a day can feel like quite a roller-coaster ride.  At the end of a day like this we are exhausted, tired … Continue reading

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Grace

To the Christian this is the free and unearned favor of God shown to us by the sacrifice Jesus endured to save us and it continues in the many blessings we have in our daily lives.  Too often I get … Continue reading

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Free Will

We have been given a gift, a gift we take for granted far too often…free will.  We are not designed to be robots that only perform a certain way when given appropriate commands…think ‘voice remote’ or talking to your phone.  … Continue reading

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Share

One of the simplest ways to show love to others is to share.  Share your time, share your ability to listen, share your ability to serve, share anything that you have been blessed with in abundance.  The world is filled … Continue reading

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True Joy

When people are asked to define what joy is or what joy looks like it is often described in terms of being happy or upbeat or feeling good.  I am learning that definition sounds more like feelings and a definition … Continue reading

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Persistence

In a world that focuses on self-serving convenience, fast, time-saving rushing around and immediate gratification it takes persistence and patience to stay on your faith journey and to grow your spirit.  You have to be willing to be different from … Continue reading

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