Tag Archives: relationship to God

Relationship

“Never be lacking in zeal, but keep your spiritual fervor, serving the Lord.  Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer.  Share with God’s people who are in need.  Practice hospitality.” Romans 12:11-13 (This photo was taken in … Continue reading

Posted in Faith Journey | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Communicate With Prayer

“But when you pray, go into your room, close the door and pray to your Father, who is unseen.  Then your Father, who sees what is done in secret, will reward you.  And when you pray, do not keep babbling … Continue reading

Posted in Faith Journey | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Put First Things First

“Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength.  The second is this:  Love your neighbor as yourself.  There is no commandment greater than these.” … Continue reading

Posted in Faith Journey | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

To Know Our Father

“How great is the love the Father has lavished on us, that we should be called children of God!  And that is what we are!  The reason the world does not know us is that it did not know him. … Continue reading

Posted in Faith Journey | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

To Make Him Known

“Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you.  And surely I am with … Continue reading

Posted in Faith Journey | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

A Message from a Parent…

Children are a gift from God.  They come in several different sizes and styles.  They come from a genetic make-up, but that does not determine everything about their lives.  Having been a child ourselves does not give us everything we … Continue reading

Posted in Faith Journey | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Money…A Means Not an End

Oh boy…here is a topic that seems to stir up an emotion charged response from so many people.  Whether that response is positive or negative the topic of money always comes with extreme human emotion.  So where does God stand … Continue reading

Posted in Faith Journey | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Reflect, Restore, Renew

The following is taken from my Devotional bible and was written by a man named Bob Benson.  I share it because it is an excellent summary regarding the presence of God in our lives.  Also, because Bob Benson who was … Continue reading

Posted in Faith Journey | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Patience and Persistence

Sometimes we all wish God worked like a drive-thru…quick, cheap and efficient?  We could just pull in and get whatever we needed whenever we needed it.  Those thoughts come directly from the world we live in.  Everything in this world … Continue reading

Posted in Faith Journey | Tagged , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Look At the People God Uses

While I was thinking about starting to write this blog, I often thought, “What could I have to offer?” or “Why would God want me to speak about him to others?”  This kind of thinking is exactly what the Evil … Continue reading

Posted in Faith Journey | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment