Ask Yourself the Question: How Much Am I Really Worth To God? One day during my mediation time, this question just came into my Spirit. “How much am I worth to God?” My immediate thought was “not a lot” if I were to compare my worth to who God is, but that was not the…

Have You Experienced the Resurrection Within? Resurrection Day or Easter Sunday was April 20th this year. As we celebrated the season I began to investigate what the day represented in my life. I was completely oblivious to the exquisitely beautiful wide brim hats. Also escaping my attention were the well-suited outfits of vibrant patterns that…

Prepared For the Goodness of the Lord: Expect His Goodness There is a scripture that ministers to me when I am in situations or circumstances that are uncontrollable from my relative position. The scripture in which I speak of is, Psalm 27:13… “I had fainted, unless I had believed to see the goodness of the…

Think As God Thinks, Not After the Pattern of This World Do not be conform any longer to the pattern of this world, Roman 12:2a. When we read this portion of scripture it seems as if God has asked us to do something that appears to be impossible for us to accomplish today. Because of…

When we think of love, especially Agape love we focus on the scripture in St. John chapter three and verse sixteen; For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. (NIV). This is a powerful scripture to direct…

Matthew 1:21 “She will give birth to a son, and you will give him the name Jesus, because he will save his people from their sins.” (NIV 1984) There is this song that I have become familiar with in the last seven years, I’m sure it’s been around much longer because it has been covered…

The Unspeakable Gift: Thanks Be to God for His Unspeakable Gift Originally posted in the Standing Restored Newletter, November 2012 During the month of November one usually observes that this is the time of year to give thanks. Periodically, I purpose to begin giving thanks continually throughout the year.  Our Father, through His Son, and…

Avoiding the Roots of Bitterness: Letting God Guard Your Heart The roots of bitterness run deep, I know this first hand because this was my state of being when I came to Christ. This infectious root takes over and defiles the unsuspecting heart. I know in our own strength we can’t undo what was been…

Only You Can Determine How Successful You Are, but it must be according to God’s Word   As the year approaches an end, we often look back over the months to make assessments. We look to see if we have accomplished those things in which we have vowed to change, add too, or delete from…

It is not possible for a person to deny themselves and preserve themselves at the same time. The very word preservation implies insuring that something is to stay intact, while the word denial implies limiting or retraining our own interests.   Recently I have been thinking about the promise that I made myself to never…

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