Just Praise God!

O Lord, I will honor and praise your name, for you are my God. You do such wonderful things! You planned them long ago, and now you have accomplished them. Isaiah 25:1 NLT There are some people who are gracious. They just seem to know what you need and when you need it; that is … Continue reading Just Praise God!

Redirect Your Focus!

Every time I think of you, I give thanks to my God.  Whenever I pray, I make my requests for all of you with joy, Philippians 1:3-4 NLT. People love to think about those who bring joy into their lives. Sometimes, these people are not famous or notable but there is something about them that draws … Continue reading Redirect Your Focus!

Blessed Through Obedience

Some time later, God tested Abraham’s faith. “Abraham!” God called. “Yes,” he replied. “Here I am.” “Take your son, your only son—yes, Isaac, whom you love so much—and go to the land of Moriah. Go and sacrifice him as a burnt offering on one of the mountains, which I will show you.” Genesis 22:1-2 NLT … Continue reading Blessed Through Obedience

God Will Finish It

And I am certain that God, who began the good work within you, will continue his work until it is finally finished on the day when Christ Jesus returns. Philippians 1:6 NLT There was a time in my life when I had a sewing machine in my home. It was not a piece of furniture … Continue reading God Will Finish It

Strength and Peace

The Lord gives his people strength. The Lord blesses them with peace. Psalms 29:11 NLT This verse has two words that most people want to see in their lives: strength and peace. When you think of strength, what comes to your mind? When the average person thinks of strength they think about physical power. Physical … Continue reading Strength and Peace

Change Your Focus!

So we can say with confidence, “The Lord is my helper, so I will have no fear. What can mere people do to me?” Hebrews 13:6 NLT Have you ever listened to a doting a child speak about his father? You will think that the man is invincible! He is stronger than Superman! More intelligent than Albert Einstein! There … Continue reading Change Your Focus!