There are things in life we understand from a distance and some things we experience first hand. I have been blessed because I have never been through a serious political upheaval where guns were a part of everyday life. The closest I came to living with guns was on a trip to Mexico where there … Continue reading Our Hiding Place
This week, we focused on the words out of our mouths. This is definitely one of the biggest challenges in life. It takes every ounce of self control to hold your tongue when you really want to let loose on someone who crossed your path. Sometimes, we have good intentions but they get lost along … Continue reading Success in the Struggle
Today, the world is full of challenges; we have safety challenges, health challenges and many others. Lately, it seems that safety is our number one challenge. Parents are concerned about their children; husbands are concerned about their families and even children are concerned about their parents. But what do we do when we find ourselves … Continue reading The Battle is the Lord’s
One of the joys of becoming a parent is choosing a name for your child. Names are used to as a means of identification. When teachers are assigned classes for the new school year, they are given a list of names so that they would be able to identify the students who would be in … Continue reading God Will Fight For You
As unbelievable as it sounds, we have entered the third week of Lent. It’s a great time to focus on the task ahead. For some, the struggle is in giving up the things they love; it’s a difficult task. The enemy fights them tooth and nail and so every person in their circle would constantly … Continue reading Shut Him Down!
We are just about to complete the second week of Lent and it's going faster than I thought. It doesn't feel like a never ending task that is just dragging on; instead, it feels like this is a doable project. Even so, there could be challenges ahead. Why? Because this is not a natural fight; … Continue reading Victory through Christ￼
You have seen everything that God has done to these nations because of you. He did it because he’s God, your God. He fought for you. Joshua 23:3 MSG There are times in life when people love to take credit for what they have done. Many have worked hard to make their dreams a reality. But even in … Continue reading God Fights For You
No weapon formed against you shall prosper, And every tongue which rises against you in judgment You shall condemn. This is the heritage of the servants of the Lord, And their righteousness is from Me,” Says the Lord. Isaiah 54:17 NKJV Men love action movies and my husband is no different. Sometimes, he watches the old James Bond movies. You know the familiar line: … Continue reading Our Spiritual Heritage
I press on to reach the end of the race and receive the heavenly prize for which God, through Christ Jesus, is calling us. Philippians 3:14 NLT From the early years, children learn how to compete. When I was a prekindergarten teacher, I was amused when the competition extended to the meal table. If the … Continue reading Run to Win
Because of this, you must wear all the armor that God provides so you’re protected as you confront the slanderer, for you are destined for all things and will rise victorious. Ephesians 6:13 TPT Every soldier has battle gear. He or she has both protective and offensive gear. The US army will never send their … Continue reading Arm Yourself!