So many people are deconstructing their faith or leaving it altogether lately. I've heard so many podcasts and seen interviews on YouTube with people talking about how they left the faith because it was too brainwashing....
I don't know if we understand just how easy it is to lose focus.How easy it is to become so far from God and not realize how it even happened.Whether we allowed the day's circumstances to win or let our feelings set the tone for the day, we fold.We don't read God's Word because today... Continue Reading →
Before we go any further we need to first understand that there is a price on our heads.Our greatest enemy, satan, wants nothing more than to see us fall and stay down till it is too late to do anything about it.And the Creator of the Universe, the One Who created us into existence, GOD,... Continue Reading →
Trusting in God is not easy at the beginning of our walk with Him but it is something that we must do to truly see His glory. The world teaches us "I'll believe it when I see it", but God teaches us that believing is [what brings about the] seeing.
Finding time to pray feels harder and harder to do these days. Life gets busy. I don't even know why I have to pray, can't God read my thoughts? If you've ever said any of this, read this article.
I'm sure we've all heard people say when you get something you didn't necessarily work for you tend to not appreciate it. As I sit here and read Deuteronomy 7:21-24 this very thing comes to mind. I know so often I have prayed for God to give me patience, to give me boldness, to help... Continue Reading →
It’s hard to look around these days and not be exposed to fear, panic, and confusion. Whether it be from the media, others or even ourselves. Grant it, there is so much going on in the world today that can reasonably, insight fear. However, seeing so many run around in a panic, in a constant... Continue Reading →
Dear Church, If our spiritual eyes were open to any degree than we could obviously see that the state of the Church as a whole is in some trouble. We can also tell that there is definitely not a shortage of people out there ready to "tell it like it is". Which is not necessarily... Continue Reading →
"It's hard for a lot of people to completely walk away from their old lives when they step into a relationship with God. We tend to constantly remember all the bad things we've done and we deny the grace Christ extends to us. We make it about us being unworthy of such grace and love. Sometimes we make it about the impossibility of God actually wiping our slate clean and truly forgetting."
Have you ever been reading something in the Bible and thought to yourself, "what am I reading?!". No? Just me? This is why it is so vitally important that before we begin reading the Word of God, the diary He has blessed us with reading daily in the comfort of our homes, we must pray.... Continue Reading →
I don't know how many times I've heard people say that because someone is a Christian then they shouldn't feel certain things anymore. Like if being a Christian exempts us from hurt, from the offense, from sadness. Too many people seem to have this false idea of what a Christian is like. We are to... Continue Reading →
Do you ever feel less than? Unworthy of doing the things you feel in your heart to do? Do you ever think of yourself as crazy or silly for even thinking you were capable of dreaming such things? Like the person you have in your mind is not the person everyone sees today? Like if... Continue Reading →
We have all heard of the devil. He has been talked about, taught about, preached on, and written about. As Christians he is our #1 enemy and coming into relationship with Jesus brings his attacks into the front line of battle with us. However, he is not the only reason Christians struggle. As hard as... Continue Reading →
My heart hurts for all those beautiful children out there who have parents who don't really pay them any real attention. All those kids yelling for attention, screaming for affection, crying for love. All those kids who want a parent who will hug them when they cry and listen to their hurting heart. Kids who... Continue Reading →
I think it is so amazing how the Holy Spirit is constantly speaking to our hearts. It is something that is easy to overlook and not even know its happening. God gives us clues, He sends signs and help to our rescue. The question here is are you intuned? Do you believe in coincidences? I... Continue Reading →
I end this relationship series discussing the main reason we struggle in our walk to righteousness; ourselves. What kind of relationship do you have with yourself? I know this subject is big business in today's day; 'self-help, self-love, minds-eye-visualization to a better you'. We read books about how to love ourselves better, how to talk... Continue Reading →
I know a lot of people who get so confused and apprehensive with this word, sin, what is sin? Anything and everything that goes against the life God has planned for you to walk in. I heard on a podcast the other day mention something that really got my mind turning, "what if when we... Continue Reading →
PRAYER I know far too often people make prayer out to be this big intricate spectacle when really it's simply you talking with God. A Conversation What do we usually do when we find ourselves in a dramatic or stressful situation? We call a close friend or our spouse and begin to lay it out... Continue Reading →
Have you ever notice that the people who argue the Bible the most are usually ones who have never read it..? It's become such a popular trend to question the validity of the Word and its accuracy. These are understandable things to have questions about. The thing that changes it from a reasonable question to... Continue Reading →