The Power of Intercessory Prayer

PART 1: Prayer that pleads with God your needs and the needs of others. 1 Timothy 2:1-5 First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for all people, 2 for kings and all who are in high positions, that we may lead a peaceful and quiet life, godly and dignified…

Cultivating a Heart of Thankfulness

Studies have shown that being thankful improves our physical and emotional health. Holding on to feelings of thankfulness boosts our immune system and increases blood supply to our heart. Daily guided exercises or the habit of keeping a weekly gratitude journal can increase our alertness, enthusiasm, and energy, and improve our sleep. People who describe…

Greatest Treasure of All

There are many treasures in this world that we can find that has value, that is of worth. But only One treasure chose to find us, He chose to become flesh and dwell among us. There is no other treasure that we must embrace not just in this holiday season but everyday. For thousands of…

STAY IN THE FIGHT

Who and what are you leaning into? That is the question. 26 Then he said, “Let me go, for the day has broken.” But Jacob said, “I will not let you go unless you bless me.” – Genesis 32:26 Maybe at times we have wrestled with God about a certain situation. We think of all the why’s….

STAY IN THE FIGHT

Life itself is not a problem to figure it out, it is a gift. And at times that priceless gift that we have received from God is going to come with a fight, a fight for your faith. At times we question of why something is happening, but we need no reasoning but to wait…

SURRENDER ALL

Surrendering is not on our weekly to do list. I know it isn’t on mine. with the hustle and bustle of life, it’s so easy to strive for success than to surrender. But for most we define success as a fulfilling and prosperous career, satisfying relationship, and a happy and productive life. God though, defines…

MARKS OF THE TRUE CHRISTIAN

PART 1 – REJOICING IN HOPE Have you ever been asked, “how is it possible to be so joyful in your situation?” or ” how are you being so patient with ___________? Paul in Romans 12 shows us what the true character of the child of God has. A character of hope, a character of…

GUARD THE ANOINTING.

When you value something, you protect it, you cherish it, and you guard it. Do you look at it this way about the anointing? What is the anointing? Why should I guard this anointing? And how to preserve what God has given us will be answered. First off, the gifts that God has given to…

3 Keys to Living the Right Life

Key #3 to living the right life We can live a life and live it wrong or live it right. #1 THE RIGHT ATMOSPHERE # 2 THE RIGHT ENERGY SOURCE #3  THE RIGHT INFORMATION WE CAN’T LISTEN TO JUNK AND SEE A ROSE GARDEN. WHAT WE TAKE IN DETERMINES WHAT WE SEE. IF WE GET…

3 Keys To Living the Right Life

We can live a life and live it wrong or live it right. If you want to live the right life… 1. The right atmosphere – creating the right atmosphere with praise. 2. The right energy source – The power of the Holy Spirit If you’re fighting the flesh with the flesh you’re not going…

Ever After Me

I find myself speechless at times when I think about the love of the Father, the reckless, fanatical all consuming father who was there before it all was made, or created. Bible says that He knew us even before we were conceived. He knows the plans, He has the blueprints to our lives and by…

3 Keys to Living the Right Life

KEY #1 Do you ever wonder if you’re living the right life? In Proverbs it talks about a way that seems right to a man but in the end it will lead to destruction. That’s the price we pay if we go our own way. But Jesus says in John 14:6 “6 Jesus said to him, “I…

Purpose of His Presence

There is nothing like going on vacation to see those who you haven’t seen in such a long time. Knowing the activities and adventures that you will embark on are priceless. The time that you will spend together laughing, maybe crying about stories that you have experienced in the past are priceless. Maybe it’s just…

Choosing to Worship

Psalms 103:1-4 “Bless the Lord, O my soul,    and all that is within me,    bless his holy name!2 Bless the Lord, O my soul,    and forget not all his benefits,3 who forgives all your iniquity,    who heals all your diseases,4 who redeems your life from the pit,    who crowns you with steadfast love and mercy, David knew the grace and deliverance of God many times. In these 4 verses we…

REST UNDER GOD’S WING

You may feel free and peaceful one day, then the next day life happens. Someone hurts your feelings. Satan sets you up to steal your joy. Your feelings lie to you. Life happens, and you have to get adjusted again. To continually guard against the fiery darts of the enemy, you will have to renew…