A multitude of people had gathered. Peter had preached a powerful sermon and, when they heard his words, they were “cut to the heart” and asked how they should respond. Peter answered them with “Repent and be baptized every one… Read More ›
Satan tries hard to pull down our confidence in God’s presence with us during trying times in hopes to get us to believe that God has abandoned us as well. But God draws near to the brokenhearted because he knows what it feels like to be wounded and abandoned.
To bring glory to the name of Jesus Christ in all that I do (Psa. 19:14) and go through (1 Pet. 1:7).
Today, make your mouth “a fountain of life” (Proverbs 10:11). Be “slow to speak” in general (James 1:19). Encourage more than you critique. Seek opportunities to speak kind, tenderhearted words (Ephesians 4:32). Say something affectionate to a loved one at… Read More ›
During a short break from work email and phone calls this morning I was sitting at my desk watching the steam rise from a fresh mug of coffee.
We’re all familiar with Philippians 4:13, which says “I can do all things through him who strengthens me.” For many of us, Paul’s statement has become a daily encouragement, a rallying cry to success.
The pastor at the chuch my wife and I were attending when we accepted Christ as our savior had a horrible habit of picking someone from the congregation to end the service with a word of prayer.
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It has been brought up to me many years ago that you cannot think negative thoughts when you are being thankful. This is an enormous statement with impact that can change your life in a positive and victorious manner.