What is Your Why?

Proverbs 19:21 There are many plans in a man’s heart, Nevertherless the Lord’s Counsel – that will stand.  You know there are many reasons to get out of the bed in the morning for us all. For some it’s because hunger has set in and we need breakfast, our first of many meals for the day. ForContinue reading “What is Your Why?”

The Heart of Man

Proverbs 20:5 Counsel in the heart of man is like deep water, But a man of understanding will draw it out.  As I look back over my life, I can see the pain of my childhood and how it continues to follow me to this present day. However, it is not just me and yet everyone. Currently, I amContinue reading “The Heart of Man”

Lord Help Me to Stop Moaning and Groaning

Romans 8:22-27 verse 26 Saints do you know we all moan and groan? That we moan when we open our mouths to complain. We groan even when we have sat down for a while and go to get up. We moan when things do not go the way we think they should. We groan whenContinue reading “Lord Help Me to Stop Moaning and Groaning”

Fullness of Joy

Psalm 16:11 You will show me the path of life; In Your presence is fullness of joy; At Your right hand are pleasures forevermore.  God will show us the path of life.  Show – be, allow, or cause to be visible  Path – a way or track laid down for walking or made by continual treading   Life – FunctionalContinue reading “Fullness of Joy”

Say Yes to the Heavenly Man

I Corinthians 15: 42-44 So also is the resurrection of the dead. The body is sown in corruption, it is raised in incorruption. It is sown in dishonor, it is raised in glory. It is sown in weakness, it is raised in power. It is sown a natural body, it is raised a spiritual body. There is a natural body, and there isContinue reading “Say Yes to the Heavenly Man”

Calamities & Refuge

Calamities & Refuge  Psalm 57:1 Be merciful unto me, O God, be merciful unto me: for my soul trusteth in thee; yea, in the shadow of thy wings will I make my refuge, until theses calamities be overpast.  Calamites are trials of life’s journey. However, refuge in a King allows us to continue, by providing resilience in the middle ofContinue reading “Calamities & Refuge”

Land of the Living

Psalm 116: 8 & 9 For You have delivered my soul from death, My eyes from tears, And my feet from falling, I will walk before the Lord In the land of the living.  Our Father has called for us to live. He has called for us to live the abundant life that He promises in His word. TheContinue reading “Land of the Living”

Why Do You Strike Me?

John 18:22, 23 And when He has said these things, one of the officers who stood by struck Jesus with the palm of his hand, saying, “Do You answer the high priest like that?” Jesus answered him, “If I have spoken evil, bear witness of the evil; but if well, why do you strike Me?”  HaveContinue reading “Why Do You Strike Me?”

Crown of Life

James 1: 12 Blessed is the man who endures temptation; for when he has been approved, he will receive the crown of life which the Lord has promised to those who love Him.  When I think of a crown, I see a king or queen with an adornment on their head. What I see isContinue reading “Crown of Life”

Thoughts, Ways, Heavens and Earth

Isiah 55: 8 & 9 “For My thoughts are not your thoughts, Nor are your ways My ways”, says the Lord. “For as the heavens are higher than the earth, So are My ways higher than your ways, And My thoughts than your thoughts.  They all work together – thoughts, ways, heavens and earth. Thoughts in our mind help to define whatContinue reading “Thoughts, Ways, Heavens and Earth”