Trust in the Lord

We live in an uncertain world where things can change from moment to moment with little to no notice. You can go to work in the morning and are laid off that afternoon.  You can be married today and separated or divorced next year.  The economy fluctuates impacting our retirement plans. A beloved politician can back policies, negatively affecting […]

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Demonstration of His Love

Think about someone who has betrayed or abandoned you, someone who has hurt you deeply.  Do you have that person in your mind?  No?  Ok, I’ll wait…… Ok, do you have them in your mind now?  Ok, now imagine kneeling before that person and washing their feet.  Go ahead – imagine it.  Could you wash […]

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5 Scriptures to Combat Envy and Covetousness

My daughter said something interesting to me a few years ago.  She wondered since one of my cousins and one of my good friends opened stores, why I didn’t open one as well. I said, “Charis, that’s God’s will for their lives.  It isn’t His will, nor my desire, for mine.” The conversation made me […]

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Shake It Off

Week 25 of the Overcomer’s Blog Series “And he shook off the beast into the fire, and felt no harm,” (Acts 28:5). Paul and some other prisoners were sailing to Rome when, “…a tempestuous wind, called Euroclydon,”(Acts 27:14) arose and the ship eventually ran aground.  Everyone made it safely off the ship onto the island […]

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Cast Your Cares

Week 24 of the Overcomer’s Blog Series “Casting all your care upon Him; for He careth for you,” (1 Peter 5:7).   God is concerned about you.  He cares about what happens to you.  He cares what people say about you.  He cares about the trouble you’re in.  He cares about every tear you shed.  […]

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