A Personal Gift

As we continue looking at the Holy Spirit and the gifts He gives this week, what gift or gifts have you been blessed with? If you are curious, there are a variety of test you can take. However, I recommend you talk with your pastor or spiritual leader for guidance regarding which one you use.Continue reading “A Personal Gift”

Peace Through Love

Yesterday, we covered some peace principles. Today, we continue that discussion as Paul provides those same principles in simpler terms. As he is writing to the church in Colossae, he gives them (and us) a rapid-fire lesson on how to live as Christians. In Colossians 3:1-17, Paul rattles off a series of reasons for usContinue reading “Peace Through Love”

Peace Principles

Are you a checklist type of person? Ever wonder what you need to do to achieve peace? Would you like to have a list of things you can do to realize peace in your life? Do you know there are principles and practices you can use to acquire peace? Some of us are checklist people.Continue reading “Peace Principles”

Living Water

Have you ever been so thirsty it seemed you had cotton in your mouth? Have you been so thirsty you could hardly speak? Did your throat feel like the Sahara Desert? Is your soul thirsty today? We all get thirsty from time-to-time. There may even be times when we have nothing to drink for aContinue reading “Living Water”

One

How many bosses do you have? Do you have multiple bosses? Do you have a boss, who has a boss, who has a boss? Is it confusing at times wondering what will be the next thing to come down the chain of command? Is it frustrating? We all have bosses. Some are very apparent andContinue reading “One”

Strong Foundation

Do you wonder what God wants you to do? Have you ever tried to get to the root answer to that question? Would you like to know the central answer from which all other answers build on? When we take a serious look at life, we often look at our current position and how weContinue reading “Strong Foundation”

Foolishness for Wisdom

Do you keep up with all the current events? Are you continually checking the news? Do you continually seek higher education? Do you go above and beyond to prove you are the smartest person in the room? Do you know it is all futile? We all seek to keep up with current events to someContinue reading “Foolishness for Wisdom”

Include God

Are you looking for fulfillment? Do you long for a full life? Do you feel as though there is something missing in your life? Would you like to be made whole? Do you want to rise above the riffraff? Are you willing to accept the answer? By nature, we are all seekers. We seek toContinue reading “Include God”

Rivers of Life

Many of us have watched a young child play and made a comment about their boundless energy. It seems children never tire. Yet, when we observe them over the course of the day, we see them eventually wear down. In some cases, they simply collapse somewhere for a nap. How would you like to haveContinue reading “Rivers of Life”

Knowing Jesus

Do you know who Jesus is? Have you heard about Him but not quite fully understand? Have you seen pictures painted by artists? How likely do you think they capture His likeness? Does His likeness really matter? What do you think is most important to know about Jesus? We have heard of God and Jesus.Continue reading “Knowing Jesus”