Plans Executed

How far into the future do you plan? Are you planning for retirement decades in advance? Are you planning your summer vacation in January? Do you plan your weekend activities on Monday? Do you plan out each plan? Many people have short-term, mid-range, and long-range plans. Some will plan each day with meticulous care. ThereContinue reading “Plans Executed”

Eternal Joy

Are you happy today? Is happiness a key contributor to your attitude? Do you experience joy in your life? Do you think of joy and happiness as being the same? What is the source of your joy? Have you spent time thinking about it? Most people in this world desire to experience happiness in theirContinue reading “Eternal Joy”

Hope of Advent

Thanksgiving is over and Christmas is on its way. The scramble to get bargains is on. Finishing off the shopping list is top priority. After all, most of us have already had our Christmas decorations up for a couple weeks. For many Christians it is also the time for our tradition of Advent. Advent isContinue reading “Hope of Advent”

Forever Reign

Do you want to live forever? Would you like to reign with Christ? Are you willing to follow Him faithfully? Will you give up yourself for Him? Do you know He gave Himself up for you? We often revere those people who are willing to give themselves up for their friends. We recently honored veteransContinue reading “Forever Reign”

Overwhelming Odds

Have you ever felt completely over matched? Have you been outnumbered? How did you feel? Were you afraid? Did you feel as though there was no way out? Were you thinking your time was up? We have all faced big tasks in our lives. Some of us have faced overwhelming odds. We may have overcomeContinue reading “Overwhelming Odds”

Watch God Work

What obstacles do you face today? Are there enemies who are looking to destroy you? Do you have a mountain to climb? Are you facing a major test? Are you hoping help will arrive soon? Have you thought of being still? We face many challenges throughout our lives. Someone is facing an uphill battle today.Continue reading “Watch God Work”

Who Is Number One?

What motivates you? Is it setting goals? Is it seeking notoriety? Are you trying to do better for your family? Do you strive to increases your pay? Why? What is your motive? Is it out of selfishness or to fulfill God’s plan for your life? Our culture is driven by getting more. More for ourselves.Continue reading “Who Is Number One?”

Love Through Obedience

Do you love? How do you know if you love someone? Do you love Jesus? How do you know if you love Him? Do you know that He stated there is a litmus test for your love for Him? We most often think of love as an emotion. We think of love as a feeling.Continue reading “Love Through Obedience”

Soar Like Eagles

Are you looking to soar, but feel worn out? Do you long to regain your strength, but feel as though it is lost forever? Would you like to increase your endurance, but think you are too old? Are you looking for someone or something to energize you? We all face times in our lives whenContinue reading “Soar Like Eagles”

Waiting is Worthwhile

How well do you wait? Do you wait on a purchase until you have saved the money for it? Are you anxious for special days to arrive? Do you rush through a task you have been assigned in order to do something you want? Patience is a trait many of us lack. As one sayingContinue reading “Waiting is Worthwhile”