Fight Through the Crowd

Finally, be strong in the Lord and in the strength of his might. Put on the whole armor of God , that you may be able to stand against the schemes of the devil. For we do not wrestle against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the cosmic powers over … Continue reading

Talking with God

Matthew 6:1“Beware of practicing your righteousness before other people in order to be seen by them, for then you will have no reward from your Father who is in heaven.2 “Thus, when you give to the needy, sound no trumpet before you, as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and in the streets, that they may be praised by … Continue reading

Save Me From Me

Matthew 3:17 From that time Jesus began to [g]preach and say, “Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.” Mark 1:15 And saying, The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God is at hand: repent ye, and believe the gospel. Often times when we become Christians we are encouraged to repent of our sins.  Actually, it is a must … Continue reading

Press In

Matthew 6:6-8 But when you pray, go into your room, close the door and pray to your Father, who is unseen. Then your Father, who sees what is done in secret, will reward you. And when you pray, do not keep on babbling like pagans, for they think they will be heard because of their … Continue reading

Is it How or What you Ask?

James 4:3 When you ask, you do not receive, because you ask with wrong motives, that you may spend what you get on your pleasures. We have been told that “faith” is the key to a successful prayer life.  We have been told that it will unlock an abundant life of prosperity.  So we go out … Continue reading

A Heart of Thanksgiving

The Pharisee and the Tax Collector Luke 18:9-14 9 He also told this parable to some who trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and treated others with contempt: 10 “Two men went up into the temple to pray, one a Pharisee and the other a tax collector. 11 The Pharisee, standing by himself, prayed  … Continue reading

Prayer for Integrity

I pray Lord God for biblical integrity amongst ministers. In that men of God would study and not just Google word topics, using one line scriptures out of context.  Doing so just because the word that they have focused on appears there.  I pray that ministers would no longer fear losing membership thus cutting their … Continue reading

Father Forgive Us

My gracious and heavenly Father, Forgive us Lord for we have grieved your Holy Spirit and profaned your hallowed name.   We honor you with lip service while our hearts are as far from you as the east is from west.  We call upon you daily for blessings and ignore your commandments.  We have such high demands on you … Continue reading

This is Not a Toy

Matthew 5 29If your right eye causes you to sin, gouge it out and throw it away. It is better for you to lose one part of your body than for your whole body to be thrown into hell. 30And if your right hand causes you to sin, cut it off and throw it away. It … Continue reading

Speak

Just a few thoughts…. Contentment is godliness; covetousness leads to idolatry  Do the thing you fear the most, and the death of fear is certain. Proverbs 28:1The wicked flee when no one is pursuing, but the righteous are bold as a lion.  How can the box take the diamonds glory? yet clay vessels steal God‘s … Continue reading