My father fought in WW2 and survived severe physical injuries, but he carried the mental torment of the horrors he endured to his grave. He told us stories that even Hollywood couldn't dream up, and it's only because of God that he could live an almost normal life. Most of us really have no idea … Continue reading Lest We Forget
It's easy to get discouraged and even depressed when we take our eyes off God and focus on our problems. But as Christians, we must remember that God is greater than our problems, and there is nothing impossible to Him. The devil shouts loud and grabs our attention, and can defeat us out of our … Continue reading Lift Your Head
God does hear and answer our prayers! Sometimes, we don't get what we ask for, but we must remember that we only see our own issues, whereas God sees the whole picture. We need to learn to trust Him and accept the answer He gives us because He loves us, and His grace is all … Continue reading Daily Grace
God's laws are being changed to suit the lifestyles of this modern world. Many Christians accept the changes and assume that God is okay with them because government AND Christian leaders make the changes. But God does not change, and He is not okay with this! As followers of Jesus, we have to do that—FOLLOW … Continue reading Knowing Right from Wrong
Why would God tell us to show love towards worldly people who are disrespectful and rude to us, or treat us poorly and even mock God? It's because they are people just like us, but they're trapped in the devil's clutches and can't see that the only way out is through Jesus! So, when we … Continue reading Loving Those Who Mock Us
There is so much going on around us in the spiritual realm that we'll never know about until we get to Heaven. When we belonged to the world, we were open to everything the devil could throw at us and we had no one to stand in the gap and fight for us. But Jesus … Continue reading We Have the Victory!
Jesus told us to give our burdens to Him! He is our Lord and greater than the god of this world because He defeated that devil at the cross. Jesus is the One who will give us the victory through all of our issues when we give them to Him, and He'll fill us with … Continue reading Rejoice in His Care!
People who don't know Jesus find it hard to imagine that He exists or that He could possibly love us, considering the evil and chaotic world we live in. But God DOES love each one of us! We are not here by accident—we are His creation! God made a perfect world and the devil corrupted … Continue reading God’s Love is True!
Fear is a powerful tool that the devil uses to control and destroy people. When we allow our circumstances to overwhelm us, follow the fake news, and listen to those running in fear, we begin to accept the evil reports and become afraid. But Jesus told us NOT to be afraid of what the devil … Continue reading Overcoming Fear!
The Bible is God's instruction manual for believers! It's filled with His promises to take care of us when we seek His wisdom, knowledge, and instructions daily. We're told in 2 Timothy 2:15 to study the Scriptures. This isn't a suggestion—this is a command! It's only by studying and getting God's truth into our minds … Continue reading In Times of Diversity
Many of us have either gone through or are currently experiencing a time of stress, pain, or sorrow, and it's hard to see that anything good would come from it. When we face these turbulent times, we have to go to God, surrender our situation to Him, and ask for His complete healing and restoration. … Continue reading Seasons Have a Purpose
Many Christians believe that they should just venture out into the day and call upon God when they need Him, but they could be heading onto a path that leads to disaster. We have to follow Jesus and let Him direct us on the path that He's chosen for us. We must study the Scriptures … Continue reading The Path We Walk
As Christians, we need to look beyond our salvation and study the Scriptures to know who Jesus is and why He came down from Heaven to take our sins away. He transformed us from children of this world to children of the living God of Heaven and gave His Spirit to live in us and … Continue reading Beyond Salvation
Many people who turn from the world and accept Jesus as their Savior don't realize that Jesus also becomes their Lord. According to the Merriam Dictionary, a lord is "someone or something having power, authority, or influence; a master or ruler." When we were of this world, the devil was the authority, but as Christians, … Continue reading God Knows Best
Many people try to hide from the stresses around them through substance abuse, immorality, or idolatry, but ignorance is not bliss as it only feeds the fear. We can't change what's happening in this sinful world, but as Christians, we can be at peace and live in God's grace when we spend time in prayer … Continue reading Ignorance is NOT Bliss
As Christians, we need to stop focusing on the news media and comparing reports; it's a feat that drains us and brings fear. We have to stop worrying about the world's chaos because we know that the Bible says it will happen and that Jesus is coming soon to fix it all. We have to … Continue reading Sometimes, We Have to Stop!
King David shared many prayers with us in the Psalms. He was a man who suffered from many hardships, as well as physical pain and despair; yet, He sought God's help daily and repeatedly surrendered to the Lord to fill up with God's love, hope, peace, joy—and strength. We need to be like David, commit … Continue reading Be Like David
Some Christians believe that they shouldn't "bother God" with the little problems in their lives and then suffer because of their ignorance. God is our Heavenly Father, and He wants us to study the Scriptures to know Him so we can have a trusting relationship with Him. There is nothing so trivial that He considers … Continue reading Judging God
The seasons in our lives bring changes, and combined with new worldly mandates and values, it can seem as if there is nothing steadfast in life. But when we know Jesus as our Savior, we have confidence despite these things because we know that God does not change, nor does His Word change. Whatever God … Continue reading Confidence Despite Changes
In Proverbs 17:22, King Solomon wrote, "A merry heart does good like medicine, but a broken spirit dries the bones." This sinful world is breaking the spirit of people, stealing their joy and peace as it races towards judgment. But as Christians, we CAN be at peace AND have a merry heart when we focus on … Continue reading A Merry Heart
The world is in for a big change—and soon! Bible prophets warned us about the Great Tribulation, the time of God's judgment against sin, and most of their prophecies have been fulfilled, so we know the time is near. Apostle Paul said that Jesus would rapture the Christians out of here before the Tribulation, and … Continue reading Change IS Coming!
Don't take on the burdens of the world. Give them to God and let Him lead you through them with victory. God is good.
Sheep are dependent on their shepherd to watch over them, protect them from enemies, and provide all of their needs. They know his voice and don't look to anyone else except that shepherd. Jesus is OUR Shepherd; we are HIS flock!. He leads us, watches over us, protects us from the enemy, and provides for … Continue reading The Faithful Shepherd
The only way to get the victory through any problem is to praise God, read the Bible and get His truth in our hearts and minds, and then SPEAK THE WORD in faith. Some Christians think they have the authority to shout at the devil, but nowhere does the Bible tell us to do that. … Continue reading Shout the Victory
We face new challenges and stresses every day, even though we're Christians, simply because we live in this sinful world. Yet, we can have confidence for a productive and joyful day when we begin each new morning with prayer and thanksgiving and study the Scriptures daily for His truth and wisdom. When we ask God … Continue reading Stay Confident