Yearly Archives: 2016

No excuses!

No excuses!

Proverbs 10:4 Lazy hands make for poverty, but diligent hands bring wealth… It’s a Monday after a long Thanksgiving weekend… We’re just coming out of our turkey comas when all of a sudden we are being tempted by something called ‘Cyber-Monday’ that can make us even less productive at work and put us in more ... Read More
 
He is here for everyone!

He is here for everyone!

Isaiah 65:1 “I revealed myself to those who did not ask for me; I was found by those who did not seek me. To a nation that did not call on my name, I said, ‘Here am I, here am I.’… God is not just my God, or a God for a special group, or a ... Read More
 
Who are you going to serve today?

Who are you going to serve today?

Isaiah 58:7 Is it not to share your food with the hungry and to provide the poor wanderer with shelter— when you see the naked, to clothe them, and not to turn away from your own flesh and blood? Everyday opportunities come and go. Opportunities that are self serving and ones that can make an impact for ... Read More
 
Vote… Then PRAY!

Vote… Then PRAY!

1 Samuel 8:6-9 6 But when they said, “Give us a king to lead us,” this displeased Samuel; so he prayed to the Lord. 7 And the Lord told him: “Listen to all that the people are saying to you; it is not you they have rejected, but they have rejected me as their king. 8 As they have done from the day I brought them up ... Read More
 
Sue happy?

Sue happy?

1 Corinthians 6:6-7 6 But instead, one brother takes another to court—and this in front of unbelievers! 7 The very fact that you have lawsuits among you means you have been completely defeated already. Why not rather be wronged? Why not rather be cheated?.. Our culture is SO quick to get on the lawsuit band wagon! I just ... Read More
 
Want to prosper?

Want to prosper?

Deuteronomy 30:9-10 9 Then the Lord your God will make you most prosperous in all the work of your hands and in the fruit of your womb, the young of your livestock and the crops of your land. The Lord will again delight in you and make you prosperous, just as he delighted in your ancestors, 10 if you obey the Lord your God and ... Read More
 
Get through the storm

Get through the storm

Psalm 89:9 You rule over the surging sea: when its waves mount up, you still them… This was a prelude to Jesus calming the sea when He was with His disciples many years later. What is your surging sea? Take time to call on Him who can calm your “storms” of life! Do you know ... Read More
 
Bad motives don’t provide peace!

Bad motives don’t provide peace!

Isaiah 48:22 “There is no peace,” says the Lord, “for the wicked.” When things are done for the wrong reasons people know it… There is nothing wrong with personal gain but if it comes at the expense of others God will not provide peace. Sure the bank account may be full, but the peace account will be ... Read More
 

Moving forward!

SportsFaith Play of the day from the Ultimate Playbook! Isaiah 43:18 “Forget the former things; do not dwell on the past… Let’s say you are planning a trip. After getting everything planned and prepared and set to go you get into the car. How successful would your trip be if all you used was your ... Read More
 
Stop, Notice, Act

Stop, Notice, Act

Isaiah 42:20 You have seen many things, but you pay no attention; your ears are open, but you do not listen.”… There are miracles happening all around us but are we too consumed in work, schedules, or ourselves that we miss them? There are needs everywhere that we may have talents or gifts to make an ... Read More