Luke 7:13 (NLT), "When the Lord saw her, his heart overflowed with compassion. “Don’t cry!” he said." In this story in the book of Luke, a widow had lost her only son. The funeral was in progress when Jesus saw her. He ended up walking over to the coffin, touching it, and speaking to the… Continue reading Don’t Cry!
Romans 8:1-2 (NLT), “So now there is no condemnation for those who belong to Christ Jesus. And because you belong to him, the power of the life-giving Spirit has freed you from the power of sin that leads to death.” Last week I wrote about the dangers of sin, the power of the cross, and how sin… Continue reading But the Gift of God is Eternal Life (part 2)
HE FIRST LOVED US, (1 John 4:19). Happy Valentine's Day!
Romans 6:23(NLT), “For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life through Christ Jesus our Lord.” When we’re in Christ sin no longer has dominion over us. We may struggle with certain sins, but that struggle does not define who we are because through the blood of Christ… Continue reading But the Gift of God is Eternal Life (part 1)
Father, Thank you for allowing us to see this day. We pray that You will show us how to trust You, even when we do not understand what is going on. Learning to trust You is not always easy, but it is something that develops as our relationship with You grows. As we trust You,… Continue reading Prayer to Trust God
Psalm 117:1-2(NIV) Praise the Lord, all you nations! Extol him, all you peoples! For great is his love toward us, and the faithfulness of the Lord endures forever. Praise the Lord! Diversity. That’s one of the best words that I can think of to describe Miami. Stepping into the Miami culture has definitely had its… Continue reading Celebrating Black History Month! Love, Pride, Strength & Family
Psalm 27:14 (KJV) “Wait on the Lord: be of good courage, and he shall strengthen thine heart: wait, I say, on the Lord.” Can you think back to a time or perhaps even multiple times in your life where you had to wait on God to work things out for you? You had to keep… Continue reading Waiting on God Makes Us Strong