Proverbs 28:2 NLT, “When there is moral rot within a nation, its government topples easily. But wise and knowledgeable leaders bring stability.” Moral rot is widespread. Morals have drifted far from the hearts of many and have been replaced with self gratification. Ungodly desires for control, money, possessions, and sexual perversion have saturated our world. … Continue reading Pray for Leaders Worldwide
Psalm 28:7 NLT, ”The LORD is my strength and shield. I trust him with all my heart. He helps me, and my heart is filled with joy. I burst out in songs of thanksgiving.” Dear Father, Thank you for allowing us to see this new week. Thank you for your presence with us. Please give … Continue reading Blessings Upon Your Week
Proverbs 24:17-18 NLT, “17 Don’t rejoice when your enemies fall; don’t be happy when they stumble. 18 For the Lord will be displeased with you and will turn his anger away from them.” One of the best things we can do for an enemy is to pray for them. Rejoicing when we see others fall … Continue reading Pray for Your Enemies
Proverbs 18:17, NIV, “In a lawsuit the first to speak seems right, until someone comes forward and cross-examines.” It can be easy to form an opinion when we hear one side of a story, but if there are two people involved, that means there are two stories involved. Therefore, we must be careful not to … Continue reading Two Sides
Proverbs 11:13 NIV, “A gossip betrays a confidence, but a trustworthy person keeps a secret.” It’s a blessing when God places trustworthy people in our lives who can keep a secret. Many individuals have been hurt because of people who betrayed them by gossiping. Gossip ruins reputations and destroys relationships. As children of God, one … Continue reading Are you trustworthy?
Whatever season of life we are in, as Christians, we are called to be people who exemplify Christ like love, character, and service to God and others. In doing so, we become people who are set apart, people who shine in the darkness, people who, “lead like Jesus”. I decided to start these, “Lead Like … Continue reading Lead Like Jesus: Standing Before the King
Hebrews 11:1 NIV, “Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see.” I remember some years ago, I was making a copy on the copier machine at work. When I went to grab the copy off the machine, the paper was blank. I held the paper up … Continue reading Now Faith Is…