Take Nothing For Granted

Several weeks ago, I was in the bank, (which I rarely go inside the bank), and witnessed the excitement of a teen girl cashing her first paycheck. When she got the cash in her hand, she proudly and excitedly exclaimed, “I did it, my first paycheck!” It reminded me how we should not take anything … Continue reading Take Nothing For Granted

God Has A Green Pasture For You

Psalm 23:2 ESV, “He makes me lie down in green pastures. He leads me beside still waters.” The color green always reminds me of freshness and growth. Knowing that the Lord’s desire is for us to lie down in green pastures, where we can be refreshed and grow, brings joy. He is our Good Shepherd … Continue reading God Has A Green Pasture For You

Step Out In His Grace

2 Corinthians 12:9 NIV, “But he said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore I will boast all the more gladly about my weaknesses, so that Christ’s power may rest on me.” This verse crossed my mind one morning while I was walking. God gave … Continue reading Step Out In His Grace

Living in God’s Goodness

I remain confident of this: I will see the goodness of the LORD in the land of the living. The words, “I will remain confident,” are an inspiration to keep walking in confidence regardless of the circumstances we are facing. The Psalmist chose to remain confident. Remaining confident in God’s goodness is a daily choice … Continue reading Living in God’s Goodness

The Upward Call in Christ Jesus

Philippians 3:13-14 ESV, “13 Brothers, I do not consider that I have made it my own. But one thing I do: forgetting what lies behind and straining forward to what lies ahead, 14 I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus.” There have been times … Continue reading The Upward Call in Christ Jesus

Stand Tall, Be Strong

1 Corinthians 16:13 NLT, “Be on guard. Stand firm in the faith. Be courageous. Be strong.” At work on Friday, when I flipped my calendar to April, there was a picture of a beautiful mountain. I felt God speaking to me, telling me that as Christians, we should be strong like a mountain. Mountains don’t … Continue reading Stand Tall, Be Strong

Refreshed and Satisfied

Jeremiah 31:25 NIV, “I will refresh the weary and satisfy the faint.” God understands that we do become weary from the daily toil of life, and this promise from Him to refresh and satisfy us is a comfort. We are constantly bombarded with the world’s ideas of satisfaction, but time with our Lord will bring … Continue reading Refreshed and Satisfied