The Fall: Has God Not Supplied All Your Needs?

The Fall: Eve Believed God Had Not Supplied All Her Needs The Fall You may not see it today but one day you will, hopefully. We are the children of Abraham, and Abraham is the child of Adam and Eve. Like Adam and Eve, we too are disobedient, ungrateful and believe that God is holding on to something we deserve or are entitled too? 3 Now the serpent was more crafty than any of the…

"The Fall: Has God Not Supplied All Your Needs?"

PRAY TO GOD: IF NOT NOW WHEN?

 Does God promise to not give us more than we can handle? I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world, you will have tribulation. But take heart; I have overcome the world.”John 16: 3 If you are like me you need prayer today, and may be asking the Lord,”if not now when?” Should you find yourself there pray to God. Do not be ashamed to admit…

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Stop Asking People Why They Keep Hurting You

“The day you run out of patience, energy or time, for people who work overtime  manufacturing  drama, designed to intentionally disrupt one’s inner peace, is the day you begin to please God.” It is also the day you stop asking why they keep hurting you, saying mean things or treating you bad. Now ask yourself, “why do I let them?” Take comfort knowing that because God does not expect you to give anybody permission to…

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Rejection

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Therefore, anyone who rejects this instruction does not reject a human being but God, the very God who gives you his Holy Spirit. 1 Thessalonians 4:8 No matter how emotionally intact you are rejection has the power to shatter your life, if you are not grounded in the Lord. Rejection can occur in many ways. You can experience it in your professional life, personal life and even in your spiritual…

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Sex Trafficking: Another Weapon Used In Modern-day Spiritual Warfare

Spiritual Warfare…Sex Trafficking? Taboo to most, tragic for some.  How many times have you heard Christian leaders talk about it? Do you even know what it is?  Human trafficking incidents in the U.S. have been increasingly disturbing, responsible for physically violating and abusing children and young adults all over the U.S.  Several years ago a New York Times article signaled Chicago as fast becoming the “national hub of human trafficking.”  The Cook County State Attorney’s Office…

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ABUSE: 10 CLUES YOU ARE AN ABUSED WOMAN

Don’t be embarrassed about not knowing if you are in an abusive relationship. You are not alone. Unfortunately, sometimes we accept unacceptable behavior for so ling, it starts to feel normal. And let me get this out here now; Christian women get abused by so-called Christian men too. This post is not about the world and how it’s men treat their women, as mush as it’ s about how proclaimed men of God treat their…

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YOUR WORDS CAN HURT OR HEAL IT’S UP TO YOU

Re-post from March 5, 2014 Let the words of my mouth, and the meditation of my heart be acceptable in God‘s sight.  Lord teach me how to serve thee. These words are from a gospel song, but they resonate in my heart. Sometimes when my behavior doesn’t show who I proclaim to be, my conscience bother’s me, nudging me to redirect myself. At some point God expects us to move on from the role of…

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Church Hurt Part 1.

Out of nowhere it seems, the song “Make Me Over, by Tonex and the Peculiar People, came to my mind. It’s title alone is convicting, “make me over,” not somebody else, me! I had sat in front of my computer this morning, thinking about how to jump-start the next phase of my assignment in my journey with the Lord, when I realized I still needed practice and preparation. Basically, I’m not truly free from some…

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Today My Baby Sister Died

Right about now I’ve got all kinds of questions about life and loss. One is; “what’s so good about goodbye?” Goodbye’s never seem to end well. They sound so final and absolute. A few weeks ago I got the flu; and I procrastinated for weeks and failed to get a flu shot. Needless to say, not getting one led to regret. I got so sick I couldn’t eat, sleep or blog. Basically I was bedridden…

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