Today’s Spoken Word: “fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.” Isaiah 41:10 Believe this ~Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into a friend~ Martin Luther King Jr."Today’s Spoken Word"
“Be still, and know that I am God!” (Psalm 46:10, NLT). One of my favorite scriptures in the bible is Psalm 46:10. My late mother often recited this verse when she felt overwhelmed or moved to share her wisdom on the subject of being discontent. Mother would say “sometimes you just need to be still, let go and let God.” It seems that every time I heard her say this, I was going through something. Clarity was out of…"Be Still and Know that I am God"
Protecting values and thoughts is a big job these days considering the amount of garbage waiting to distort them. Sadly, over the years I’ve seen more and more evidence of “the blind leading the blind.” Those who lead seem to have various but questionable ideas that falsely suggest people have the power to determine their own destiny. Right out the gate believer’s should take issue with that perception but many do not. If you do…"GOD IS NOT PART OF A LIFE HE’S NOT NECESSARY IN"
14knowing that He who raised the Lord Jesus will raise us also with Jesus and will present us with you. 15For all things are for your sakes, so that the grace which is spreading to more and more people may cause the giving of thanks to abound to the glory of God. 16Therefore we do not lose heart, but though our outer man is decaying, yet our inner man is being renewed day by day.……"Happy Thanksgiving"
[sell_downloads] Blaming the poor for their circumstances is nothing new. Actually it’s easier than searching ourselves, “those more fortunate. “American’s should accept responsibility for this epic disgrace.” “Poor people make rich people richer, that’s why they will always be among us” ? Credit below: New Republic Elliot Berkman When considering poverty, our national conversation tends to overlook systemic causes. Instead, we often blame the poor for their poverty. Commentators echo the claim that people are poor…"Are Poor People Just Bad Planners?"
“And I am convinced that nothing can ever separate us from God’s love. Neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither our fears for today nor our worries about tomorrow—not even the powers of hell can separate us from God’s love.” Romans 8: 38-39 Today can be as wonderful as you believe God can make it be. Can you feel it? Don’t go another minute worrying about things you have no control over. Give…"Let Nothing Separate Us From The Love of God"
God is good and for that we should be grateful. In spite of all you’ve been through, you’re here today. The Lord made it possible for you to say “if not for the grace of God, who knows where I’d be today!” For this reason the Heavenly Father charges you to take notice of His goodness. If you started off dragging a little this morning, either physically or emotionally, stop! Do an about-face…look back at…"Give God The Glory Inspite Of"