I have always loved Hebrews 12:1-2! Wherefore seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which doth so easily beset us, and let us run with patience the race that is set before us, looking unto Jesus the author and finisherContinue reading “How Teaching Yourself the Gospel Could Make You a Better Runner”
Fear says, “Look at how far you have left.” But Faith says, “Look at how far you’ve come.” Faith is of God. Fear is of the devil. You cannot have one while you have the other. One will rule, while the other cries. Faith pleases God. Fear delights the devil. Faith consists of trusting GodContinue reading “It’s Your Choice – Faith or Fear??”
We put bridles on animals for a reason, but should you wear one in your spiritual life?
Do you have what it takes? Have you ever stood by a body of water and imagined the scene of Matthew 14 when Jesus walks on the Sea of Galilee? Have you ever thought of the gut Peter must have had to walk on water himself? Who cares if he started sinking, what about theContinue reading “Walking on Water”
The Importance of Prayer Throughout my Christian years I have gone back and forth in my prayer life. I’ve tried prayer lists on paper, lists on my phone, on an app, organized, no list at all. I’ve tried praying for 10 minutes, 15, 20, an hour. I get excited about prayer, then get bored. I’llContinue reading “Staying Hemmed and Never Getting Unraveled”
My Strength is Weakness Tuesday morning I woke up at 4:30 and had plenty of alertness! I felt so good, so awake, and so ready for the day. As I spent time with Jesus, I asked Him to teach me what it meant to rely on God’s strength instead of my own. I decided toContinue reading “Wednesday, May 6th, 2020”
All of these questions began filling my mind as I prayed about this week’s post. A few years back, God shared with me a promise that I have a hard time hoping in, a difficult time believing in, and an extremely hard time trusting Him with. I know if He said it, it must beContinue reading “Taking the Leap”