Category Archives: Spiritual Growth/Renewal

No Ordinary Blood

For God was pleased to have all his fullness dwell in him, and through him to reconcile to himself all things, whether things on earth or things in heaven, by making peace through his blood, shed on the cross.  – … Continue reading

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Too Busy Not to Pray

…The earnest (heartfelt, continued) prayer of a righteous man makes tremendous power available [dynamic in its working]. — James 5:16 (AMPC) Are you too busy to take time to sit before God to pray before embarking on your day? Perhaps … Continue reading

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Moving Past the Pain

I assure you, most solemnly I tell you, Unless a grain of wheat falls into the earth and dies, it remains [just one grain; it never becomes more but lives] by itself alone. But if it dies, it produces many … Continue reading

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Dare to Believe

So is my word that goes out from my mouth: It will not return to me empty, but will accomplish what I desire and achieve the purpose for which I sent it. – Isaiah 55:11 (NIV) And we know that … Continue reading

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Revenge

Dear friends, never take revenge. Leave that to the righteous anger of God. For the Scriptures say, “I will take revenge; I will pay them back,” says the LORD. – Romans 12:19 (NLT) At times, do you find your thoughts … Continue reading

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Faith Makes Hope Float

Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see. – Hebrews 11:1 (NIV) Do you feel as though you’re in a perpetual holding pattern at this time in life? Perhaps God has … Continue reading

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Heeding God’s Still Small Voice

Then the Lord said to Joshua, “See, I have delivered Jericho into your hands, along with its king and its fighting men. March around the city once with all the armed men. Do this for six days. Have seven priests … Continue reading

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Overcoming Mediocrity

And now may the God of peace, who brought again from the dead our Lord Jesus, equip you with all you need for doing his will. May he who became the great Shepherd of the sheep by an everlasting agreement … Continue reading

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Is Your Life a Success Story?

When David’s time to die approached, he charged his son Solomon, saying, “I’m about to go the way of all the earth, but you—be strong; show what you’re made of! Do what God tells you. Walk in the paths he … Continue reading

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Allowing the Sinful Nature to be the Boss of You?

I don’t really understand myself, for I want to do what is right, but I don’t do it. Instead, I do what I hate. But if I know that what I am doing is wrong, this shows that I agree … Continue reading

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