Try Something New Tuesday – The Use of Gentle Language

“Those who consider themselves religious and yet do not keep a tight rein on their tongues deceive themselves, and their religion is worthless.” ‭‭James‬ ‭1:26‬ ‭NIV‬‬ Happy Tuesday!  It’s a great time to try something new! This morning I am very mindful of the events of September 11th, 2001.  Most Americans remember what they were doing…

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Forgiveness Thursday – 490 Times? Really?

Then Peter came to Jesus and asked, “Lord, how many times shall I forgive my brother or sister who sins against me? Up to seven times?” Jesus answered, “I tell you, not seven times, but seventy-seven times.” ‭‭Matthew‬ ‭18:21-22‬ ‭NIV‬‬ Good morning and happy Thursday.  It’s a great time to forgive others and yourself. Are…

Spread the Love Friday – How Do You Live Your Life?

We justify our actions by appearances; GOD examines our motives. Clean living before God and justice with our neighbors mean far more to GOD than religious performance. Arrogance and pride—distinguishing marks in the wicked— are just plain sin. ‭‭Proverbs‬ ‭21:2-4‬ ‭MSG‬‬ Happy Friday!  It’s a great day to spread God’s love. Have you ever considered…

Try Something New Tuesday – How Do You Treat People?

I have told you these things, so that in Me you may have [perfect] peace. In the world you have tribulation and distress and suffering, but be courageous [be confident, be undaunted, be filled with joy]; I have overcome the world. [My conquest is accomplished, My victory abiding.] ‭‭JOHN‬ ‭16:33‬ ‭AMP‬‬ Happy Tuesday!  It’s Try…

Forgiveness Thursday – New Opportunities

Be kind and helpful to one another, tender-hearted [compassionate, understanding], forgiving one another [readily and freely], just as God in Christ also forgave you. ‭‭EPHESIANS‬ ‭4:32‬ ‭AMP‬ Good Morning!  After a little more than a week of this nasty cold, I’m starting to feel better! Thank you for your prayers. The weather has been beautiful,…

Cinco De Mayo and Death

For it is by grace [God’s remarkable compassion and favor drawing you to Christ] that you have been saved [actually delivered from judgment and given eternal life] through faith. And this [salvation] is not of yourselves [not through your own effort], but it is the [undeserved, gracious] gift of God; not as a result of…

Praise the Lord Sunday – Include God in Your Giving

Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding ‭‭Proverbs‬ ‭3:5‬ ‭NIV‬‬ It’s a glorious Sunday and I hope you are enjoying your day!  Our day started nice with Church, a fellowship breakfast and Sunday School.  Today, our minister’s sermon was about being called into discipleship.  Have you ever…