Advent, Christmas

For Christmas Give Hope

    I got to thinking about the Twelve Days of Christmas and I thought that what I want my true love to give to me is just what God gave us that first Christmas morning.  He gave Himself so that we could experience the gift of Christmas all three hundred and sixty-five (or six)… Continue reading For Christmas Give Hope

Faith, Jesus Throughout Scripture

Jesus Throughout Scripture: {Joshua 1:1-11}

What's In A Name This week we will look at the book of Joshua. The name Joshua actually means "The LORD is salvation." In the book of Joshua, Joshua is raised up as a leader among the Israelites to go and conquer the Promised Land. Read Joshua 1:1-11. Unite and Conquer Just as Joshua was… Continue reading Jesus Throughout Scripture: {Joshua 1:1-11}

Faith, Heart Strings

Facing Fear on the Way to Your Promised Land

An Invitation to Live The waves at the ocean look inviting when it is one hundred degrees on the sandy beach.  However, as I got up to join my family splashing in the waves, I got a sinking feeling I am all too familiar with.  Fear.  It crawls up and threatens to choke out all… Continue reading Facing Fear on the Way to Your Promised Land

Front Lines of the Mind, Renewing the Mind, Righteousness, Spiritual Warfare

Strengthening the Front Lines of the Mind{Eleven: Conviction vs. Condemnation}

Have you ever thought about our court system versus God's court system?  It can really open your eyes to the understanding of the difference between conviction and condemnation.  The enemy wants to steal our understanding of righteousness. Our Court vs. the Royal Courts of Heaven Our court system involves the judge, the jury, the lawyers,… Continue reading Strengthening the Front Lines of the Mind{Eleven: Conviction vs. Condemnation}

Fighting the Good Fight, Front Lines of the Mind, Prayer, Spiritual Warfare

Strengthening the Front Lines of the Mind{Nine: Prayer}

Power in Prayer When I say there is power in prayer what comes to mind? Where do your thoughts go to? Even the word prayer turns our thoughts toward God. This is why prayer is powerful.  It is how we call on the power of God in every circumstance. Lord Teach Us to Pray One day… Continue reading Strengthening the Front Lines of the Mind{Nine: Prayer}