Shift Your Focus

“Why are you discussing the fact that you have no bread?” — Mark 8:17   “Is the glass half empty or half full?” If you were sitting in a restaurant enjoying your meal, the waiter or waitress would perceive your glass as half-empty and immediately fill it to the ream Read more…

Take a Licking and Keep on Ticking

“But we have this treasure in earthen vessels, that the excellence of the power may be of God and not of us. 8 We are hard-pressed on every side, yet not crushed; we are perplexed, but not in despair; 9 persecuted, but not forsaken; struck down, but not destroyed— 10 always carrying about in the body the dying of the Lord Jesus, that Read more…

It Takes ALL That I Have

“Bless the LORD, O my soul; And all that is within me, bless His holy name!” — Psalm 103:1, NKJV   I’m sure you’ve heard the expression, “Give it all you’ve got.” Or “You’ve got to give it all you got.” If so, then that’s precisely what David is implying Read more…

Commute and Commune

“Enoch walked with God, and he was not, for God took him.” – Genesis 5:24, ESV   Do you have a special place designated for meeting with God – a place where you can still away and share your concerns and express your thoughts? Often, when driving to work, I Read more…

What Are You Thankful For?

Oh, that men would give thanks to the Lord for His goodness, and for His wonderful works to the children of men! — Psalm 107:8, NKJV   Oh, that men would give thanks to the Lord for His goodness… Thursday, November 23, 2023, is the annual national holiday Thanksgiving Day in the United States. It is a day when Read more…

But Where Are The Nine?

“And one of them, when he saw that he was healed, returned, and with a loud voice glorified God, and fell down on his face at His feet, giving Him thanks. And he was a Samaritan.” (Luke 17:15-16, NKJV)   Have you ever been there for someone who was in a desperate Read more…

You Have What You Need

So, Elisha said to her, “What shall I do for you? Tell me, what do you have in the house?” And she said, “Your maidservant has nothing in the house but a jar of oil.” (2 Kings 4:2, NKJV)   How many times has God impressed upon you to do Read more…