Ubuntu Prayer I am because you are...you are because I am I am the ancestor and the unborn You are the ancestor and the unborn When I fail, you fail...When you fail, I fail When I thrive, you thrive...When you thrive, I thrive Wherever I go, I carry you Wherever you go, you carry me ...continue reading "Ubuntu Prayer…"
LET ME ANOINT YOU with My Presence. I am King of Kings and Lord of lords, dwelling in unapproachable Light. When you draw near to Me, I respond by coming closer to you. As My Presence envelops you, you may feel overwhelmed by My Power and Glory. This is a form of worship: sensing your ...continue reading "Let Me Anoint You…"
I, The Creator Of The Universe, am with you and for you. What more could you need? When you feel some lack, it is because you are not connecting with Me at a deep level. I offer abundant Life; your part is to trust Me, refusing to worry about anything. It is not so much ...continue reading "Creator Of The Universe…"
The Lord's Supper is an ordinance for redeemed sinners. By receiving it we publicly declare our sense of guilt, and need of a Savior - our trust in Jesus, and our love to Him - our desire to live upon Him, and our hope to live with Him. Using it in this spirit, we shall ...continue reading "What Is The Lord’s Supper?"
When some basic need is lacking – time, energy, money – consider yourself blessed. Your very lack is an opportunity to latch onto Me in unashamed dependence. When you begin a day with inadequate resources, you must concentrate your efforts on the present moment. This is where you are meant to live – in the ...continue reading "When Some Basic Need Is Lacking…"
Keep your eyes on me not only for directions but also for empowerment. I never lead you to do something without equipping you for the task. That is why it’s so important to seek My will in everything you do. There are many burned-out Christians who think more is always better, who deem it unspiritual ...continue reading "Keep Your Eyes On Me…"
God we are blind, but you open our eyes, To see your glory revealed through your son Jesus Christ, Who died and rose again to lead us into life, God we are deaf, but you unstop our ears, To hear the power of your resurrection story, Once we were dead but now in Christ we ...continue reading "He Lives!…"
Once you fall in, you tend to go deeper and deeper into the mire. As you slide down those slippery walls, you are well on your way to depression, and the darkness is profound. Your only hope is to look up and see the Light of My Presence shining down on you. Though the Light ...continue reading "Self-Pity Is A Slimy, Bottomless Pit…"
“How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and strong. Because some day in your life you will have been all of these.” - George Washington Carver American Educator and Scientist Born 1864 ~ ...continue reading "Thought For Today…"
Paul told us that if we walk by the Spirit, we will not carry out the deeds of the flesh (Gal. 5:16). Many times this is not an easy task. The only way you can walk in the Spirit is to be conscious of God’s indwelling presence and your lack of ability. The moment you ...continue reading "Be Still and Listen…"
One aspect of Christian life is maintaining a proper perspective concerning where we have come from and where we are going spiritually. It’s not unusual for pride to slip in and cause an entire group of people to think more highly of themselves than they should. We need to remember that apart from Jesus Christ, ...continue reading "Your Christian Growth…"
I plan out each day and have it ready for you, long before you arise from bed. Instead of assessing your energy level and wondering about what’s on the road ahead, concentrate on staying in touch with Me. My power flows freely into you through our open communication. Refuse to waste energy worrying, and you ...continue reading "I Am Your Strength And Shield…"
Even though intimacy with God involves a journey that takes place over a lifetime, the Bible teaches that there is never a time when God is unaware of you, He knows all about you-all the good and all the bad-and His love for you remains infinitely the same. Salvation is just the beginning of a ...continue reading "Intimacy with God…"