Meditation Monday: Suffering Produces Perserverence

"Not only so, but we also glory in our sufferings, because we know that suffering produces perseverance; perseverance, character; and character, hope." Romans 5:3-4 Heavenly Father, although it's hard in the midst of suffering, I look back and thank you for all that I have endured. Thank You for using the trials I've faced to produce … Continue reading Meditation Monday: Suffering Produces Perserverence

Missing Someone at Christmas

Leave it to a cemetery to be the one place I can seek refuge from the scurry and stress of the holiday season. There's a sense of peacefulness here that wafts through the air. The only break in silence is the chirping of birds and a soft buzz of cars passing by. The weather is … Continue reading Missing Someone at Christmas

Discovering God’s Will For My Life

Have you noticed an impetuous search for God's perfect plan? We buy books, listen to sermons, and watch hours of video in an attempt to grasp God's intangible will. Like a sailor on a constant voyage to unearth a hidden treasure, we too are searching within a vast uncharted ocean that is God himself. We … Continue reading Discovering God’s Will For My Life

Meditation Monday: Hear My Prayer

“Bend down, O Lord, and hear my prayer; answer me, for I need your help. Protect me, for I am devoted to you. Save me, for I serve you and trust you. You are my God.” Psalms‬ ‭86:1-2‬ ‭NLT‬‬ Heavenly Father, You are my God. There is no other like you. There is no other … Continue reading Meditation Monday: Hear My Prayer

Meditation Monday – Encouragement 

“But encourage one another daily, as long as it is called “Today,” so that none of you may be hardened by sin’s deceitfulness.”‭‭Hebrews‬ ‭3:13‬ ‭NIV‬‬ Father, I thank you for encouraging me daily with your word.  Help me to be of encouragement to others and give hope to those in despair.  Help me to be … Continue reading Meditation Monday – Encouragement 

Meditation Monday – Lead Me

Teach me to do your will, for you are my God. May your gracious Spirit lead me forward on a firm footing. (‭Psalms‬ ‭143‬:‭10‬ NLT)    Father, I pray that you would lead and guide me in your ways.  Only you know the right path that I should take and I trust in you. May … Continue reading Meditation Monday – Lead Me

Break Every Chain

We live in the land of the free but are you really free? We are able to do whatever we want, when we want but are you imprisoned because of it? Some of you may be wondering what I’m talking about; I’m talking about being enslaved by the very things that make us free - … Continue reading Break Every Chain