The only way to walk your victory out is to shift our thoughts from the battle to the victory. Our thoughts are so powerful! They have the power to trap us in messy situations or set us free. We have to practice taking our thoughts captive (2 Corinthians 10:5) and force them to submit to the truth that is the Word of God.Read More
I want to share some thoughts with you from the story of Zacchaeus. Jesus impacted one person; this person impacted the poor and the offended. Consider the buzz around town, all because one man— Jesus, intentionally made a connection with a purpose with another man. Connections take time and you have to be intentional, but connections can change a community.Read More
“O Lord, I have so many enemies; so many are against me. So many are saying, ‘God will never rescue him!’” Psalm 3:1-2 (NLT).
Have you ever felt like David felt when he penned these words?
David's head is hung down, a sign of heaviness, discouragement, doubt, fear, and defeat. But then he remembers the words of God Himself. He remembers God's faithfulness. He remembers God's actions on his behalf in the past. Suddenly courage rises in his heart and he lifts his head.Read More
A culture of faith is created first by "taking every thought captive" and making it "obedient to Christ" (2 Corinthians 2:5). We are constantly barraged by thoughts; our own, demonic, or Godly. Philippians 4 says that “whatever is true, noble, right, pure, lovely, admirable, excellent or praiseworthy should be what we think on.” It becomes the filter by which we use to determine what we think on.Read More
“Death and life are in the power of the tongue, and those who love it will eat its fruit,” Proverbs 18:21.
The Message Bible translates Proverbs 18:21 this way: “Words kill, words give life; they're either poison or fruit—you choose.”
CONTROL YOUR TONGUE— it makes a huge difference in your life!Read More