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Rest For Success

“By the seventh day God had finished the work he had been doing; so on the seventh day he rested from all his work. Then God blessed the seventh day and made it holy, because on it he rested from all the work of creating that he had done.” ~ Genesis 2: 2-3 A lot of times when goal-oriented people…

Overcoming Overwhelmed

Everyone get’s overwhelmed at times. During this busy time of year, it can be very tempting to give into the feelings of lack of control, stress, anxiety, or even depression. But God’s desire for us is for us to let him take care of us! The Bible tells us that we shouldn’t give into these feelings. God has provided everything…

Rejoice Your Way To Victory

  “But let all who take refuge in You be glad, Let them ever sing for joy; And may You shelter them, That those who love Your name may exult in You.” ~ Psalm 5:11 Sometimes when you feel absolutely hopeless, and don’t see a way out, the best solution is just to rejoice and give thanks. Rejoice even when…

Be Still

  “Be still before the Lord and wait patiently for him; do not fret when people succeed in their ways, when they carry out their wicked schemes.” ~ Psalm 37:7 I do not need to see the news to know that there is chaos in the world. What else are we supposed to expect, when the Word of God itself…

Prioritizing to Prioritize

  “But seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.” ~ Matthew 6:33 What we choose to prioritize in our lives matter. Depending on what your focus is, generally leads the direction of your life. God wants us to prioritize what God prioritizes above everything else. The most important thing…

Order In Chaos

  Take a moment and try this experiment with me. Find a string, and a few pens. Tie the same string around the base of the four pens so that all of the pens are lined up and along the string, leaving enough room at the end of the string for you to hold on to. Proceed to let the…

Freedom To Serve

  The Declaration of Independence was signed 241 years ago today, on July 4th 1776. Today American’s celebrate 241 years of freedom to practice their religion, bear arms, and speak freely along with other freedoms that other countries citizens may not have to this day. Living in the United States of America is a privilege, and as we celebrate that…

Objective Living

“Commit your work to the Lord, and your plans will be established.” ~ Proverbs 16:3 What are you living for? Why do you wake up every day? What do you base your decisions off of? What gets you out of bed and into your car? What inspires you? What is so unique about being human is that we live by…

Overcoming Obstacles

There is a favorite picture of mine that shows what we think living a life for God is like compared to the actual reality of what living a life for God is like. In one side of the frame, it shows a biker making their way straight to the finish line, with nothing but a clear path in the way.…

Working At Working

“Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters” ~ Colossians 3:23 When we are born, we aren’t equipped with everything we need to know about life right away. Many things have to be developed in us over time as we learn and grow. One of the things that we…