A young man told me not so long ago that he could be angry with God for his situation. However, he went on to say that he took full responsibility as his choices had clearly led him there.
It is so rare that I ever hear anyone take personal responsibility for anything these days. Blaming everyone else, to include God, is more the norm. Never looking at how their actions and choices may have led them to where they are is sadly more common place. It appears easier to attack everyone else’s character, life situation, etc. as the reason for… Read the rest
We are each fearfully and wonderfully made with a unique God given destiny. Do not judge another because their journey does not look like yours. It is not supposed to be the same.
Concentrate on what God has for you. Keep your heart clear (for it is always a heart issue). Let Him work through you in His own way and in His own timing. He knows you better than you think you know yourself. Therefore, His plan far exceeds all you could think or imagine!
For it is written:
“O LORD, You have searched me and known me. You… Read the rest
2017 is moving forward so quickly. This is a season of swift reversal of things that have long appeared stuck.
Think of the man who was blind from birth. Religious folk questioned whose sin had resulted in his condition. Was it his sin? Was it generational…a sin of his parents? Religious folk today still love to judge and determine in their minds how whatever sin they perceive in your life has created your situation.
Challenges can be brought on through the open door of sin for sure. But this is not always the case. If you have repentantly searched your… Read the rest
To Transform National Discord
On this day we commemorate Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Take a moment to read about who Dr. King was and what he really stood for in his time that profoundly altered history. Many today would like to link the current black radical resistance movements to Dr. Kings’ work. He was for racial equality across economic and social lines, yes, but his platform was Christian and non-violent. “We must ever conduct our struggle on the high plane of dignity and discipline. We must not allow our creative protest to degenerate into physical violence.”… Read the rest