The Blessing Is In Believing

Scripture: “Then Jesus told him (Thomas), ‘Because you have seen me, you have believed; blessed are those who have not seen and yet have believed.’” (John 20:29 NIV) Thomas’ name means “doubter.” Webster’s Dictionary defines “doubting Thomas” as incredulous, which means he doesn’t believe or cannot believe the matter. Literally, some people are habitual doubters. … More The Blessing Is In Believing

Controlling Your Thoughts

The Mind of the Spirit vs. the Temptation of the Flesh The Mind Essentially the mind is the central intelligence system for the body. The activity of your brain includes consciousness, intellect, emotions, and self-will. The conscious mind is responsible for rationalizing and logical thinking,

His Plan, His Way

For I know the plans that I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” (Jere. 29:11 NIV). Perhaps you’ve sat down and thought about how to plan your way to success. But have you thought about making all things … More His Plan, His Way

THE EFFECTUAL CALL

Scripture: So Eli said to Samuel, “Go, lie down, and it shall be that if He calls you, you shall say, “Speak, LORD, for Your servant is listening,” So Samuel went and lay down in his place. Then the LORD came and called as at the previous times, “Samuel! Samuel! Then Samuel answered, “Speak, for … More THE EFFECTUAL CALL

CHOOSE JOY!

Having joy in the Lord is the natural result of the Christian faith. Faith in Christ naturally works gladness by removing fear and replacing it with a calm, settled temperament. It takes away sorrow and provides a sense of quiet peace in the heart of the person who trusts the Lord. The Lord’s joy causes … More CHOOSE JOY!