A Root Of Bitterness

When something is taken away or we’ve lost someone, we have to be careful to not let our grief turn into bitterness. We have to remember that God is in control of what happened and let him have his way. Hebrews 12:14-15 Follow peace with all men, and holiness, without...

Going Through Grief

Grief is normal and we will all go through it at some time. It doesn’t make sense or have a set time to go through it. Isaiah 53:3-4 He is despised and rejected of men; a man of sorrows, and acquainted with grief: and we hid as it were our faces from him; he was...

Humility To Shine As Lights

God requires us to do good works to let our light shine. Jesus is our only light when we repent and our sins are forgiven. Matthew 5:16 Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father…in heaven. If the light switch isn’t...

Responding To Temptations

Paul said he had to control his body so he could do what was needed. He wasn’t controlled by his feelings, thinking, personal reasoning, or the atmosphere of the world around him. I Corinthians 9:24-27 Know ye not that they which run in a race run all, but one...

Clay In God’s Hands

The potter’s house was in the valley at the base of Mt. Sinai and Jerusalem. They dug clay out of the earth there. Jeremiah 18:1-3 The word which came to Jeremiah from the Lord, saying, Arise, and go down to the potter’s house, and there I will cause thee to...

Resolving Triggers In Relationships

The enemy tries to get in the way and to destroy our relationships with others. Proverbs 12:18 There is that speaketh like the piercings of a sword: but the tongue of the wise is health. A sword pierces or hurts but wisdom makes what we say bring health. We all have...