Being Still With God

When it’s time for our devotions with God and we’re troubled with stress or cares, it’s hard to be at rest so we have one-to-one time with God. We’re impatient as humans and sometimes have trouble being still (quiet and waiting). Psalm 46:10 Be still, and know that I...

Keeping Courage

Courage: being brave, overcoming fear; the quality of being fearless in the face of danger, difficulty, uncertainty or fear. Joshua 1:6 Be strong and of a good courage: for unto this people shalt thou divide for an inheritance the land, which I sware unto their...

Mind Battles

Paul gave an example of runners and fighters. When someone is planning to run in a marathon, they don’t stay up all night or just decide they’re going to run on the race day. They prepare, train, and restrict themselves (practice temperance, self-control). Paul said...

Faith And Trust

The world believes in God, but faith without works is dead. Even the devils believe and have faith, but they have no works or trust to produce anything for God. Trust is an action word. James 2:14-24 What doth it profit, my brethren, though a man say he hath faith,...

Fear Not

Fear not is a commandment of God. Fear is anxiety because of the presence of danger or of something about to happen. Isaiah 41:10 Fear thou not; for I am with thee: be not dismayed; for I am thy God: I will strengthen thee; yea, I will help thee; yea, I will uphold...