Be Strong in the Lord

Be Strong in the Lord

Be Strong in the Lord “But as for you, be strong and do not give up, for your work will be rewarded.” 2 Chronicles 15:7 The words of this verse were first spoken to Asa when he was king of Judah in Jerusalem. Asa was the great-grandson of Solomon and an ancestor of...
Strategically Placed

Strategically Placed

Strategically Placed “We are therefore Christ’s ambassadors, as though God were making his appeal through us.” 2 Corinthians 5:20 God always has His followers perfectly positioned to accomplish His work. I was reminded of this recently when I saw a woman interviewed...
Staying Humble in Success

Staying Humble in Success

Staying Humble in Success “Pride goes before destruction, a haughty spirit before a fall.” Proverbs 16:18  It’s an interesting dynamic, isn’t it? We pray with genuine humility before God seeking his blessing, but then if he blesses us with success, we all...
Start at Home

Start at Home

Start at Home “The man from whom the demons had gone out begged to go with him, but Jesus sent him away, saying, “Return home and tell how much God has done for you.” So the man went away and told all over town how much Jesus had done for him.” Luke 8:38-39  The story...
Standing on the Promises of God

Standing on the Promises of God

Standing on the Promises of God “The Lord is trustworthy in all he promises and faithful in all he does.”  Psalm 145:13b God has given us many good promises in his Word, but isn’t it true that doubts, fears, and temptation can weaken our confidence in his promises,...