GOAL ORIENTATION

PROVERBS 29:18 “MY PEOPLE WILL PERISH WITHOUT A VISION.” This is a basic principle of living. Without a picture of what you’d like your life to look like in the future you’ll never reach what God intended for you. What do you picture for your family and children as they grow? Do you have a Read More

TRY IT, YOU’LL LIKE IT!

PSALM 34:8 “TASTE AND SEE THAT THE LORD IS GOOD.” These words of INVITATION are a precursor to Jesus’ invitation (Matthew 11:29) to “Take my yoke upon you…find rest for your souls.” Throughout scripture there is an OPEN-ENDED request to just try to live ‘God’s plan for a person’s life. In most all cases, anyone Read More

GO WITH THE FLOW

JEREMIAH 29:11 “I KNOW THE PLANS I HAVE FOR YOU, SAYS THE LORD. THEY ARE PLANS FOR GOOD AND NOT EVIL, TO GIVE YOU A FUTURE AND A HOPE.” These words were first proclaimed to a whole nation of people. But by extension, they apply to all persons who count themselves as part of the Read More

REJOICING IN PAIN

PHILIPPIANS 4:4 “REJOICE IN THE LORD, I WILL SAY IT AGAIN, REJOICE.” The thrust of scripture has always been to look to the BRIGHT SIDE. Rejoicing and thinking about the unquestionable and POSITIVE OUTCOMES is where our minds ought to be. While dwelling on thoughts that make us feel overly sorry for ourselves only reinforces Read More