Personal Testimony Page My Life Before Christ As a child, I was a good kid. Peers, family, and teachers liked me. My life was what I would consider average. My goals were to have fun, and spend time with my family and friends. There were no major traumas or upsets in my young life that I hold on to. However, I didn’t have anything else … Continue reading Surrendering my life: A personal testimony
“Behold, the days are coming,” says the Lord GOD, “That I will send a famine on the land, Not a famine of bread, Nor a thirst for water, But of hearing the words of the LORD.” (Amos 8:11) What goes through your mind when you hear or read the word, famine? I think of a dry and desolate land, one that cannot produce crop, somewhere … Continue reading Spiritual Famine – what a scary thought
When we choose to follow Christ there is a cost. It may not be very big in the beginning, but with time and trust to the Father, we find that little by little, our life is truly not our own. Why would anyone choose to follow and then placed in a situation of “do you love me?” by the Father that we love as well … Continue reading Obedience, it comes with a cost
Today’s Date: January 15, 2010 Will You be “Liked”, if you Deny Christ? Reading: Gen 31:17-32:12, Matt 10:24-11:6, Psalm 13:1-6, Proverbs 3:16-18 S – Scripture: “Everyone who acknowledges me publicly here on earth, I will also acknowledge before my Father in heaven. But everyone who denies me here on earth, I will also deny before my Father in heaven.” Mt 10:32-33 O – Observation: Jesus … Continue reading Will You be Liked, if you Deny Christ?
Today’s Date: January 13, 2010 Are You Open to Discipline? Reading: Gen 28 – 29:35, Matt 9:18-38, Psalm 11:1-7, Proverbs 3:11-12 S – Scripture: Proverbs 3:11-12 “My child, don’t reject the Lord’s discipline, and don’t be upset when he corrects you. For the Lord corrects those he loves, just as a father corrects a child in whom he delights.” O – Observation: I … Continue reading Are You Open to Discipline?
January 11, 2010 “Get Over Yourself” Reading: Gen 24:52-26:16, Mt 8:18-34, Psalm 10:1-15, Proverbs 3:7-8 S – Scripture: “ Don’t be impressed with your own wisdom. Instead, fear the Lord and turn away from evil.” Proverbs 3:7 O – Observation: “Don’t be impressed with your own wisdom.” If that don’t slap you in the face! Basically, ‘get over yourself.’ This is how I read this … Continue reading Get Over Yourself
Today’s Date: January 09, 2010 Building On Solid Rock: What’s Your House Built On? Reading: Gen 20- 22:1-24, Matt. 7:15-29, Psalm 9:1-12, Proverbs 2:16-22 S – Scripture: “Anyone who listens to my teaching and follows it is wise, like a person who builds a house on solid rock.” Mt 7:24 O – Observation: Jesus says to “Beware of false prophets who come disguised as harmless … Continue reading What Is Your House Built On?
This is a journal and commentary of life lessons – as I read through my daily devotions and live life, one Word at a time. Continue reading What's this About?