The Self-Deprecating Tongue — well, here I fall very short! Or, at least I need much work! I discovered within the last six months, that I am self-deprecating! That is, one who talks negatively about him or herself! I don’t do this out loud! But in my head, oh man! … Continue Reading Taming My Tongue! –Day 8
Hello all: There are several new concepts that the Lord has given me in the past weeks. I hope to share some of this with you as this new year of 2015 unfolds. The primary concepts I am learning focus on spiritual warfare. Assuming I apply these concepts well, I … Continue Reading Happy 2015!
This has been a traumatic week. Yet, I am pleased , grateful to testify that God rescued me! See Psalm 18:16-17
To the Ladies especially: In the midst of trying to wrap up old projects before putting myself into new ones, God reminded me that, at the request of a friend, I had not finished my thoughts on feminism. As you can note, I had done a few posts on feminism … Continue Reading To the Ladies Especially: My Thoughts on Christian Feminism
Today: God gave me a quick answer to yesterday’s sin. You know that I told you that I got angry at a family member. I got angry because of an insulting comment unto me. I retaliated. I wanted to do SOMETHING so that the person would stop emotionally hurting me. … Continue Reading 100 Days of Prayer Challenge — 70
I am sure you are doing a double-take as you read the title of this post.BUT-T-T-T before you get too blown away… hear me out. So here I am waiting for a house issue to be resolved this very second. (Yeah I am really going to get far as the … Continue Reading Go Ahead, Do The Wrong Thing!
Youth puts one in the delusion that one will live forever! Yet life passes so quickly. Be encouraged to do that “something” or repair that relationship today that you have avoided mending. Psalm 90 :12 King James Version (KJV) states,” 12So teach us to number our days, that we may … Continue Reading Live While You Can!
Hello all: I am revisiting the idea that God will help us! No matter what the circumstance, no matter how difficult or impossible the situation– ask God for help. He will help us. He will either change us so that we can endure the situation or change the situation. Hold … Continue Reading Hold On: Help Is On The Way! ~ Part 4
Need to be restored? Focus not on the bad action or bad thinking that you have Focus on God: Take courage and know that God will restore you. In I Peter 5:10 the scripture has, “But the God of all grace, who hath called us unto his eternal glory by … Continue Reading Need To Be Restored?
Hello all: I think of being satisfied as such a human trait. Yet, as I was reading the book by Jentenzen Franklin entitled, Fasting I came across this comment, “True worship that comes from our hearts feeds Him and satisfies Him” ~ p. 71. Hmmm… we can satisfy God? Interesting…
I have been reading this book by Neil T. Anderson entitled, The Bondage Breaker: Overcoming Negative Thoughts, Irrational Feelings, and Habitual Sins. In it, Anderson comments that we do not have victory over Satan because we born-again believer believe the lies he suggests in our minds. So I am thinking … Continue Reading Which Of Your Circumstances Is “The Lie”? — Part 2
Sin is a sovereign master, which demands service from its subjects. You are dead to sin,[once you have accepted Jesus Christ as your personal Savior] but you still have the capacity to serve sin by putting your body at sin’s disposal. It is up to you to choose whether you’re … Continue Reading And Your Decision Is?
“I sometimes wonder if the presence of money isn’t more unsettling than the lack of it.” This milliner made this comment in the CRANFORD TV- Miniseries. I have never had oodles of money, so I can not speak that having too much of it is as just as much a … Continue Reading Life: It Brings Benefits and Problems
Hello all: One of the saints encouraged me yesterday to think about my circumstances. If my circumstances do not align with God’s Word then they are a lie. ((I should think of them as a lie and not be tempted to think of God ‘s Word as untrue.) This brother … Continue Reading Which Of Your Circumstances Is “The Lie”?
I was reading a book entitled, How to Read the Bible for All Its Worth by Fee and Stuart today and the authors commented on pg. 215 that one could complain to God because the person trusts that God will fix the problem. This is a completely different spin on … Continue Reading Complaining: Is It A Good or Bad Habit?
Remember the post from June 25, 2010? Okay, it’s no surprise if you said no. In that post, I was expressing distress over some bad financial news.* (See https://dejministries.wordpress.com/2010/06/25/god-is-a-god-of-multiplication/ ) I was reading the bible recently and came across a scripture which made me think of that post. Lamentations 3:24 … Continue Reading God Is A God of Multiplication ~ Part 2