Celebrate what the Lord is faithful to do in this life that was, is, and will be changed! Paul says “I’m confident of this very thing, that He who has begun a good work in you will complete it until the day of Jesus Christ.” I am so grateful to God for this past 30 years transforming me and most of all for Never Giving Up on Me!!! His love never fails!!!
Who’s Your Daddy? Who’s your daddy is a question I’d like you to ponder on. How did you initially read the Sub-title? Look what happens with the emphasis on the word Your. How we communicate in our families determines whether or not we feel valuable. There are many ways to use your “tone of voice” to […]
Many of us experience at least two forces working against us throughout our life-times. 1. Our childhood family environment with all it’s quirks and dysfunctions because humanity is full of wounded and imperfect people. 2. Our church family environment (depending greatly on where we landed). We are often taught from childhood (programmed), by example, and […]
I remember when we first moved to Malaysia, we sat down to an Indian meal served on a banana leaf, rice, assorted veggies, chicken smothered in curry, chutney, and much more… with no silverware! We told our 12 year old son Josh, “forget everything we taught you about etiquette at the dinner table, and just […]
Bottom line is this. Life is not always easy, much of the negative is only our emotions and thoughts out of control. Some “day to day” issues are very real circumstances that we have to walk through. We are not alone. He cares for us. (I Peter 5:7)
My Pain His Pain II Releasing My Pain How do I cast my care on Him, you ask? For now, take your list (see Part I) in hand, and say Father, these are my very real emotions in a normal day. They bog me down and hinder me in my quest for freedom. I am […]
My Pain His Pain Remember the famous physical workout saying “No Pain/No Gain”? Here we will address the processing of pain so our “gain” is more freedom. He Knows My Pain Every single negative emotion we ever feel (sufferings), Jesus has experienced the same! The Bible says that “We do not have a high priest […]
You’ve heard the old saying “you are what you think”? Well, to be sure, it truly does make a difference what we believe, and what we believe has already gone through our thinking processes. What we think and believe helps govern the way we respond to life in all its circumstances. Often times similar events […]