Do you really want the Lord to send you?  

Do you really want the Lord to send you? Then I heard the voice of the Lord saying, “Whom shall I send? And who will go for us?” And I said, “Here am I. Send me!” Isaiah 6:8 The bible highlights several different situations where God called and the response was “Here I am”. We see this for AbrahamContinue reading “Do you really want the Lord to send you?  “

Jesus instructs us to do things in secret

“Aunty, I need to tell you something” says my little nephew. He was so excited that I got excited to hear what he had to tell me. As he starts to tell me I realize that he is whispering… we are in a room by ourselves so laughing, I whispered back to him and saidContinue reading “Jesus instructs us to do things in secret”

​ How are you measuring yourself?

Oh, don’t worry; we wouldn’t dare say that we are as wonderful as these other men who tell you how important they are! But they are only comparing themselves with each other, using themselves as the standard of measurement. How ignorant! 2 Corinthians 10:12   Ouch! Paul, Paul, Paul… You gotta love him. Paul wasContinue reading “​ How are you measuring yourself?”

Connected to the Source

I am standing in front of a group of 17 adults who are all watching me attentively as I answer a question asked during our bible study. In my mind I truly am not connected to what my mouth is saying but I am getting quite a few nods and smiles so it must beContinue reading “Connected to the Source”

Is Judas going to heaven?

Is Judas going to heaven? The question of Judas going to heaven seems to be a big discussion over the years. For those who don’t know Judas, here is a summary of who he was: One of the twelve disciples of Jesus’ inner circle (Luke 6:12-16 has him as the last one chosen); He wasContinue reading “Is Judas going to heaven?”

How do I love myself?

Just recently we celebrated Valentine’s Day… The reactions and behaviors of persons, even weeks after Valentine’s Day has prompted me to write… It was a day that some looked forward to. For others, not so much. A very popular celebration in the Americas, Valentine’s Day is widely known as the day you shower extra loveContinue reading “How do I love myself?”

What to do with a Year’s Wages

What to do with a year’s wages I am broke. Ok… not broke broke. But definitely not living the life of having adequate savings. Last night I read in Mark 14:3-6 the story of the woman that poured perfume on Christ’s head and this morning I listened to a podcast which asked us what wouldContinue reading “What to do with a Year’s Wages”

Compassion 

“A few days later, when Jesus again entered Capernaum, the people heard that he had come home. They gathered in such large numbersthat there was no room left, not even outside the door, and he preached the word to them. Some men came, bringing to him a paralyzed man,carried by four of them. Since they could not getContinue reading “Compassion “

What fruit are you bearing?

One of our pastors the other day made a reference that was funny at first, but the more I thought about it, the more I realized it was something that should be a major concern within the community of God’s saints. The statement made was that there were people serving the kingdom and bearing fruit,Continue reading “What fruit are you bearing?”

Addition or submission: 7 Healthy Steps to Submitting to God

Do you love or hate mathematics? I was not a great math student. I struggled with this subject and just couldn’t understand how it applied to my every day living. When someone starts asking me any mathematical questions I feel like I want to break out in hives… not pretty! Sounds familiar doesn’t it? ManyContinue reading “Addition or submission: 7 Healthy Steps to Submitting to God”