Let It Go

Let It Go

“Can any one of you by worrying add a single hour to your life?” Matt. 6:27; NIV  Today’s verse is one I’m sure everyone has heard more than once in their life. Even those who don’t read the Bible are familiar with this concept. Jesus spoke these words right after He...
Be On Guard

Be On Guard

“Little children, guard yourselves from idols.” (1 John 5:21; (NASB)  Stop for a moment and consider this question. What is the most important thing in your life? Some will say their spouse, some their children or grandchildren, others their family in general. Some...
Fulfilling Your Purpose

Fulfilling Your Purpose

“Let your light shine before men in such a way that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father who is in heaven.” (Matthew 5:16 NASB)  “What is my purpose?” “Why did God put me in this place at this time?” These or similar questions are asked by almost...
A Time for Change

A Time for Change

“Be strong and courageous! Do not tremble or be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.”(Joshua 1:9; NASB)  Another year gone by; another new one to take its place. For some of us, it seems like nothing has changed since the last New Year’s...
The Eyes of the Beholder

The Eyes of the Beholder

“For nothing will be impossible with God.” Luke 1:37; NASB This was the last thing the angel Gabriel said to Mary regarding her calling to be the mother of the Son of God. Just imagine the emotions she must have been experiencing. It started with an angel appearing...