Tagged: God’s Purpose

January 14 Checked-in Comments

Checked-in

Luke records: ‘He sent two of His disciples, saying, “Go into the village…you will find a colt tied, on which no one has ever sat. Loose it and bring it here. And if anyone asks you, ‘Why are you loosing...

January 9 Tap into God’s Creativity Comments

Tap into God’s Creativity

A well-known minister writes: ‘A while back I bought an interesting flashlight. Before I decided to buy it I asked the saleslady how long the battery would last. ‘‘As long as you do,’’ she replied. ‘‘What do you mean?’’ I...

December 27 Accepting Yourself Comments

Accepting Yourself

Studies show that many of us don’t like ourselves. Does this strike a chord? A poll of college students confirmed that over 50 per cent suffered from low self-acceptance, with the majority citing their looks as the source of their...

December 12 Trade-Offs 2 Comments

Trade-Offs (2)

As you climb higher and accumulate more, you’ll discover that it’s harder to let go of what you’ve worked for. That’s why so many of us climb part-way up the mountain of our potential, and stop. We’re unwilling to give...

December 11 Trade-Offs 1 Comments

Trade-Offs (1)

No matter how hard you try, you can’t ‘have it all’. Life’s too short! There are trade-offs you must be willing to make. In Matthew chapter 19 we read the story of the man who wanted to follow Christ, but...

December 9 Go in His Strength Comments

Go in His Strength

Somebody said, ‘There’s nothing stranger than people, but there’s nothing more important!’ Jesus understood that principle. He spent His life as ‘one who serves’ (Luke 22:27 NIV). He ministered to society’s outcasts. He sought out the one sheep that was...

December 8 Stop Second-Guessing! Comments

Stop Second-Guessing!

Are you doing what you believe to be God’s will, yet things aren’t working out like you expected? God has a different perspective—a better one. It’s okay to question Him, but not to doubt and second-guess Him. In His Word...

December 1 Christ-like-ness Comments

Christ-like-ness

God’s number-one goal for you isn’t comfort, it’s Christ-like-ness! And to reach it you’ll have to undergo some of the same experiences that Jesus went through—like being misunderstood by your family, ridiculed by church members, rejected by the world, and...

November 27 Seeing the Hand of God Comments

Seeing the Hand of God

Jesus looked at Judas in Gethsemane and said, ‘Friend, do what you came to do. It’s hard to imagine what Jesus saw in Judas that made him worthy to be called ‘friend’. But Jesus sees something good in every bad...