How to Gain Strength When You Are Weak

It’s said that a chain is only strong as its weakest link.  Once that link gives way under the pull and strain, the chain becomes broken. With God linked into our life… our weakest link is made complete and strengthened by God.  His grace and strength is enough to withstand… Continue reading »

New Words Will Be Spoken Today…. How Will You Use Them?

Each day is, in fact, a new gift…it’s another day that the Lord has mercifully let us wake up to see.  With our new day comes new opportunities.  New words will be spoken.  The important question is, will our words be acceptable in the sight of the Lord?  If He… Continue reading »

Are You Using the Right Umbrella for Protection?

The word “umbrella” comes from the Latin root word “umbra” which means to shade or shadow. Ancient umbrellas were originally used to shade and protect you from the sun.  From what I understand, the Chinese were the first to get creative and coat their paper parasols with lacquer and wax… Continue reading »

Happy New Year: A New Beginning

Guest post by Kathy McCullough, Pastor’s Wife, Hillcrest Bible Baptist Church, Arkansas City, Kansas Happy New Year Let me be one of the first to say it, “HAPPY NEW YEAR,”  since it is already 2016 or it will be here VERY soon.  I don’t know about you, but I did LOVE 2015! When… Continue reading »

You Might Be Doing It All Wrong

I know at this time of year we’re all focused on “thankfulness.”  That is the popular topic right now on social media and blogs, etc.  Today, I want to dig a little deeper on what’s going on underneath. As Christians, we aim to be kind and do things to help… Continue reading »

You Only Live Once

How peculiar to say “you only live once” as an excuse to throw it away. Living for the moment…and what makes me happy right now…makes my life about me. Living for the future where I’ll spend eternity… and working to gain a faithful crown makes my life about Christ. Paul… Continue reading »

Have You Tasted and Seen the Lord’s Goodness?

To taste something you have to put the whole bite into your mouth and chew. To see something you have to open your eyes and take a look.  Both “taste” and “see” require a little action on our part to get the benefits. Are you missing out on the goodness… Continue reading »

Bible Verse: For I know the thoughts that I think toward you – Jeremiah 29:11

Help spread the WORD by sharing Scripture online… For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the LORD, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you an expected end. Jeremiah 29:11 Pin it here: Send a Word of encouragement to a friend with Scripture… Continue reading »