How to Find Favor With Any Person

“I will enter His gates with thanksgiving in my mouth. I will enter His courts with praise. I will say this is the day that the Lord has made. I will rejoice for He has made me glad.” The lyrics of this song old from the 1980s based on Psalm 100 hold the key to...

Do You have a Virus in Your Heart?

Have you ever had this thought?   “I’m a Christian now, so why do I still feel so awful and act the way I do? Seems like nothing’s really changed.”  I think most believers have had the same thought.  That’s because when you were saved, your spirit was reborn or made...

Preparation for Leadership Part 2

Motivation Sometimes as we enter into leadership, our motives are not purely what God would have them to be. Our motive should always be to glorify God and bring others to know Him in a greater way. Any motive that seeks to promote self or bring glory to self will be...

Preparation for Leadership Part 1

Timing In Genesis 12:1-9, God promised Abram that he would be the father of many nations. He promised that He would give the land to his offspring, which would be as numerous as the stars of the heavens. It was not until twenty-five years later (Genesis 21) that...

Two life-changing questions

Whether you realize it or not, everyday you answer two critical questions. 1) Who am I? and 2) Where am I going? We answer these questions based upon preexisting images already established deep inside. How we have answered these questions determines the way we respond...