“No weapon formed against you will prosper” is one of those scriptures that can often be used in a very cliche manner…Car Trouble?…No Weapon formed against you will prosper. Difficulties at Work?….No Weapon formed against you will prosper. We hear it so often it can be very easy to disregard its power. However, just because it may be used in a cliche manner, doesn’t mean that any of its truth or the power behind it is void. Many preachers will point out that, the word didn’t say weapons wouldn’t form, it says they won’t prosper. Which is critical to understand but challenging to remember in the midst of the forming weapon(s). … More 12 | Promises of God | No Weapon Formed Against you Will Prosper
Something that has become all the more real to me in the past 6 months…”But he said to me, ‘My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore I will boast all the more gladly about my weaknesses, so that Christ’s power may rest on me.’ – 2 Corinthians 12:9 (NIV) … More 11 | Promises of God | You can Find Strength in the Lord
Have you ever been so certain about how long a circumstance would last, to the point that you’d be willing to bet money on it; only to have that circumstance (you were so certain about) last twice as long as you originally anticipated? I have. And let me tell you the realization that, A. Not only were you wrong about the length of the trial, you B. Now have no idea how long you’ll be in that situation, can be brutal. … More 10 | Promises of God | You will be Renewed When you Wait on the Lord
Happy Friday! Yesterday’s post: 9 | Promises of God | You can Use Scripture to Overcome Negative Thoughts, made me think of the strategies I use to remember poignant scriptures that are speaking to my soul…and the one that I rely on most (outside of memorization) is lockscreen and wallpaper images for my phone. These are really helpful for me because I pick up my phone so often it’s laughable. So what better way than to have a constant reminder of His word? ‘ahm i right?!’ … More Promises of God | Pro-Tip | Creative Ways to Carry the Word with You
In the book Battlefield of the Mind, Joyce Myers talks about how important it is, in your Christian walk to really take preeminence over your thoughts. Something that’s really important because as Proverbs 23:7 (KJV) puts it for as a man thinketh…so is he… and Proverbs 4:23 (NIV) succinctly states, “Above all else, guard your heart, for everything flows from it”.
In short, these passages stress the importance of being mindful of your thoughts because your thoughts run your life. When satan tricked Eve he did it through her thoughts, … More 9 | Promises of God | You can Use Scripture to Overcome Negative Thoughts
Growing up in a Southern Baptist church my mom would always sing this song called “Order My Steps”. She would sing it literally all the time (hey mom) and as a child, I remember thinking “wow, mom really likes this song…” … More 4 | Promises of God | Your Steps are Ordered
For the Lord God is a sun and shield; the Lord bestows favor and honor; no good thing does he withhold from those whose walk is blameless. – Psalm 84:11 … More 3| Promises of God | You are Protected
Keep your lives free from the love of money and be content with what you have, because God has said, “Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you.” – Hebrews 13:5 Have you ever been in a seemingly impossible situation? I certainly have and for me, in those times of absolute confusion, I … More 2 | Promises of God | You are Never Alone
For the past 2 years, I have wanted to compile 365 promises of God that could be shared each day as encouragement. But I have really struggled to find the time… It literally just dawned on me that often times we try to do things in our own strength when God has called us to … More 1 | Promises of God | God will Help You
Three days after my last post I woke up to news that shook my world. It’s not something that can be easily explained or understood but it has put me on a path that is leading me closer to God and because of this I have hope for the future. … More Are you Weary?