13 | Promises of God | God Sees You

First of all, I realize that beginning a blog post with the phrase God Sees You can seem rather ominous but please continue reading and you’ll see that I mean it in the most loving way possible.
Anyone who reads the Bible is bound to have at least one story that just throws them for a loop. For some, it’s the story of Cain and Able (Genesis 4). For others, it’s the story of Tamar (2 Samuel 13) or the fact that Solomon had 700 wives (1 Kings 11). For me, it was the story of Leah (Genesis 29). … More 13 | Promises of God | God Sees You

12 | Promises of God | No Weapon Formed Against you Will Prosper

“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

9 | Promises of God | You can Use Scripture to Overcome Negative Thoughts

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

8 | Promises of God | You Don’t have to be Perfect for God to use You

I, like so many others I know, are recovering perfectionists. I have a number of ideas as to the origin of my perfectionism but the overwhelming thought I had for most of my life was that I needed to achieve and perform perfectly because as Ricky Bobby most eloquently put it, “if ya ain’t first you’re last” … More 8 | Promises of God | You Don’t have to be Perfect for God to use You