Category: Closer Walk

Little Nuggets: Take Time to Rest

The other day I saw a meme on social media that read, ” Rest is a weapon given to use by God. The enemy hates it. The last part got me to thinking, when does the enemy hate it. When we rest we let go of stress, confusion, and worry,...

God Is Working Behind The Scenes

There are so many stories in the Bible that depict God’s work behind the scene in the lives of men and women, making the impossible possible all so He can be glorified. Sometimes, these men and women and their stories are hard to remember especially when we are going through difficult...

Why Fear? God Is With Me.

Sometimes I forget this; not because I have lost my faith in Him, but because I let small whispers of doubt creep in. I don’t know the full plan He has for me, but I’m trusting and leaning on Him. Where He lead me I will follow. As the saying...

Meditation as Communication with God

This weekend I finally sat down and made an editorial calendar to help me post more regularly. In the beginning of the process I wrote down each topic I like to explore on JTMG. When I got to the Mediation topic I toyed with the idea of changing the name...

Life Does Come With An Instruction Manual

There have been times in my life that I needed guidance in certain situations. I would lean on my own understanding which in turn made the situation ten times worse. I would say, “I wish life came with an instruction manual.” Oh, how stupid of me, life does come with...

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Fortifying My Faith In 2016

This past Sunday my Pastor’s sermon was about faith, which was funny because throughout the week my thoughts kept drifting to different passages of faith in the Bible. Her subject actually was fortifying your faith. It was befitting for the season as we await the new year. Looking back to where...

Meditate On The Lord Day And Night

We know that Jesus should be the first on our minds when we wake up in the morning and the last on our minds before we go to bed. With all that we need to do in our daily lives from work to kids, to errands and appointments, many of us...

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Focusing On Jesus Puts Everything In Perspective

It’s so easy to become distracted by the many things that grab our attention throughout the day, that we lose sight of Jesus. This is very unfortunate because He never loses sight of us. He woke us up this morning and He didn’t have to, He covered the road with His...