Category: Spiritual Growth

Spiritual Growth

Jonah

A Lesson from Jonah

God has told someone to get up, go to a certain place, and do a certain thing, just as He told Jonah. If this is you, I hope you’ve heeded God’s instructions. However, if you are like Jonah, you haven’t done it, and like Jonah you can cause a storm...

Keeping The Fire Burning

Yesterday’s post was very therapeutic for me, in a way I felt like a burden has been lifted. What I wan to tak about today is how to keep the fire burning, the fire being the desire for spitiual growth and seeking closeness to God. I can’t lie, with everything...

Taking Back Emotional Control

Taking Back Emotional Control

Artist: Marion Bolognesi Not too long ago, I was blinded controlled by my emotions. When I was emotional, I was unpredictable, irrational. I’d lash out in anger, I was defensive, I was combative. If you tried to tell me about myself or my behavior, I’d feel attacked, like you wronged me. After months of fighting...

Take Time To Rest

Found the above graphic Pinterest, I find it interesting that the way the world is set up today people are supposed to always be “on” in order to feel successful. You know, you always got to be on your grind–growing your business, running your household, taking care of those who depend on you,...

Everything I give to You, withholding nothing

Everything I Give To You, Withholding Nothing

  Take your cares concerns worries anxieties Give them to Jesus Take your troubled marriage problem children arrogant boss dwindling finances and Give them to Jesus Withhold nothing even your secrets the skeletons in your closet the things you keep from your closest friend Give it to Jesus Leave it...

Don’t Fall Into The Comparison Trap!

A few Sundays ago my church, Community House of Prayer, visited Chosen Generation both of Newark, NJ. We had such a wonderful time in the Lord. Everyone was so welcoming and loving toward us that we felt right at home. When we arrived and walked into the sanctuary, we were...

What I learned over the summer

What I Learned Over The Summer

This summer God really showed me that it is best to write your plans in pencil because He has the eraser; He erased all that I thought the summer of 2017 will be. Every day brought a new challenge, a new difficulty, a new tribulation. I mean I know I...

4 Ways God tries to get our attention

4 Ways God Tries To Get Our Attention

Looking at the first chapter of the book of Jonah, we can examine 4 Ways God Tries To Get Our Attentio Today God has told someone to get up, go to a certain place, and do a certain thing, just as He told Jonah. If this is you, I hope...