New Beginnings, Spiritual Growth

Lessons in Living – A Message for 2016

Wherefore I wished, and understanding was given to me. I called upon God, and the spirit of wisdom came upon me. (Wisdom 7:7)   Lessons allow us to learn from our mistakes and develop wisdom. During this time of year as we move closer to the Light, there is a tendency to drag around the… Continue reading Lessons in Living – A Message for 2016

Faith, Inspirational Message, Personal Growth, Spiritual Growth

Steadfast

When your faith is tested, let steadfastness have its full effect. So, let it grow and as your endurance is developed, you will be complete, needing nothing. (James 1:3-4) There is great spiritual maturity that is found in steadfastness; the spiritual power to keep on moving when the going gets tough. This is a powerful… Continue reading Steadfast

Inspirational Message, Personal Growth, Spiritual Growth

Consecrate to God – Be At One

“I chose you for special work.” (Jer. 1:4) Are you in a state of readiness to move forward in life? “You have not chosen me, but I have chosen you. I have ordained you that you should go forth. Your feet shod with the preparation of the Gospel of Peace.” (Jn. 15:16) Are you at-one… Continue reading Consecrate to God – Be At One

God's Love, Inspirational Message, Spiritual Growth

RIGHT TRACK

“What is that to thee, follow me!” (John 21) Jesus was perfectly at ease in the conscious presence of the one who loves us with an everlasting love. To Jesus, God was an intimate and friendly presence with the needle on the compass pointing in the right direction, assuring that one will stay on course… Continue reading RIGHT TRACK

Inspirational Message, Letting Go, Spiritual Growth

On Whose Power?

“Dear God, Kick me out of me, so I can see more of you in me!” We sometimes muddle through life wondering which way to turn. Shall I go left or right? In the early hours before dawn, I took time to pause. Located outside my little chapel are a set flood lights leading into… Continue reading On Whose Power?

Inspirational Message, Spiritual Growth

Which Direction Will You Take? Part 2

“Winnie the Pooh” is one of my favorite characters. I like to take “Pooh” with me whenever I travel, just in case I get lost. (The italicized text below is taken from The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh & the Tao of Pooh) Pooh, Piglet and Rabbit got lost. They were trying to figure… Continue reading Which Direction Will You Take? Part 2

Hope, Personal Growth, Spiritual Growth

Which Direction Will You Take?

“I have cried out and prayed to my God for help. God heard me from his sanctuary. My cry to him reached his ears. At the blast of the Holy Breath, the bottom of the sea could be seen, and the foundations of the earth were laid bare. God reached down from heaven and rescued… Continue reading Which Direction Will You Take?