God Will Give You Strength

God Will Give You Strength

“So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.” (Isaiah 41:10)

Fear comes against all of us at one point or another in our lives. Whether it is moving to a new city, changing careers, getting married, or just starting life over, fear will meet us somewhere along the way. God wants us to know, however, that He us with us at all times and in all places. We do not have to allow fear to defeat us or hold us hostage from living in the freedom and joy of life. In the face of fear, we can still move forward and be victorious. Continue reading

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The Significance of Struggling

The Significance of Struggling

For I consider that the sufferings of this present time are not worthy to be compared with the glory that is to be revealed to us. (Romans 8:18)

Allow me to share with you a story that I read. It goes like this:

A man found the cocoon of a butterfly one day. He picked it up and set it on a shelf at his house. A few days later, a small opening appeared in the cocoon. For several hours, the man watched as the butterfly struggled to make its way out of the cocoon. Continue reading

Up Higher

Up Higher

“Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven.” (Matthew 5:16)

Have you ever wondered why God did not just make heaven on earth? Have you ever wondered why God did not just take you to Heaven right after He saved you? I have thought about this before. Continue reading