Two years ago, I had no idea I was going to write a blog. I had no idea my daughter would lead worship in my church. I had no idea God was getting ready to change my life. But God had His plan working all along, even though I was completely unaware of what He… Continue reading Lord, Teach Me to Pray
"I don’t care where it is, what part of the world it’s in, if we have a praise church we’ll have successful Christianity." Dwight L. Moody I believe that today, more than ever, God is calling us to praise and worship Him with our whole heart. The Bible says, "Enter his gates with thanksgiving and… Continue reading Praising God Through Music
The Bible says, "Whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God." (1 Corinthians 1:31) What does it really mean? My Pastor's sermon last Sunday made me think. He told us that two hundred years ago, a church of about 26 people in Rockfield, Ky were led by God to start a new… Continue reading Does My Life Glorify God?
A reader recently shared that she was struggling with depression. I have to fight depression from time to time, too. It’s like a sad situation or thought gets stuck in my mind. Do you know what I'm talking about? The first thing I do is ask the Lord to help me. Depression may seem like it… Continue reading How to Fight Depression
Over the last few months, I've thought a lot about what I look at and listen to. For example, television, music, news, talk shows, Facebook, etc. How does it all affect me? How does it influence my thinking and my attitudes? The Bible says, "Above all else, guard your heart, for it is the wellspring… Continue reading What’s In Your Heart?
1. Pray "Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus." Philippians 4: 6 & 7 2. Memorize God's… Continue reading Eliminate Stress
Do you ever wonder, "What is wrong with me? I feel so discouraged and depressed." If so, you could be under attack by spiritual forces of evil! I didn't make that up! The apostle Paul wrote it the book of Ephesians. He said, "Be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power. Put on… Continue reading Fight Back!