"For I know the plans I have for you," declares the lord, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you. Plans to give you a hope and a future."

You are NOT a Mistake

This morning the Lord shared something that I want to share with you.   I want to encourage you because God loves YOU and has plans for your life. YOU ARE NOT A MISTAKE. The pain the enemy inflicted in your life WILL NOT BE WASTED! Your efforts are NOT in vain. God...

Hope, because darkness never really wins.

I recently watched a friend, a beautiful 47 year old lady who LOVED her husband and son, lose her battle with cancer. In the last couple of months of her life,  we tried to meet frequently for prayer and encouragement.   This sweet lady FOUGHT!  She went to healing...

Goodbye for now Ms. Betty Lou

Yesterday at 6:40pm, my dear mother-in-law graduated to heaven.   She finally saw her Lord and Savior face to face.  Oh what a great reunion that must have taken place! When I look back at Betty Lou's life, I can definitely say it has been blessed.  She came from a...

Finding JOY.

All over the world people come up with new resolutions each year.   In Christian circles, it has been popular to ask God for a WORD that can be focused on that year. What about me?  Where do I fall in all of these traditions?  Normally, I wouldn't do either. I never...

Do you hear what I hear?

2 Timothy 2:1-3 You then, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.  And the things you have heard me say in the presence of many witnesses entrust to reliable people who will also be qualified to teach others. Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus, wrote...

Are you sinking?

Someone posted the picture on a social media site.   When I saw it I immediately thought, "Wow, that would preach!"   I won't preach, but I will share what came to my thoughts: It is what we allow INSIDE of us that makes us sink. What fills you today? What are you...