Devotions, Encouragement, General Devotions

Your Impact isn’t Determined by the Attention you Receive for your Work

“Be careful not to practice your righteousness in front of people, to be seen by them. Otherwise, you will have no reward from your Father in heaven.  Matthew 6:1 Somebody Framed the Cow Most people are familiar with the Great Chicago Fire. Most of us (adults anyway) learned about it in school. Even today you… Read More Your Impact isn’t Determined by the Attention you Receive for your Work

Devotions, Encouragement, General Devotions

What a Spider Taught Me about Holding Tight and Never Giving Up!

“But as for you, be strong and do not give up, for your work will be rewarded.” 2 Chronicles 15:7 Something Strange in the Neighborhood I was on my way to work this morning when something strange in my peripheral vision caught my attention. There was a thin strand of spider web on the outside… Read More What a Spider Taught Me about Holding Tight and Never Giving Up!

Devotions, General Devotions

Be Strong and Courageous-A Command, not a Suggestion

“Haven’t I commanded you: be strong and courageous? Do not be afraid or discouraged, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.” Joshua 1:9 A message for Joshua Joshua was getting ready to take over for Moses, the one who had lead Israel for over 40 years and was revered by the People. As… Read More Be Strong and Courageous-A Command, not a Suggestion

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The Formula for Peace

“Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. 7 And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.” Philippians 4:6-7 The prescription for peace. Instead of dwelling on that which makes us anxious, present it… Read More The Formula for Peace