Tag Archives: peace

Smooth Sailing and No Worries

When a man’s ways pleases the LORD, he maketh even his enemies to be at peace with him. Proverbs 16:7 (KJV)

You Can’t: How to Make Your Spouse…

Pray. Read the Bible. Listen. Communicate. Tithe. Save. Cook. Clean. Show affection. Initiate intimacy. Spend time. Be faithful. Stay. Whew…It would seem that ‘making’ our spouse ‘do’ what we want requires a lot effort, doesn’t it? Not from their perspective, but from ours. It would seem we want to create this super-spouse more than they […]

Am I Any Less Blessed?

How empowered do we feel in the midst of a struggle? Or better yet, how exhausted are we? Job loss. Health crisis. Behind on the mortgage. Pending divorce. Death in the family. Where does our hope rest? Staring at bills in despair? Taking a diagnosis as a death sentence? Deciding on divorce before counseling? Blaming God? I direct […]

Pray Because…

Pray because…. No one is ever without a need. You’re in mine, I’m in yours. Every trial has a trail to the cross. Right now is as good a time as any. Trust and faith go hand in hand. It’s a victorious ingredient. It’s never a mistake. God listens. He answers. You’re tired. You’re thankful. Just […]

I Come in Peace…or Do I?

We Christians don’t want to offend anybody, yet alone another Christian. Love, don’t judge, right? Matthew 7:1,2,3 “Do not judge others, and you will not be judged. 2 For you will be treated as you treat others. The standard you use in judging is the standard by which you will be judged. 3 “And why […]