Category: Practical

Embracing Each Day »

“So here’s what I want you to do, God helping you; take your everyday ordinary life – your sleeping, eating, going to work, and walking around life – and place it before God as an offering. Embracing what God does for you is the best thing you can do for Him. Don’t become so well […]

God Sees You »

“God has had it with the proud, but takes delight in just plain people. So be content with who you are and don’t put on airs. God’s strong hand is on you; He’ll promote you at the right time. Live a carefree life before God, He is most careful with you.” 1 Peter 5:6-7, Message […]

Want, Wait and Witness »

“Show me the path where I should walk, O Lord; point out the right road for me to follow. Lead me by your truth and teach me, for you are the God who saves me. All day long I put my hope in you.” Psalm 25:5, The New Living Translation Several months ago, I began […]

Friend Check – Choosing Your Friends Wisely »

“Whoever wants to embrace life and see the day fill up with good, here’s what you do – Say nothing evil or hurtful; snub evil and cultivate good; run after peace for all you’re worth. God looks on all this with approval, listening and responding well to do what he’s asked; but he turns his […]

GRACE WORKS »

The LORD bless you and keep you; the LORD make his face shine on you and be gracious to you; the LORD turn his face toward you and give you peace.”’  Numbers 6:24-26, NIV Everyone has their “top reads” of their life other than the Word of God and I can say that hands down that GRACE WORKS […]

When Seasons Change in a Friendship »

“Dear friend, take my advice; it will add years to your life.  I’m writing out clear directions to Wisdom Way, I’m drawing a map to Righteous Road.  I don’t want you ending up in blind alleys, or wasting time making wrong turns.  Hold tight to good advice; don’t relax your grip.  Guard it well – […]

Letting Go of Wrong Associations »

For years I have studied the book of Proverbs, but every time I came to Chapter six and the “Warning On Adultery,” I would simply skip over this portion of scripture as I felt it did not apply to me.  After all, this was not an area of temptation for me and and I am not […]

Trusting God With Our Friendships »

“Friends love through all kinds of weather, and families stick together in all kinds of trouble.” Proverbs 17:17, The Message Has God ever shown you that you needed to let go of a friendship, but instead of following His lead, you intentionally held onto the friendship to long until it resulted in conflict?  As a […]

Letting God Lead Us »

Show me the path where I should walk, O Lord; point out the right road for me to follow. Lead me by your truth and teach me, for you are the God who saves me. All day long I put my hope in you.” Psalm 25:5, The New Living Translation Several years ago, I began […]

Friendships »

“Friends love through all kinds of weather, and families stick together in all kinds of trouble.” Proverbs 17:17, The Message Has God ever shown you that you needed to let go of a friendship, but instead of following His lead, you intentionally held onto them too long until it resulted in conflict?  As a counselor, […]