Sculpted by the Truth – Part 1

God’s Word states in Ephesians 2:10, “For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do” (NIV). The word handiwork is defined as “work done personally and intentionally by the hands.” When we receive Christ as our Savior, our life is not ending, […]

Living Life by God’s Design – Not by Default: Part 3

Now that we have become self-aware in recognizing what is in operation in our lives and have let go of the pain and hurt that has kept us bound and have allowed God to heal us, let’s look at the last step in living by God’s design, “Transformation.” Transformation The third step to changing a […]

Living Life by God’s Design – Not by Default: Part 2

We have all walked through seasons in our lives where circumstances and battles get us down which causes us to respond and act in ways that are not the ways that God designed for us. Last week we looked at how self-awareness is the first step to living by God’s design. Let us look at […]

Living Life by God’s Design – Not by Default: Part 1

We only get one shot at living life – one chance. Why, then, would we ever spend it passively, in a mode of default? According to the dictionary, “default” is defined as “a failure to act; inaction or neglect.” To translate that, living by default would mean a failure to show up for our lives, […]

Getting on Board with the Lord’s Vision – Part 3

What to Pack When Boarding the Lord’s Vision: When focusing on pursuing your purpose and destiny, it is important to know what to pack when boarding the Lord’s Vision. All it really takes is a heart’s decision. So, here is what you need to pack for a successful journey: A willingness to serve. Take part […]

Getting on Board with the Lord’s Vision – Part 2

In my previous blog, we learned about the four keys we need to activate in our own lives in order to be spiritually positioned and on board with the Lord’s vision. This week, I would like us to look at the significance of staying on board even through the storms of life. As Christians, we […]

Getting on Board with the Lord’s Vision – Part 1

Years ago, in a dream, I was called into an open field where my pastor was standing, wearing a white sailor’s suit and a captain’s hat. Behind him was a huge, white cruise ship. In my amazement, he informed me that everyone was on board and waiting for me so that the ship would sail. […]

A Spa for the Heart

How would you like to spend a whole year at a spa for free? That is exactly what Esther got to do! All of the young, beautiful women in the entire kingdom were gathered and given beauty treatments for an entire year. After the year was up, the women were presented before the king so […]