True from False: Knowing the Messages Influencing You

When others of influence share their message (whether through teaching, preaching, books, songs or prophesy), we want to be discerning of the emphasis of the message, of who or what it promotes. “For many will come in (on the strength of) My name [appropriating the name which belongs to Me], saying, I am the Christ … Continue reading True from False: Knowing the Messages Influencing You

Effective Prayer: Praying God’s Word by His Spirit

One of my passions is prayer and helping others grow in prayer. I want to share two keys to effective prayer. There are many resources such as prayer journals to help us pray more. But with these resources in hand, how do we pray effectively? How do we engage in prayer that is also enjoyable? … Continue reading Effective Prayer: Praying God’s Word by His Spirit

Seven Free Apps for Your Walk with God

We seem to spend a lot of time on our phones or tablets these days. We grab our phones to check the weather forecast only to realize several minutes later our focus has been hijacked. Suddenly we realize we've been scrolling Instagram and lost track of time. We may have even forgotten to check the … Continue reading Seven Free Apps for Your Walk with God

The Search for a Godly Definition of Success

The winds of the world's ideas of success swirl around us: the pressure to create and to do, to earn more, to be productive, to be successful. People and families alike have definitions of what it means to be successful: major in that field, get that job, be married by xx age and having children. … Continue reading The Search for a Godly Definition of Success

Why We Do What We Do

How often do we search our hearts with the help of the Holy Spirit, seeking to know why we do what we do? Take the time, ask Him to shine the Light of His refining torch into your soul. The things we do, do we do them to fulfill a need within us or because … Continue reading Why We Do What We Do