Month: April 2017

7 Joy Boosters 

Too often we run around looking for joy in all the wrong places. We dig up wells that end up being “broken cisterns.” Remember, “we have no good apart from Him.” The sorrows of those who run after idols, pleasure and other gods will multiply. If there’s a lot of drama in your world, it’s going to drain out all your joy. Sometimes you have to stay away from all those divas, drama queens and kings in order to keep your sanity. Joy is a choice. So make that choice today. Don’t let the devil steal it. Don’t let those circumstances take your eyes of Jesus. Choose to react differently. Choose to praise instead of pout. Choose to stay positive. If you keep your mind on the Word, He will keep your heart full of joy. Meditate day and night on His Word. Let the Word of Christ dwell within you richly, and you will experience the fullness of His joy. I love the word “GAZE.” It means to look steadily and intently. No wonder …

Evangelism & Joy

Restore to me the joy of your salvation, and uphold me with a willing spirit. Then I will teach transgressors your ways, and sinners will return to you. Psalm 51:12, 13 There is an undeniable link between sharing our faith and the level of our joy. We often focus on joy as a motivator for sharing our faith and long to see it expressed upon the conversion of a person. But how much impact does joy have in the process of sharing our faith? Can people feel it? Can they feel what we have? Does anyone recognize it? If I made muffins and believe my muffins are not only the very best muffins you will ever eat, but the only muffins with ingredients to make you thin, but I exhibit zero excitement about my muffins and I’m not a pound close to being thin; would it matter to anyone how good I think my muffins are? In the same way, if I believe Jesus Christ offers the very best life you could ever have in …

Monday Night Meditation

7 Types & Figures of Christ that will blow your mind. The life and works of Jesus is beautiful, fascinating and captivating. It has been for thousands of years the subject of wonder and amazement. Concerning Jesus” life and works, Apostle John said, “If every one of them were written down, I suppose that even the whole world would not have room for the books that would be written.” Take some time tonight to meditate on HIM through these scriptures- I assure you, it will blow your mind. Ark of the Covenant Exodus 25:16; Psalms 40:8; Isaiah 42:6 Eliakim Isaiah 22:20-22 ; Revelation 3:7 Lepers offering Leviticus 14:4-7; Romans 4:25 Morning and evening sacrifices Exodus 29:38-41; John 1:29 John 1:36 Rock of Horeb Exodus 17:6 ; 1 Corinthians 10:4 Vail of the tabernacle and temple Exodus 40:21 ; 2 Chronicles 3:14 ; Hebrews 10:20 Tabernacle Exodus 40:2 Exodus 40:34 ; Hebrews 9:11 ; Colossians 2:9