The Lord is My Help

“My God, I trust in you. Do not let me be disgraced; do not let my enemies gloat over me. No one who waits for you will be disgraced; those who act treacherously without cause will be disgraced. Make your ways known to me, Lord; teach me your paths. Guide me in your truth andContinue reading “The Lord is My Help”

Praying for Grace and Mercy

When the world seems like hatred and division are bigger than Jesus and the Church, we need to pray for God to give more grace and mercy to the people, so they can walk out of the blame game, and begin healing and growing in the right direction. The news stories thrive on negativity andContinue reading “Praying for Grace and Mercy”

We Have It Inside!

When our hearts are offended and darkened or we are walking in unforgiveness that becomes bitterness of soul, we need God to help us break up that ground of our hearts so we can receive His Word and it is able to take root and grow up into a righteous plant that is able toContinue reading “We Have It Inside!”

Eat and Live!

“This is the bread that comes down from heaven so that anyone may eat of it and not die. I am the living bread that came down from heaven. If anyone eats of this bread he will live forever. The bread that I will give for the life of the world is my flesh.” TheContinue reading “Eat and Live!”

Why Have We Fasted and Prayed with No Answer?

http://www.bible.com/59/isa.58.1-13.esv ““Cry aloud; do not hold back; lift up your voice like a trumpet; declare to my people their transgression, to the house of Jacob their sins. Yet they seek me daily and delight to know my ways, as if they were a nation that did righteousness and did not forsake the judgment of theirContinue reading “Why Have We Fasted and Prayed with No Answer?”

Fallen Soldier

When you are an obedient soldier, you do as you have been commanded, but what happens to the soldier that has taken so many hits that they can’t stand anymore? I was out driving one night and the Holy Spirit had me stop to help a person sleeping under a bus stop bench. It wasContinue reading “Fallen Soldier”

How Sweet it is to be Loved by You

When Jesus said that he could only do what he saw the Father doing, what was he doing? Healing the sick, setting those bound by oppression free, loving the least of them and stopping to listen and do whatever the people asked of him. If they needed healing of blindness. he healed it. If thereContinue reading “How Sweet it is to be Loved by You”

Reach Out Your Hand to Pull Another into the Light

After laying down my plans and dreams to take on a role of Christ living, I found my heart aching day and night. I discovered that all of the plans and busyness of this world was hollow and empty for those on the other side. The other side of the light: The people in greatContinue reading “Reach Out Your Hand to Pull Another into the Light”

Prayers Part 2

The second time I remember praying was when my marriage was struggling and it seemed like things were coming to an end. I prayed in my head and asked for God to forgive me and help save my marriage and family. About a month later, I was running to the bathroom to throw up, andContinue reading “Prayers Part 2”

My Prayer Journey Part 1

The first time that I remember praying as an adult was when my dad was going into brain surgery at Barrow Neurological Institute in Phoenix, AZ. The doctors were without confidence about the surgery, and we were told that they had no idea what would happen once they opened him up. They had never seenContinue reading “My Prayer Journey Part 1”

Getting Back What Was Lost

In a dream, I was sitting next to God, and  I asked “Why are they all behaving that way”, as I watched with Him from Heaven as the people raced around below on the earth.  He said, “because they don’t understand my love for them.”   And my heart broke, because His heart was aching toContinue reading “Getting Back What Was Lost”

Love Through God’s Eyes

I came upon a man about to collapse crossing the street in Mesa, so I stopped my car and asked if he needed help. I know that most people don’t understand why I feel the need to stop and help people that I see on the streets, but I don’t understand why they don’t feelContinue reading “Love Through God’s Eyes”

Wounded Dove

  Why do you call evil good and good evil?  For the churches that have been dormant and tried to look the other way, in a sea of injustice that has encamped our City and State, there are no more excuses for this lack of love among the people. God sent a fierce flame toContinue reading “Wounded Dove”