Strengthening Spirituality

“Speak to me, your servant is listening…”

3 Highly Effective Stress Relievers for Christians

“When anxiety was great within me, your consolation brought me joy” (Psalm 94:19). Stress and anxiety can come in many forms and sometimes you never know what could trigger it, leaving us always vulnerable to its trap. Jesus experienced his own anxiety and fear first hand when he came to us in human form. BecauseContinue reading “3 Highly Effective Stress Relievers for Christians”

Quick Practices to Break the Habit of Complaining and Live a Life Full of Gratitude

“This is the day that the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it” (Psalm 118:24). There are days that I wake up a grump. The weather is dreary, the same mundane tasks seem endless, and I have a heavy head from a wakeful sleep the night before. Have you been there?Continue reading “Quick Practices to Break the Habit of Complaining and Live a Life Full of Gratitude”

The Alchemist Quotes: Finding Your Life’s Purpose

I recently read the book The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho. It is a story about a shepherd named Santiago who leaves everything he knows to discover treasure in Egypt. During his quest, he learns many lessons but most importantly Santiago discovers the importance of listening to his heart and facing his fears to discover hisContinue reading “The Alchemist Quotes: Finding Your Life’s Purpose”

Daily Guidance

Whether you turn to the right or to the left, your ears will hear a voice behind you, saying, “This is the way; walk in it” (Isaiah 30:21). Awareness of Jesus’ Presence Most mornings, I have my quiet prayer time in the morning where I begin my day feeling clear headed and energized. But soContinue reading “Daily Guidance”

Release My Fears

Overwhelming Anxiety Recently, I have had extreme fear and anxiety watching and listening to the news. So much hate, division, and devastation. Many times, I have trapped myself in an anxiety filled state by engrossing myself in this destructive habit. Now I beseech you, brethren, mark them which cause divisions and offenses contrary to theContinue reading “Release My Fears”

Carpe Diem

 Command them to do good, to be rich in good deeds, and to be generous and willing to share. In this way they will lay up treasure for themselves as a firm foundation for the coming age, so that they may take hold of the life that is truly life. 1 Timothy 6:18-19 The Gift of Today I feelContinue reading “Carpe Diem”

The Armor of God

Finally, be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power. Put on the full armor of God, so that you can take your stand against the devil’s schemes. For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenlyContinue reading “The Armor of God”