It seems the day after Christmas people are talking about the New Year.  All of sudden hope for the new year springs eternal.  How things are going to be better, resolutions being made from weight loss to retirement plans to better relationships!  Why?  Why days before the new year is this gush of optimism and […]

More Than Worth It

If you endure chastening, God deals with you as with sons; for what son is he whom the father does not chasten? But if you are without chastening, of which all have become partakers, then are you are illegitimate, and not sons. Furthermore, we have had human fathers who corrected us, and we paid them […]


Hope deferred makes the heart sick: but when the desire comes, it is a tree of life. Proverbs 13:12 The desire accomplished is sweet to the soul: but it is abomination to fools to depart from evil. Proverbs 13:19 It is not the severity of God or God being hard on us that should cause […]


When I was a teenager and got my first car, a 1964 VW Beetle mint green, I would occasionally run it on empty just to see how many miles per gallon I could get.  Then I would get out, hitchhike to the nearest gas station and walk back to fill up the small gas tank.  […]


The dictionary defines integrity as “the quality of being honest and having strong moral principles: moral uprightness.  The state of being whole and undivided.” The heart of integrity in business and life is doing what you say you will do.  Honoring your word, your commitment.  An ancient proverb describes it as, “a man who swears […]


When we choose to partner with ministries whether it is with our time, talent or treasures, we need to understand that a fresh river of the Spirit begins to flow into your life and ministry.  As we’ll see below, if you give (partner) you will receive a “prophet’s reward”.  That is why it is important […]

Prophesying Personally

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Prophesying means to speak the words of God.  There are different forms and manners of speaking God’s word.  This study will deal with speaking God’s words to bring direction to my life. “Death and life are in the power of the tongue: and they that love it shall eat the fruit thereof.” Proverbs 18:21 This […]


My body is the temple of the Holy Spirit. I am not my own for I was bought with a price so I glorify God in my body. I have a joyful heart and it is good medicine to every cell in my body.  My life and my breath are in His hand.  The Spirit […]


I diligently heed the voice of the Lord my God and do what is right in His sight, I give ear to His commandments and keep all His statutes, therefore He will put none of the diseases on me which He brought on the Egyptians.  For He is the Lord who heals me. Because I […]


As stewards of the Lord’s businesses, we may freely and vigorously exercise or speaking these following promises out loud, commanding the spirit realm to enforce these promises. And God makes all grace abound toward me; so that I, always having all sufficiency in all things, have an abundance for every good work.   If I obey […]