Reflect :: Grow :: Change
How can I be that seed that grew from good soil and not the seeds that fell upon unhealthy foundations?
With so many issues arising in our society, many fail to realize, or even acknowledge, what's lacking. I recently visited the Civil Rights Museum in Atlanta, Georgia and entered the Dr. King exhibit. One of his handwritten sermons focused on agape love. He stated that agape love is needed to overcome evil. Even though he wrote that years ago, his sermon still holds true today. Love is the perfect prescription for society.
Have you ever waited on someone or something? And expected something great to come out of waiting? I know that feeling. It’s like waiting for a bus at a bus stop under the blazing sun…like driving 15 mph in traffic knowing good and well that you have some place to be…like waiting in a waiting room past your appointment time…like […]
Boy! A lot has happened since my last post on the enjoyment of life, which is the reason why I haven’t posted anything since then. I’m currently on Day 34 of the Daniel Plan and I have been strengthened physically, emotionally, and spiritually. I’ve built spiritual muscle and felt my relationship with God grow closer. But just when I began […]
Then He said to them, “Follow Me, and I will make you fishers of men.” They immediately left their nets and followed Him. Matthew 4:19-20 (NKJ) I remember those times when I was a child and played “Follow the Leader.” Whoever got chosen to be the leader was always the creative and brave one. No follower seemed to mind following […]
This song has been on my mind all week. It’s referring to Mark 8:36: “What will it profit a man if he gains the whole world, and loses his own soul?” This song reminds me that all of the materialistic things I own should not be considered more valuable than my mental, physical, spiritual, and emotional well being. Even though I […]