How have you tried to please God? Have you gotten caught up in doing religious things? God made his desires clear in Micah 6:8 which says, "the Lord has told you what is good, and this is what he requires of you: to do what is right, to...

How beautiful is this Psalm from the Passion Translation which says, "What a God you are! Your path for me has been perfect! All your promises have proven true. Who turn to hide themselves in you! You are the wrap-around God giving grace to me." Psalm...

What is not to love about Psalm 139? This chapter encompasses the Lord's knowledge and love towards all of his children, including you! Psalm 139:5 says, "You've gone into my future to prepare the way, and in kindness you follow behind me, to spare me...

Acts 1 begins with Peter's ministry. Verse 6 starts off with the disciples wondering about the kingdom, as they often had before. After they asked the Lord when he would restore the kingdom, Jesus replied in Acts 1:7, "It is not for you to know...

I have shared about the spirit of offense several times on this blog including encouragement to be unoffendable and how I have been dealing with my own emotions of being offended with God. Clearly based on what the Lord is teaching me I should have shared...

In light of a hard week I thought I would share Romans 12:9-10 which says, "Love must be sincere. Hate what is evil; cling to what is good.  Be devoted to one another in love. Honor one another above yourselves." Because I live in Dallas and...

I am so thankful for the foundation of freedom that we can celebrate on July 4th. It's about so much more than a federal holiday commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence and celebrating the freedom of the United States. Of course, I am so...

I shared from Proverbs 4 last week and I am continuing in the same chapter this week in verses 25-27 of the Passion Translation which says, "Set your gaze on the path before you. With fixed purpose, looking straight ahead, ignore life's distractions. Watch where...

Romans is so good that it is hard to focus on just one chapter or verse. Romans 8 shares the importance of living by the power of the Holy Spirit. I love that the chapter starts off with stating that "the case is closed." Don't...