Finishing Strong is the Goal, Don’t Ignore the Process

I’m sitting here in the chapel of our denominations’s district office, spending an extended time in prayer, fasting, and studying the Word.  One of our students is with me and we’re on “lockdown” for 48 as we seek God on a number of issues.  As I picked up my Bible, I began reading through Philippians, … More Finishing Strong is the Goal, Don’t Ignore the Process

Identity Theft: “God Has Forgotten Me”

We go through seasons in life where God seems so far away from us personally.  Others around us are advancing and experiencing success.  Hello?  What about me?  The longer the oversight we start losing joy, get bitter at and envious of others, disillusioned, apathetic, sloppy, and give in to self pity.  Pretty soon, we’ve lost … More Identity Theft: “God Has Forgotten Me”

Identity Theft 6: “I’m Destined For Failure”

It’s one thing to make mistakes.  We all do it.  But there are times, we think or realize that we were set up to blow it.  Whether it’s other’s foolishness or our laziness and poor choices, it prevents us from moving forward.  We start buying  into the devil’s lies: God has forgotten about me, He … More Identity Theft 6: “I’m Destined For Failure”