Category Short Encouragements

Listening To the Voice of God

“And he said unto them, Take heed what ye hear: with what measure ye mete, it shall be measured to you: and unto you that hear shall more be given.” –Mark 4:24 Today I was supposed to have an interview for another job. I say I was supposed to have one because I didn’t feel […]

Jesus Simply Is

When I got home from work yesterday, I had an email waiting for me that I wasn’t expecting. The email let me know that I have a job interview working as a ministry assistant and to be honest, I was stunned they had gotten back to me so quickly. After the initial shock and the […]

Being On the Front lines

Growing up, I always had others around me that were like minded and worshiped God the same way as me. I always had someone to go to if someone I had witnessed to had torn me down. I had a church to go to every Wednesday and Sunday. I had a support system that I […]

Queen of Sheba: The Wisdom Seeker

1 Kings 10:1-2 says, “And when the queen of Sheba heard of the fame of Solomon concerning the name of the Lord, she came to prove him with hard questions.” “And she came to Jerusalem with a very great train, with camels that bare spices, and very much gold, and precious stones: and when she […]

Do Not Conform

My freshman year of high school I ran around with a really bad crowd of people that I considered to be my friends. I wanted to fit in so badly that I was willing to turn away from God and His holiness. I let those around me influence me in a negative way and gave […]

When Our Anger Distances Us from God

Recently I haven’t been able to write, read my bible like I usually do, or pray because of my anger. My life has taken a turn that I never thought it would and the pain hurts so badly. I get up every morning, trying to put on a happy face and to act normal, but […]

The Deceiver < Our Dreams

In life, you can never go back and change your past. The only thing you can do is continue to move forward, one day at a time. This is a truth that I have recently come to realize within my own life. Just a few years ago, I had no confidence in myself, not believing […]