(1 Kings 19:19-21) So Elijah went from there and found Elisha son of Shaphat. He was plowing with twelve yoke of oxen, and he himself was driving the twelfth pair. Elijah went up to him and threw his cloak around him. Elisha then left his oxen and ran after Elijah. “Let me kiss my father… Continue reading My heritage for His honor
He took her by the hand and said to her, "Talitha koum!" (which means "Little girl, I say to you, get up!" ). Immediately the girl stood up and began to walk around (she was twelve years old). At this they were completely astonished. Mark 5:41-42 We don’t know a lot about Jairus’ daughter. Her… Continue reading And He said, “Arise!”
Committing a life to Purity is so much more than saying NO to kissing boys or NO to having sex before marriage. There was a time a while back when I was at the doctor’s office for an appointment and while I was filling out some paperwork, the doctor came into the room. She started… Continue reading The Pursuit of Purity
When God wants you to grow, He makes you uncomfortable! Sometimes, God takes us through seasons that make us so uncomfortable and uneasy where there seems to be no peace or rest. Why? As humans, we are creatures of habit and enjoy comfort and desire an easy life. However, if everything were easy, we would… Continue reading Courage for Change
If you have been doing the same old thing you are destined to get the same result. refer to Acts 3:2-7. "Now a man who was lame from birth was being carried to the temple gate called Beautiful, where he was put every day to beg from those going into the temple courts. When he… Continue reading Change of Strategy
“I (God) will go before you and will level the mountains; I will break down gates of bronze and cut through bars of iron. I will give you hidden treasures, riches stored in secret places, so that you may know that I am the Lord, the God of Israel, who summons you by name.” (Isaiah… Continue reading Earth’s Trials & Heaven’s Treasures
It was the summer of 2001 and my six year old self was already dreaming of the beautifully wrapped presents underneath the Christmas tree that was still months and months away. Every Sunday, my grandmother would bring my mom advertisements, coupons, and magazines that she would receive in the mail. Most of the time, my… Continue reading Faith isn’t easy, but it has promise!