“By the seventh day God had finished the work he had been doing; so on the seventh day he rested from all his work.” – Genesis 2:2 NIV
We live in a performance driven society. Work is measured by the number of tasks we complete each day and the amount of time and resources we pour into them. As believers, we must remember that our work must be fruitful and not busy. Our ability to work comes from God’s grace, not grit.
A few months ago I was frustrated. Continue reading “3 Principles of Work”
You are more than a conqueror. Each week produces new challenges, but by the grace of God you’re still here. To motivate you this Monday I am sharing 7 devotionals. Each one will encourage you to persevere as you work, study, or tend to household chores. Read one or all of them and then conquer the day! Continue reading “More than a Conqueror”
College is an exciting experience! As a freshman, you’ve probably spent the summer attending orientation, buying dorm décor, and befriending other students on Facebook. Reality only sets in when you head to class for the first time. What you do in college can determine the course of your life.
Today I’m giving 3 pieces of faith-filled advice to help you navigate this season of life. If you’re not a new college student, keep reading. This advice can be applied to anyone venturing on a new journey in life. Continue reading “Advice For The Christian College Freshman Girl”
“For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind.” 2 Timothy 1:7 NKJV
Fear is something that we battle daily. It knocks on our door as we prepare for a job interview or embark on a new business venture. It tries to hold our hand when a relationship we thought would last forever ends. And it attempts to wrap its arms around us after God reveals vision of our life.
While it is natural to experience fear, know that it is more than an emotion –it is a spirit. The enemy sees no problem in using it as weapon to prevent us from pursuing our God-given purpose. We can spend years bound by fear, unable to take the next steps in fulfilling our destiny. It is incredibly important that we learn how to overcome fear! Here are three strategies: Continue reading “Overcoming Fear”
Do you consider God’s promises to be sweet? Usually when we think of sweetness, we think of something edible like the creamy goodness of a chocolate fudge brownie topped with vanilla ice cream or a handful of sugar-dusted gummy bears or even… I’m getting carried away. But to make my point, sweet things leave you satisfied and in many ways God’s promises do too.
Psalm 19:10 (NIV): “They are more precious than gold, than much pure gold; they are sweeter than honey, than honey from the honeycomb.” Continue reading “God’s Sweet Promises | Motivational Monday”