“Stay Focused, Daddy! Go Get the Pizza!”

John 4:34 reflection: My daughter requested that I go get pizza for dinner for the children. As I was leaving the house, I stopped to have a conversation with someone else. That is when I heard the words, “Stay focused, Daddy! Go get the pizza!” [Click title or image to read the full post.]

From Weakness to Son Power

1 Corinthians 15:42–44 devotional: When we are born of the Spirit of God, we are infused with a new power, the resurrection power of Jesus Christ. This power helps us see through the schemes and deceptions of Satan as he seeks to weaken us in our endeavors for the Lord. We are raised in power from weakness. [Click title or image to read the full post.]

The World is Passing Away Before Our Eyes!

So many of things I considered so important over the years are now gone! The company I worked for is gone. Boards of companies I served on are gone.

Just through the aging process, we can see how we ourselves are “passing away.”  Our bodies are temporary. We are only renting or leasing them, having to turn them in at the end of the lease term. [Click title or image to read the full post.]

Do You Have a Self-Serve Mentality?

The principles of KingdomNomics teach us life does not consist of the abundance of things, and that we should labor for the food that leads to eternal life. We find an increasing life of fulfillment as we practice giving or investing in what matters to the Lord Jesus Christ. [Click title or image to read the full post.]

God Takes the Little and Does Big Things

In John 6:9, the disciple Andrew questions how so little could be relevant in feeding a multitude of people. Jesus took what was little or insignificant in the view of the world, and miraculously used it to feed the 5000! [Click title or image to read the full post.]

Ask God to Shine His Favor on Your Life

In Luke 18:41, Jesus asks the question, “What do you want me to do for you?”

He asks the same question for us.

What would you like Jesus to do for you today?

Would you ask him for something that you know is in accordance with his will, something that will echo into eternity? [Click title or image to read the full post.]

Soaking Up God’s Word

We must soak our heart in the Word of God, treating it like our spiritual M and Ms, that is, memorizing and meditating on it. How good it is to feel and know that God is planning to have good coming our way! [Click title or image to read the full post.]

Son-Tanned Christian

Scripture: Isaiah 55:11, NCV “The same thing is true of the words I speak. They will not return to me empty. They make the things happen that I want to happen, and they succeed in doing what I send them to do.” God wants to make things happen in our life. God wants his living […]

The Priority: Christ Formed In You

Scripture: 2 Thessalonians 3:5 “Now may the Lord direct your hearts into the love of God and into the patience of Christ.” (NKJV) We spend time with the people we love, and we spend time doing the things we love. Such endeavors frequently require patience. This is certainly the case in our relationship with God. […]

The Transformation: Christ Formed In You

Scripture: 2 Corinthians 13:14 and Ephesians 1:17 “May the grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all.” (2 Corinthians 13:14, NLT) “I keep asking that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the glorious Father, may give you the Spirit of wisdom […]