PLAN to Love

And regardless of what else you put on, wear love. It’s your basic, all-purpose garment. Never be without it. (Col. 3:14, MSG) In 1965, Hal David penned profound lyrics to “What the World Needs Now is Love”, a timeless song written during an era of cataclysmic events, where racism and violence were widespread. What the world needs now is love, … Read More

Set Your Mind on Things Above (Col 3:2)

Any battle is won first in your mind. What you set your mind on regularly, continually and habitually turns into a mindset. A mindset is your belief system or pattern of thinking that frames how you see the world, yourself and other people. Did you know that for the believer in Christ, we can have either a works mindset or … Read More

The Spirit of Gratitude

Thank God no matter what happens. This is the way God wants you who belong to Christ Jesus to live. (I Thess. 5:18, MSG) The 2016 Summer Olympics games were a huge success for Team USA. It was an opportunity for the nation’s top athletes to compete on the world’s stage and exhibit preeminent skills that evolved from years (even … Read More

A Prayer for Our World

We thank You, O living God, that You have declared in Your Word that the Church is built upon the steadfast rock of Jesus Christ and the gates of hell shall not prevail against Your church (Matt 16:18). May each member of Your church stand for righteousness and stand against injustice. We declare You have called us to be light … Read More

Keys to Contentment

picture of heavens over water with ship afar

Despite ones denominational upbringing (and even if you didn’t grow up in the context of church!), there is a great probability that you are familiar with the song, “What a Friend We Have in Jesus”. Perhaps your memory is that of singing it as a Sunday morning congregational hymn or the precious sight of little children standing in front of … Read More