The Best Cure for “Stinkin Thinkin”

“Therefore, with minds that are alert and fully sober, set your hope on the grace to be brought to you when Jesus Christ is revealed at his coming.” I Peter 1:13 (NIV) I shared with you last time how I’ve been struggling with feelings of failure during this adventure.  Well, when that happens, I usuallyContinue reading “The Best Cure for “Stinkin Thinkin””

What Does “I Am a Failure” Really Say – Part II

“…if it becomes too much noise, I simply give it all to Him to hang on to and lean on Him for help in taking care of it all one item at a time.” (Fred St. Laurent, excerpt from All I Need)   I spoke last time about how I’d been feeling like a failureContinue reading “What Does “I Am a Failure” Really Say – Part II”

What Does “I Am a Failure” Really Say – Part I

“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.”  Thomas A. Edison When I started this “exciting adventure” back in January with my career, I asked God what lesson He wanted me to learn because I was ready to learn it quickly and move on to the Promised Land.  Knowing what IContinue reading “What Does “I Am a Failure” Really Say – Part I”

A Great Illustration of the Real Fight

“When you were dead in your sins and in the uncircumcision of your flesh, God made you alive with Christ. He forgave us all our sins, having canceled the charge of our legal indebtedness, which stood against us and condemned us; he has taken it away, nailing it to the cross. And having disarmed theContinue reading “A Great Illustration of the Real Fight”

One Foot in Front of the Other – Part II

“Moses answered the people, ‘Do not be afraid. Stand firm and you will see the deliverance the Lord will bring you today. The Egyptians you see today you will never see again. The Lord will fight for you; you need only to be still.’” Exodus 14:13-14 (NIV)   I’ve spoken in the last few postsContinue reading “One Foot in Front of the Other – Part II”