Tuesday, October 27th, 2020

The Perils of Procrastination

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Wayne Dyer has said, “Procrastination is one of the most common and deadliest of diseases and its toll on success and happiness is heavy.” He calls it a disease, but if it is, it is a disease that can be totally avoided and it can be cured. If you tend to procrastinate, have you ever […]


Monday, October 26th, 2020

The Perils of Procrastination

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One of the worst, deadliest, most destructive bad habits you or I could have is procrastination. You need to put it behind you once and for all, because it is really gumming up the works, not only in your own life, but it affects the lives of many others, too. For example, when you procrastinate […]


Saturday, October 24th, 2020

Enjoy Your Forgiveness

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(Mary) I want us to look on the other side of forgiveness—when we have personally been forgiven and yet we don’t seem to enjoy that forgiveness. This thought came to me in one of my daily prayer zoom meetings which we’ve been having with the women in my church since COVID shut us down, and […]


Friday, October 23rd, 2020

Dealing with Broken Relationships

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How do you put the past behind you and move forward in a bruised relationship? Consider how Jesus dealt with one of his closest friends who failed him miserably. I’m talking about Simon Peter, who fled and left Jesus to be arrested, and denied he ever knew him. After his resurrection, Jesus appeared to Peter […]


Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

Dealing with Broken Relationships

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Have you ever gone to someone for the purpose of being reconciled, hat in hand, asking forgiveness, and trying to restore the relationship, only to be rebuffed. Jesus commanded us to seek to be reconciled to anyone who has something against us, even if it is not our fault. But the facts are, you and […]


Wednesday, October 21st, 2020

Dealing with Broken Relationships

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When we procrastinate in being reconciled, all kinds of problems are created. The break in the relationship grows deeper and wider. The reason for the break is exaggerated and amplified way beyond reality. Innocent people are hurt because the relationship is not reconciled. Gossip and backbiting increase. It causes church and family splits and most […]


Tuesday, October 20th, 2020

Dealing with Broken Relationships

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If there is a broken or wounded relationship in your life, have you yet followed Jesus’ instructions for mending that relationship? You’ll find that instruction in Matthew 5:23-24: “Therefore, if you are offering your gift at the altar and there remember that your brother or sister has something against you, leave your gift there in front […]


Monday, October 19th, 2020

Dealing with Broken Relationships

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Broken relationships create all kinds of problems, whether they are work relationships, family relationships or even a casual friend. How should we deal with broken or wounded or toxic relationships? A woman told me that she couldn’t take part in her family’s Christmas celebration as usual, because her brother would be there and she is […]


Saturday, October 17th, 2020

Controlling the Controllable – Part 2

What is out of control in your life right now? If we can learn to control the controllable, we can cope with the uncontrollable. So think about that—isn’t it true that when we’re totally bummed out because so much control has been taken from us, we begin to lose control of what we need to […]


Friday, October 16th, 2020

Are You a Peacemaker or Peacekeeper?

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How can the people you work with know that Jesus Christ makes a difference in your life? Here’s one way that will always work. If they see that you have peace in your life, regardless of the circumstances, they’re going to want to know how in the world you do it. People today are desperate for peace, and as […]