when will i just stop surrendering?

Quick. What do you think when I say the word surrender? I think song lyrics. I think on my knees before God. I think giving up. A word I say, and think I'm doing, but really, I'm not. First, let me say this. I've looked. I cannot find one scripture reference to humans surrendering to God, … Continue reading when will i just stop surrendering?

hey you there, in the presence of God…

It started a couple of years ago, actually. This feeling that would creep up whenever the talk turned to more of God. More of His presence. Something about that didn't sound right to my spirit, but I didn't know why. Not too long ago, a well-known preacher (one of my favorites, in fact), spoke about … Continue reading hey you there, in the presence of God…

i’m begging us to stop it

  Beloved, can we stop aligning ourselves with something just because it sounds good? Because when we post these self-empowering statements for all the world to read, here is what we are really saying... People are the basis of my worth, my peace, my joy, my self-respect. People will determine how I see myself and how I … Continue reading i’m begging us to stop it

we can stop inviting Jesus

"'Then a teacher of the law came to him and said, “Teacher, I will follow you wherever you go.' Jesus replied, 'Foxes have dens and birds have nests, but the Son of Man has no place to lay his head.'"  "'Lord,” another of His disciples said, “first let me go bury my father.” But Jesus told him, … Continue reading we can stop inviting Jesus