When I got up on the platform on Sunday morning I never really dreamed that I would be THAT honest about how vulnerable I was to temptation!… Read more “Fudgee-O’s and the Confessions of A Sugaholic!”
I just came back from vacation. While I was packing before I left, I stared at my Bible and dealt with the “is this going to put… Read more “Why Should I Read The Bible?”
I have to be honest with you. I have personal pep talks every day.
No, I don’t look in the mirror and yell “YOU CAN DO IT!!!!” like some crazed Rob Schneider with a sombrero on my head! No, every day I need to remind myself of who I am, and Whose I am.
I know each day (each moment actually), I can be one of two men: the man whose desires are momentary and probably self-seeking, or the man whose desires are to honour and serve the One who loves me and has purposed a greater life in me.
So I choose (or at least attempt to choose) the man who God desires me to be… knowing that He who has done GREAT things in my life, has planned even GREATER if I choose to follow Him.
At least that’s how I see it,
Coasting is living on borrowed power. It’s deciding to allow the momentum of the past to get you through where you are right now and in the not-too-distant future.
But coasting cannot sustain itself. Friction, resistance, and gravity (all analogies of daily life) will consume quickly all that you’ve worked towards and slow you down… to the point where regaining momentum will actually be harder than simply keep going.
So keep going. Keep pedalling. Make today count. Don’t rely on yesterday to make your today.
Yep. It must be spring. I can tell for of two reasons: 1- the birds have started to sing after 5 months of frozen vocal cords, 2-… Read more “Turning Roadblocks to Bridges”
Just sitting here at Starbucks thinking about yesterday’s service. If you weren’t there, we were talking about how we are to protect that which God has done… Read more “Whatcha Lookin’ At – Remix”