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The 5-Levels of our Spiritual Hierarchal of Needs

When we seek first God's Kingdom, we shall be blessed with those things we stand in need of temporally. As our faith increases, so does our ability to seek God and conform to his will and desire for our lives. In doing so, we will be blessed through our obedience to the teachings and commandments that he has given us.

Awareness, Come Follow Me, Come Unto Christ, Devotional, Lifestyle, Spirituality

Defending Truth Amidst Sea of Lies

Yet, God is a God of integrity. It is in His character. He never lies, and He is not silent when the truth needs to be revealed. It is His nature to be absolutely reliable. There is no hint of pretense in Him. He is who He says He is, He does what He says He will do, and He honors those who follow His lead. Always.

Bloggers, Blogging, Personal Reflections

Educated or Institutionalized by Propaganda?

Saw a friend share this meme to her Facebook Social Media profile and it got me to thinking about apologetics and how we approach certain topics. Do we come from a place of education and understanding? Or, do we springboard from being institutionalized by propaganda? Whether it is politics, social issues, current affairs, religion, or… Continue reading Educated or Institutionalized by Propaganda?

Awareness, Come Follow Me, Come Unto Christ, Devotional, Mindful Recovery, Spirituality

Facing dark days

There are those oft days of light and happiness that dispel the sadness. Yet, they are fleeting. As fleeting as the summer days we've so far experienced here for June. Inevitably, the rain comes, the darkness swells, and the days grow gloomy and despondent. We either allow ourselves to sink deeper and withdraw further into our suffocating sadness; or, we do the courageous and difficult task of pulling ourselves out of despair by focusing on the hope and light of God's love, mercy, and grace.

Awareness, Come Follow Me, Come Unto Christ, Devotional, Spirituality

A Working and Genuine Faith

Dare we imagine Christ saying to those whom he ministered "Go, have faith God will heal you." and turn his back on them? How dare we stand and shame and turn our backs toward those faithfully coming to us and seeking relief? Do you not understand how much courage and humility it takes for an individual to rise out of their own shame and guilt - hand outstretched and asking for sustenance, kindness, mercy, and grace?

Awareness, Devotional

Spiritual Values

But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for his own possession, that you may proclaim the excellencies of him who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light. ~ 1 Peter 2:9, ESV ~ Spiritual growth and maturation includes living according to established values. We choose to align ourselves to those values and strive… Continue reading Spiritual Values

Awareness, Spirituality

When God delays for the greater purpose

Today's reading: Genesis 41-42; Ps. 10:12-18; Prov. 4:7-9; Matthew 14:1-21 God's provision during times of famine Spiritual maturity and growth is established with our trust and faith in God. His grace is sufficient for us in all seasons. As we walk in sincere obedience, faithfully devoted to God, we will experience peace of mind. Today,… Continue reading When God delays for the greater purpose