Poor In Spirit

“Blessed is the poor in spirit,” for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.   Matthew 5:3 When I hear poor, I think of poverty-stricken, a person struggling to make ends meat. Poor combined with spirit brings on a different meaning.  I need to not get stuck on my first impression of poor and maybe replace that … Continue reading Poor In Spirit

Take Heart! Why is it so hard to Trust?

We’ve come to trust so many things. So, I’ll start with this question… Why is it still so difficult to trust God? I think there are two answers to this questions. ONE -It’s because we haven’t had a chance to trust him.  We want to be in control and by our human nature we trust … Continue reading Take Heart! Why is it so hard to Trust?

God is Greater than I

We get caught up in doing, INSTEAD of pleasing God by loving Him first.  Hebrews 11:6 (NIV)- "And without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to him must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who earnestly seek him." We get caught up by doing what we think is His will, instead of … Continue reading God is Greater than I