Saturday, September 22, 2018












Tag Archives: God

God’s Presence Revealed

A young boy was peering out the window one autumn day. He looked out across the empty field to a line of trees. He noticed that the still and lifeless trees began to move. They swayed left and right. Next, he saw beautiful colored leaves leave their branches and sore through the sky like an airplane and land in the …

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Separation Anxiety

When I was five years old, and yes I remember this because of the punishment that I endured afterwards, I thought it would be fun to play hide and seek with my mother. Mom had left me at home alone while she took my sister down the road to school. I was sitting there watching cartoons when I heard the …

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A Vow Of True Love

As we continue into part three of this in depth look at what is considered by some “The Love Chapter”, I want to encourage you to read the entire series, Love Without Works, True Love Defined, and now A Vow Of True Love. All of these are found on our blog The Mid-Day Motivator at praise963.com. In closing, yesterday I …

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Love Defined

Yesterday our Mid-Day Motivator was titled “Works Without Love.” We discussed how Paul was saying that we could do many good things, but if we did them without love in our hearts, we profit nothing. Today, we shift our focus to the actual definition of love. In today’s society, we can say I love you to someone and the next …

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Works Without Love

There was a parent who thought they showed love to their child. This child was given all the cool toys, but the parent would not play with the child. The child was taken on all the fancy vacations, but the parent would not ride on the rides with the child. This child had ample food, snacks, and candy, but this …

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The Power Of A Voice

I was in a waiting room at the Doctors office when a lady walked in with three somewhat rowdy and slightly disrespectful elementary age boys. She was trying her best to control the children without losing her cool. She looked at me with a look of apology for the boys acting so wild. With that glance, I decided to step …

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What Comes After The Problem?

In our busy lives it seems we jump from one thing to another. We can’t even tell you what a rose smells like, because it has been so long since we have stopped to smell them. Our busyness extends to our “problems” as well. I know in my life there are times that I seem to jump from one problem …

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Lessons From A Prayer Of David

As we go through life, we will face various trials, problems, and opposition. It is so good to know that when we do face hardship, we have a loving Father in Heaven who will hear our cries and meet our needs. Today our passage is the entire 86th chapter of Psalms. This is a prayer of David that you and …

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A Call To Walk Worthy

Saving Private Ryan is a movie that is based on a story of a World War II soldier whose brothers died in various battles in the same war. The US Army leadership felt that that family had paid enough for their freedom and wanted to send a rescue team behind enemy lines to bring Private Ryan home. Most of the …

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Searching For A Place To Worship

There was a woman drawing water from a well. While she was at the well, Jesus approached her and began a conversation with her. Jesus began by asking her for water. Using this opportunity, He begins to present the idea of salvation through the living water. Through the course of conversation, this woman’s sins were revealed. Much like many of …

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