Mark 4:5 (NKJV) “And some seed fell among thorns; and the thorns grew up and choked it, and it yielded no crop.” Have you ever had someone telling you something important, but the noise around you was just too loud and you could not hear them? Maybe you felt the directions you were given … More AT THE FENCE (THE ARENA PART III)
Mark 4:5-6 (NKJV) “Some fell on stony ground, where it did not have much earth; and immediately it sprang up because it had no depth of earth. But when the sun was up it was scorched, and because it had no root it withered away.” Were you ever looking forward to trying something new … More HIGH UP IN THE CHEAP SEATS
Mark 4:4 (NKJV) “And it happened, as he sowed, that some seed fell by the wayside; and the birds of the air came and devoured it.” Have you ever seen lights, heard music, or maybe even seen fireworks in the distance that caused you to go check it out? How about seeing a crowd in … More IN A CROWDED PARKING LOT
Roman 8:28 (NKJV) “And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose.” Have you ever worked in a job where you were on call and from the moment the phone rang you could be running out the door? How … More WHERE DO YOU WANT ME?
Acts 9:15 (NKJV) But the Lord said to him, “Go, for he is a chosen vessel of Mine to bear My name before Gentiles, kings, and the children of Israel.” Have you ever been excited about your boss or teacher announcing the team for the upcoming project only for them to declare that you’re … More WHY ME?
Matthew 23:27 (NKJV) “Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you are like whitewashed tombs which indeed appear beautiful outwardly, but inside are full of dead men’s bones and all uncleanness.” Have you ever gone to a dinner or special function and after the meal is served you ask, is that all? How … More WHAT’S IN IT FOR ME?
Luke 12:2-3 (NKJV) “For there is nothing covered that will not be revealed, nor hidden that will not be known. Therefore whatever you have spoken in the dark will be heard in the light, and what you have spoken in the ear in inner rooms will be proclaimed on the housetops.” … More WHO ME?
Jeremiah 29:11 “For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” Have you ever looked beyond your dreams and aspirations to see where you might end up? Not just the physical journey, but … More WHO YOU TRULY CAN BE (CLOSER TO PART 5)
Matthew 17:20 (NKJV) “So Jesus said to them, “Because of your unbelief; for assuredly, I say to you, if you have faith as a mustard seed, you will say to this mountain, ‘Move from here to there,’ and it will move; and nothing will be impossible for you.” Growing up was there one thing … More YOUR DREAMS (CLOSER PART 4)
POSITIVE STEPS Matthew 7:13-14 (NKJV) “Enter by the narrow gate; for wide is the gate and broad is the way that leads to destruction, and there are many who go in by it. Because narrow is the gate and difficult is the way which leads to life, and there are few who find it.” … More POSITIVE STEPS (CLOSER PART 3)