Matthew 1:20-21 (NKJV) “But while he thought about these things, behold, an angel of the Lord appeared to him in a dream, saying, “Joseph, son of David, do not be afraid to take to you Mary your wife, for that which is conceived in her is of the Holy Spirit. And she will bring forth … More TO BE OR NOT TO BE – A FATHER
1 John 3:2 (NKJV) Beloved, now we are children of God; and it has not yet been revealed what we shall be, but we know that when He is revealed, we shall be like Him, for we shall see Him as He is. Have you ever gone to a flea market to look for … More CREATING VALUE
Hebrews 10:24-25 (NKJV) “And let us consider one another in order to stir up love and good works, not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together, as is the manner of some, but exhorting one another and so much the more as you see the day approaching.” Have you ever noticed how many things around … More LOSING SIGHT
Mark 4:8 (NKJV) “But other seed fell on good ground and yielded a crop that sprang up, increased and produced: some thirtyfold, some sixty, and some a hundred.” Have you ever had to work hard to prepare for something that was coming up? Maybe this was your chance to be the starter for your … More TAKING THE FIELD (THE ARENA PART IV)
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?