Stewards of God’s Creation

What command in Scripture were you obeying this morning when you went to work? When we get up in the morning to go to work, we are heading out in obedience to God’s command in Gen 1:28 to fill the earth, subdue the earth and to rule over it. In other words every job, every task, or every good endeavor, that you do today, you are doing in obedience to God’s command to govern and be responsible for His creation. Continue reading Stewards of God’s Creation

The Way of Righteousness

What will you encounter along the way of righteousness? Will the circumstances of your life be different or will you experience them differently? God doesn’t describe who or what you will encounter along the way of righteousness. God doesn’t promise that the circumstances of your life will be different along the way of righteousness. What God promises, if you choose to walk along the path of righteousness, is that you will experience fully all that God meant for you to Continue reading The Way of Righteousness

Be Strong and Courageous

Keep this Book of the Law always on your lips; meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do everything written in it. Then you will be prosperous and successful. (Josh 1:8) How do we find the strength and courage to face our daily work routines? Where do we find the courage to step out into a new career or a new position? God is sufficient to replace our anxieties, inadequacies, fears, and doubts with Continue reading Be Strong and Courageous

God knows your name

What is more important: the people you know; or that the Lord knows your name? What is more important: pleasing people; or that people know God is pleased with you? Our lives have significance when we believe that God not only knows our name, but knows us intimately. Every task that we do has meaning for today and for eternity when we know that God is pleased with us and what we are doing. You are known by God, and Continue reading God knows your name

6 Certainties for a New Year

As we make our plans for the coming year what can those of us who have placed our faith and trust in God know with certainty? 1. The Lord is the Maker of Heaven and earth.  Our journey toward our goals takes place in God’s world. God created this world for us. God reigns supreme over this world. Nothing will happen to us this year that hasn’t first passed through the throne room of heaven. 2. The Lord enables us Continue reading 6 Certainties for a New Year