God dwells with you full of grace and truth. God’s Kingdom is as close to you as the very air you breathe. God invites you to experience today the divine life that he uniquely created you for. God is continuously in action, alive and dynamic penetrating all existence, surprising us under microscopes or browsing the internet, in the exploration of space or in the quiet, honest conversation with friends. God continues to reveal his grace with compassion, forgiveness and unfailing Continue reading God dwells with you!
Wherever we work, at times challenging situations will arise that don’t have simple answers. What do you do when something or someone in your workplace bothers you? What do you do when you find yourself working with people who are lazy, corrupt or dishonest, who don’t follow policy, are gossips, twist the truth, back-stab, are incompetent, rule with fear, make false accusations, manipulate or are bullies? But first – what about you? None of us live a perfectly virtuous life. Continue reading God will Answer!
As you enter your workplace today remember that you have been blessed in the heavenly realms with every spiritual blessing in Christ. You are God’s child! Your sins are forgiven! You are God’s handiwork. Your life is rooted and established in God’s love. You are seated with Christ in the Heavenly realms. You bear fruit of goodness, righteousness and truth. You are a glorious person, reflecting the image of God! These blessings were bought for you through the shed blood Continue reading Whatever You Do
Today is a wonderful day! Even if it feels like you are all alone surrounded by an abyss of fear – Fear of rejection, fear of losing our job, fear of screwing up, fear of the future, fear of paying the bills, fear for your health. Your destiny is not defined by your fears. Your destiny is dependent solely on the infinite power of the Almighty! You are not alone! God in his holiness and righteousness is right beside you. Continue reading Facing Our Fears
He was known as a man who manifested a passion for the supremacy of God throughout his career. During his last meeting with his executive team, he led the team in a prayer of praise and thanksgiving, exalting God’s name. For a brief moment he tore back the curtain hiding God’s Kingdom, to show his leadership team that God had been revealing himself in every failure, success, struggle and joy. God is Great – Their accomplishments were just tiny a Continue reading Thanks be to God
Today you have a fantastic opportunity to joyfully demonstrate your confidence in God … by praying for your workplace and your co-workers. You are God’s child! You are bound to God’s love and goodness which transcends everything happening in your workplace. Your workplace can’t rob you of your peace, joy or strength. God is the one who satisfies your soul. It is your privilege each day to nurture your relationship with God through prayer. Your life is anchored in Christ. Continue reading Praying for your Workplace
Do you find yourself today launching out into a new venture or are you returning to what you were doing yesterday? Whatever you find yourself doing today, God promises that he will generously give you wisdom if you ask. God graciously offers you wisdom for both simple jobs and for very complex tasks. When the disciples needed people to take care of the routine tasks of the new church they looked for individuals who were filled with wisdom (Acts 6:1-3). Continue reading Praying for Wisdom
Come, rejoice today! Allow the joy of the Lord to well up in your soul and overflow into your work. Joy is a supernatural fruit of the Spirit. Joy transcends your circumstances. Joy transcends the work you have to finish. Joy transcends the happiness or conflicts you may be experiencing at work. Joy rises above your circumstances, annoyances, disagreements, and frustrations because God who began a good work in you will be faithful to carry it on to completion until Continue reading Rejoice
Over the last two weeks I have shared with you how the story of creation and a Biblical perspective on boundaries sets me free to enjoy my work. This week I want to look at how theology gives me perspective when things go wrong. Designing a new system never goes as quickly as I want it to go or as smoothly as I want it to go. As people test the system they discover things that are missing, or have Continue reading Why I Care About Theology – Part 3
Last week I shared with you how the story of creation sets me free to enjoy what I am doing without worrying about what other people think or say, for the story of creation tells me I live my life to please my Creator. This week I want to share with you how theology provides a perspective on the boundaries and constraints on my life. Theology teaches me that there are boundaries within which I am supposed to live my Continue reading Why I Care About Theology – Part 2