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!
How do you stand strong in God’s mighty power amidst the challenges you face at work? How do you stand against the devil’s schemes at your workplace or in your life? Workplace Challenges As Christians, some of the challenges we face in the workplace are of our own doing—consequences of our actions and attitudes. That’s why Paul warns us to live in such a way that nobody can find fault in what we do. Some of the challenges we face Continue reading Be strong in the Lord
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
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
I know that a struggle today will result in music tomorrow – Max Lucado (A Gentle Thunder) What do you do in times of crisis? What do you do in stressful situations at work? Where do you turn when innumerable cares or exasperating troubles threaten to overwhelm you? What do you when your manager dumps five piles of work on your desk and wants it done for the next morning and you already have plans for the evening? What do Continue reading Praying for Stressful Situations
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
This prayer is taken from my devotional book 31 Days With God At Work available at Amazon or Chapters. Father in Heaven; Thank you that I can rest in your holy presence through the shed blood of your Son. May my life and work honor your holy name. Help me to keep my eyes focused on you and your kingdom as I go about my work. May my work, my attitudes, and my speech be pleasing in your sight and be in accordance with your Continue reading Prayer for the workday
David had returned triumphantly from battle with the Philistines, only to be run out of Jerusalem by a maniacal Saul who wanted to kill him. Leaving behind his wife and Jonathan his best friend, David fled to the King of Gath hoping to find a safe place to stay. Not wanted there and fearing for his life David feigned insanity so that he could escape to the cave of Adullam. Fearful for his life, utterly alone and hiding in a Continue reading Taste and See
Do you hear the voice of God who sits enthroned in the heavens above the cacophony of sounds clamoring for your attention in our modern, hyper-connected world? The voice of the Lord can be heard over the waters. At the dawn of creation the powerful voice of the Lord was heard over the waters. God spoke and the world took shape as we know it today. The Israelites heard the voice of the Lord as they stood beside the waters Continue reading The Voice of the Lord