Pulling Down Strongholds

Category: Daily Devotions, prayer
Make no mistake. The devil is a real devil!  Every conflict is a contest with Satan and his forces.  For that reason the Bible says, “though we walk in the flesh we do not war according to the flesh. For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal but mighty in God for pulling down strongholds” 

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Praying On The Armor

Category: Daily Devotions
The Word of God commands us be strong in the Lord and in His mighty power (Ephesians 6:10-18). We daily stand firm against the devil’s schemes by putting on our spiritual armor. It is as important to dress spiritually each day as it is to dress physically. So declare daily that you are obeying

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Reacting to Change

Category: Daily Devotions, God's love
“Be angry, and do not sin. Meditate within your heart on your bed, and be still.” Psalm 4:4 Change. Sometimes you see it coming. Other times it is unexpected. I’m experiencing change in a couple of different areas right now—one I’ve been preparing for. The other was sudden. Both will take some

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Five Steps for Handling Frustration

Category: Daily Devotions, God's love
“You will keep in perfect peace those whose minds are steadfast, because they trust in You.” Isaiah 26:3 (NIV) Here are five simple steps for dealing with frustrations in your life. Ask yourself, “Did I cause it?” The Bible says, “A man reaps what he sows” Galatians 6:7b (NIV). We are

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How to Cry Out to God

Category: Daily Devotions
Read: Matthew 14:29-30 The phone rings, and you answer. A sullen voice informs you of a tragedy. Your heart is so heavy that you feel paralyzed by anguish. What do you do? Bad news, danger, and pain all cause us to seek assistance. As believers, we lean on the almighty God, who is more than

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While We are Waiting on God

Category: Daily Devotions
“For since the world began, no ear has heard and no eye has seen a God like you, who works for those who wait for him!” Isaiah 64:4 (Application Study Bible). “Blessed are all who wait for him!” Isaiah 30:18 Jesus loved Martha and Mary and their brother, Lazarus. They were His dearest friends.

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Never Regretted

Category: comfort, Daily Devotions, God's love
“Submit yourselves, then, to God.  Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.” James 4:7 Maybe you can relate.  Blanca had a father who was never around.  He was heavily involved in drugs, alcohol and gang activity.  Worse yet, Blanca lived with an abusive stepfather. So as she was growing

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God Uses Sorrow for Good

Category: comfort, Daily Devotions, God's love
“For God sometimes uses sorrow in our lives to help us turn away from sin and seek eternal life. We should never regret his sending it. But the sorrow of the man who is not a Christian is not the sorrow of true repentance and does not prevent eternal death.” 2 Corinthians 7:10 Frank often […]

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The Creative Power of Prayer

Category: Pray, prayer
Prayer-An Opportunity to Co-Create with God You know how they say that in our conversations with others we are either building up or tearing down? I was thinking about this in regards to our conversations with God. The beautiful thing about our interchange with the Father is that there is no

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