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Thrive. Not Just Survive. #2

Some people may think real strength is never feeling any pain.  I disagree. Real strength is not giving up despite the pain. Some feel guilt and shame for feeling pain–that somehow they’ve let God down. Or “real Christians don’t suffer much because they have enough faith.” It’s OK to...

Thrive. Not Just Survive. #1

Do you ever feel like you can’t function? Can’t take that next step on your journey?  Ever feel like you’re going through the motions, wondering “what’s the point”? Ever feel like you’re just … surviving? Me, too. When pain overwhelms, fear and anger can easily settle in to our...

The Good Part about Pain

It’s OK to limp on your journey. Pain is a part of this side of eternity. In fact, when we trust in His goodness and grace toward us, pain really enables us to thrive! It’s then that we understand the depth of His grace.       ________________________________ Help...

It’s Not About Surviving

The Christian life. It’s not about surviving. It’s not about feeling good or at least better. It’s about trusting the God of love and power. Only then will we live real life. Only then will we begin to thrive.   _______________________________________ Click Below to Find Out How to Bring...

Jesus: Hope for Humanity

I asked for deliverance. He gave me endurance. I asked for release. He gave me His peace. I asked to be pain free. He gave me His strength. What I didn’t realize was that I was really wanting hope. And He gave me Himself.     _________________________________ Click below...

What Grace Kills

We have all had thoughts like this… “This is gonna be bad.” “I can’t.” “Why is this happening to me?” And we have all met people who tend to paint the room with a dark negativity. Negativity kills. The negative Christian robs himself of those supernatural gifts from God:...

How to Turn “Surviving Life” Into a “Thriving Life” [VIDEO]

Thrive: to grow vigorously; to progress toward or realize a goal despite or because of circumstances (Merriam-Webster.com). When I think of a thriving life, I think of Jesus’ telling us that He came to give us abundant life (John 10:10). I’ve heard it put like this: a life living above...

Our Country is Corrupt. What Can You Do?

Do you cringe at where our country is? Are you fearful when you think where it’s going? I got permission to post this article from Dr. Fred Chay, President of Grace Line Ministries. Check out www.graceline.net. The Men of Issachar Understood the Times and Knew What to Do 1...

Every Thought Captive: Change Your Life by Transforming Your Mind (Post #4)

There is a foundational thought that changes everything. Changing thoughts is hard. Like many other things, we develop habits regarding the way we think. And as they say, old habits are hard to break. But not impossible. Here are a few habitual thoughts many find it difficult to change:...

Every Thought Captive: Change Your Life by Transforming Your Mind (Post #3)

Have you heard the saying, “When God looks at you, He doesn’t see you. He sees Jesus, because His blood has covered you.” Or something of that nature. I’m pretty sure this thinking came from the truth that the righteousness of Christ was imputed to us the moment we...