Losing Ground

Today’s fortune cookie is very timely: “He who throws mud loses ground.” I have seen and heard a lot of ground being tossed around lately. Look at the news or on social media. People have surely forgotten the phrase often shared by parents or grandparents – if you have nothing nice to say, do not … Continue reading Losing Ground

Dealing with Difficult People Outline

Dealing with Difficult People – 7/23/17 Romans 12:18– Do all that you can to live in peace with everyone.   Never Retaliate / Pray for Them 2 Samuel 16– Shimei Curses David, David doesn’t retaliate 2 Samuel 19 (Request for Justice) & 1 Kings 2 (Justice Delivered) Matthew 5:38-48   Pray for Yourself Pray for … Continue reading Dealing with Difficult People Outline

Planting for a Good Harvest Outline

Planting for a Good Harvest – New Years Day 2017 God has been preparing things at DRCC for this year – A Year of Planting First comes the Rototiller – breaks up the ground to prepare for the planting Purging / Preparing / Setting up Luke 6:38 MSG –“Give away your life; you’ll find life … Continue reading Planting for a Good Harvest Outline

Handle With Care: Add Fabric Softener

Week 3 – Add Fabric Softener [Hebrews 10:24-25] CARING LIKE BARNABAS   Let us think of ways to motivate one another to acts of love and good works. And let us not neglect our meeting together, as some people do, but encourage one another, especially now that the day of his return is drawing near. … Continue reading Handle With Care: Add Fabric Softener

Ephesians Study: Anger Management

[Ephesians 4:17-32] 25) Don’t lie 26) Don’t act in anger – James 1:20 - Human anger does not produce the righteousness God desires. [NLT] Anger motivated by pride. Anger that lingers. 27) Give no opportunity to devil 28) If you are a thief, quit stealing. Instead, use your hands for good hard work, and then … Continue reading Ephesians Study: Anger Management

Be a Barnabas Outline

I recently shared a devotional on being one who provides encouragement to others. Here’s the outline for reference / resource. To download this, follow the link below.Be a Barnabas“Let us think of ways to motivate one another to acts of love and good works. And let us not neglect our meeting together, as some people … Continue reading Be a Barnabas Outline