In Your Heart

“Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it (Proverbs 4:23 NIV). Your heart determines your steps. Your heart directs your journey through life. Today’s verse says that we should take the words of God and put them in our hearts. With the Word in our hearts, that which is good … Continue reading In Your Heart

Listen and Wait

In Psalm 85, the Psalmist asks God for restoration and revival and for a fresh outpouring of God’s love. The Psalmist says, “Now I’ll listen carefully to Your voice and wait to hear whatever You say.” As I consider this verse, I cannot help but be struck by two things. The “now” and the “listen” … Continue reading Listen and Wait

The Every Word Diet

There are so many diets people are using to be healthy or to lose weight. Pastor Rick Warren has revealed the Daniel Plan. There are diets focused on carbohydrates. There are diets focused on point systems. There are gluten-free diets. The list goes on and on. Jesus reminds us that we are not to live … Continue reading The Every Word Diet

Water Is Essential

Water is essential for life. Water is needed for bodily functions. About 60% of our bodies are water.  A person can only survive a few days without water. These are things that we all understand. No sane person would argue that a person could survive without water. Jesus offers us “living water” that if we … Continue reading Water Is Essential