A few days ago, I found myself rehearsing in my mind the logistics of a particular situation, going over it again and again, trying to figure out a plan to get ‘things done’. As I ruminated endlessly on the best path forward, I realized how much I was fretting and not resting in Christ. And…… Continue reading Fly as an Eagle
Are we in a situation that we feel unable to escape from? is the prison of our own doing or not? Are our hands tied because we wished so much for something or somebody but are discovering that it was never God’s will the first place? Perhaps you are in an unhealthy relationship, have sickness…… Continue reading Worship Him While in Prison
At the risk of sounding masochistic, I am thankful for the hardships that I am experiencing at the moment.One of the reasons is that many in the Scriptures have endured difficulties, so why would I be exempt? To name a few examples, Joseph was put in prison for refusing the advances of Potiphar’s wife and…… Continue reading Thanking Him for the Hardships
Google defines control as the “power to influence or direct people’s behavior or the course of events’. Dictionary.com’s definition of the verb is “to exercise restraint or direction over, to dominate, to command”. Depending on the social circle that I am in, control can be viewed as a sign of assertiveness, a management advantage or…… Continue reading Yes, it’s Time for You to be in Control!
I was born in the middle east, and grew up surrounded by wonderful Muslims. In blogging about this, my heart is truly divided. Many Muslims are peaceful, principled, and kind. Certainly the ones who have become my friends, have left a positive imprint on my life, and still bring me much joy (when I get… Continue reading Personal View on Islam’s Infiltration of the US
Rejoice! Be happy! Know that God is protecting you from a mistake in your life, a wrong turn, a distraction from what you are meant to do, from who you are meant to be. Job 5:17 “Behold, happy is the man whom God correcteth: therefore despise not thou the chastening of the Almighty” (KJV version) In…… Continue reading With Every Door that Slams Shut…
Romans 5:8: "... but God shows his love for us in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us." We were still sinners when God showed His love by giving His son Jesus to die for our sins. It happened before I was born, a couple of millennia ago. It happened before I… Continue reading He Loves You & Me!