Yes, I Can Sing

Have you ever had your favorite song come on and as you begin to sing with it, you felt you sounded just like the artist? So you put your hand to your mouth as if you were holding a microphone? As the other hand went up in the air and you begin to sway from side to side, you belted out every single word to that favorite song. We are talking about a song that ministers to you. A song that makes you close your eyes at certain parts of the song. A song that speaks not only to your heart but to your circumstances. It is like every word was speaking directly to you. Ever been there? Well, then you will know how the children of Israel felt as they actually WATCHED the Red Sea open and dry land app

When God is Silent

Why is Gethsemane Necessary? Gethsemane is where we go when there is no place to go but God. Everyone needs a place to pray, a place to cry out to God. And it is during those times you find out WHO you really are underneath the mask. You begin to see the dross coming to the top. The purpose of the flames coming from gold is to bring the dross to the top, the impurities, the stuff the does not belong and skim it off. To allow us to look at ourselves and admit some statements, “I am jacked up, I have to stop this, this cannot continue to go on, I cannot believe that I have let it go on this long, Father, I got to do better.” The Garden of Gethsemane is an olive garden located at the foot of t

It Depends

My morning devotion talked about the temptations of Jesus after he had fasted for 40 days. Matthew’s account in Matthew 4:1-11 shows that in each temptation that Satan bought to Jesus, was countered with the Word. His first temptation was, “If you are the Son of God, tell these stones to become bread.” He did not depend on the bread but trusted in the Word. His second temptation was, “If you are the Son of God, throw yourself down and have your angels lift you up.” He did not depend on the angels but trusted in the Word. His third temptation was, “All of this I will give you if you will bow down and worship me.” He did not depend on Satan but trusted in the Word. IT IS WRITTEN…. At the end o

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