Daily Devotional – 6/9/16 “I’m not ashamed of my suffering!”

Sometimes you have to tell folk, if the hell I’ve been through couldn’t defeat me; what makes you think you can! If disease didn’t break me, what gives you the power to think you can? If depression didn’t steal my joy, what makes you think you can? If folk leaving me didn’t destroy me, whatContinue reading “Daily Devotional – 6/9/16 “I’m not ashamed of my suffering!””

Daily Devotional – 3/16/16 “Suffering builds strength!”

Why is it, as Christians, we want the blessings God give but we don’t want the suffering? That’s like only wanting the good part of a relationship which means you probably run every time it gets bad. And you have to wonder why you have commitment issues? You do know that all days aren’t goingContinue reading “Daily Devotional – 3/16/16 “Suffering builds strength!””

Daily Devotional – 2/4/16 “For if we suffer!”

Sometimes the suffering God allows us to go through isn’t about us. Now, please understand, I am not talking about the self-made suffering we put ourselves through but I’m only referring to God ordained suffering. The way Job suffered, the way you have to suffer through a storm or test, the way you have toContinue reading “Daily Devotional – 2/4/16 “For if we suffer!””

Daily Devotional – 1/5/16 “What’s your addiction?”

Did you know addiction is defined as either a drug dependence or devotion? Well, when referring to drug dependence, addiction is a state of physiological (body) or psychological (mental) dependence on a potentially harmful drug. Whereas when referring to devotion, addiction is a great interest in a particular thing to which a lot of timeContinue reading “Daily Devotional – 1/5/16 “What’s your addiction?””

Daily Devotional – 12/5/13 “For if I suffer …”

I keep hearing the song, When I see Jesus, Amen; and there’s a particular part in the song that says, “For if I suffer, I’ll gain eternal life.” Oh but then I turn to my bible; 1 Peter 5:10, that tells me “And after you have suffered a little while, the God of all grace,Continue reading “Daily Devotional – 12/5/13 “For if I suffer …””