Graduation

10 Things to Keep in Mind as You Graduate

Congratulations to the latest graduating class!  As one chapter or season of life ends another one begins.  How sweet it is to hear those words, “You are a graduate.” graduate (noun) — a person who has received a degree or diploma on completing a course of study, as in a university, college, or school. graduate (verb) — to pass by degrees; change gradually.  [dictionary.com] As a graduate, you have passed where you were by degrees and you have changed gradually over time.  As long as you continue to live and learn, you will continue to graduate in life to the next level. Read more…

For Moms and Mother-Figures. Proverbs 31

Honoring Mothers

Motherhood Involves Leadership One of my favorite women of the Bible is Deborah, found in the Old Testament book of Judges.  Deborah was a prophet called by God.  She heard from God and spoke the words of God to God’s people.  Not only was she a prophet, but she was a judge over Israel during the time when God chose judges rather than kings to oversee His people.  The Israelites would seek out Deborah for Read more…

image of bread basket and water for hunger and thirst

No More Hunger and Thirst

Have you ever experienced hunger, thirst or cravings? Hunger and thirst are nagging and sometimes painful feelings that send you in search of something to make that feeling go away.  Sometimes, what we have just isn’t enough to satisfy our need. In contrast, think about the best meal you have ever eaten.  I am talking about that oh yeah, yum yum, good meal.  Does anybody else ever break out in humming, singing, or a little dance Read more…

Reason For The Season

What’s The Reason For The Season?

God’s gift of “God with us” The reason for this holiday season revolves around the reality that God put into motion some incredible events, beginning with what we have come to know as Christmas – the birth of Jesus Christ. Jesus, the Christ, is also known as our Immanuel – meaning “God is with us”.  He was foretold by the prophet Isaiah and also in the New Testament (see Matthew 1:23). Isaiah 7:14 (NLT) All Read more…

Olympian Of Faith, Part 3, Medal Winners Podium

Olympian Of Faith, part 3 – The Winner’s Podium

Finishing Your Event The winner’s podium is in clear view of those who are the winners.  Let’s here it for those who persevered to the end!  We all cheer for those crossing the finish line.  Not everybody who starts an event completes it. The goal is never to quit, but to finish with the best finish you can. We strive to get better and better through each event. We strive to win. So, how do Read more…

Olympian of Faith Part 2, Training

Olympian of Faith, Part 2 – Training

Training Matters Regardless of when you start training, childhood or later, training as an athlete is an ongoing requirement to get better. For the christian, this training propels us forward to becoming more spiritually mature.  Maturity produces an understanding of our identity as children of God, an understanding of how we have been equipped by God, and an understanding of how to operate in all that God has given us. Putting the proper focus on training helps Read more…

Olympian Of Faith Part 1

Olympian Of Faith, Part 1 – Develop In Your Event

For part 1 of Olympian of Faith, let us look at what specializing does for the athlete and the Christian.  Together, we will see that specializing is not just a “nice to do”, but rather a “must do” to become an olympian.  I’ll give you 3 quick benefits: Focus, Freedom, and Accelerated Growth. 1) Focus Did you notice that each of the olympic athletes has their area in which they specialize? The athletes competing in the track and Read more…

Olympian of Faith

Want more olympic games? How to have your own

The Excitement of the Olympic Games The olympic games ended recently.  Countries from around the world were present.  The athletes have trained for years for this moment in life.  All the festivities, the events and people cheering all add to the excitement that is the olympic games. Of course for me, as with many things, there is a message (perhaps many messages) in the Olympics.  Did you know that you can easily become an olympian Read more…

John 14:26

Why You Should Be Memorizing Scripture

You can do this! I came across a video from Beth Moore that covered memorizing scripture.  We know we need to read the word, but memorizing it can be tough.  Right?  Once you get the words memorized, then you can’t seem to remember the location of the verse.  Or you recall that Romans 8:28 was significant for some reason, but you can’t remember what it says.  By the way… Romans 8:28 — And we know that Read more…

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Announcement: Updates for Fall 2016

Your Attention Please There are new updates for projects coming this fall, and new changes occurring at Mind Activation Code.  Become an email subscriber to get notified first of the newest product releases, special offers, and also get the latest freebie. What’s New New for Reading Room:  A new book currently titled “Unlocking Peace” has been in the works for release this year.  Email subscribers will be notified as soon as it becomes available for pre-order. New for Apps Read more…

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