Once you put on the “new you”, the “old you” is demolished.
There are moods and feelings that try to occupy this new space. They try hard to control the new you. You might not be consciously aware of the control, however something or someone controls you always.
What kind of thoughts are you entertaining?
A few months ago, I was on a 140-year-old path in the woods. I was supplied with a map of the path to keep me on the right track, so that I will not get lost. As I studied the map, it got me thinking about the Word of God.
“Et tu, Brute?” is a Latin phrase meaning “you too, Brutus?” This was the last word of the Roman dictator – Julius Caesar– to his friend, Marcus Brutus, at the moment of his assassination. This signifies the utmost unexpected betrayal by a friend.
Years ago, I became isolated in my thoughts. I had allowed negatives thoughts to develop in my life’s dark room (my mind) without my permission. The pictures I got were not exactly what I expected. Read More
For 38years, a certain man was stuck in the same routine, throwing pity parties and giving excuses of why he was in that situation. One nice, sunny day, this man met Jesus, who stopped his excuses by helping him decide. Read More
Sometimes, circumstances don’t go our way so, we try to fill them with things that excite us. When such situations occur, some people eat or drink excessively, while others sleep it off thinking things will get better in the morning.
One Sunday evening, on my way from church, I heard the blast of the police and fire truck sirens, right behind me. Suddenly, the car in front of me was on fire! I got a grip of myself and moved like a robot, without understanding how. I later learned the car was running on empty gas.
Sometimes, you feel like you are running on empty amid a fire, without anyone to rescue you. Life can be like a house on fire. People are all around, trying to rescue you but all their efforts seems to be so slow. Read More
Fear, pain, anger and bitterness almost tore my world apart until I found the courage to walk away from my life and follow Jesus Christ a few years ago. I chose to pursue my dreams, because I would rob the world of the gifts and talents God deposited in me, if I did not. I refused to be afraid to step out. I will be bold and courageous! Read More
I love the fragrance section of department stores. It always smells so good. I got a new perfume for Easter. I mistakenly dropped it and watched it smash into pieces.
It was broken.
1 Samuel 30:1-31
An altar is a place of exchange. It is the meeting point between the spiritual and natural; a meeting point between divinity and humanity. Read More