Posts by dbrown

“Expecting with Purpose”

Jeremiah 29:11 11 For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.   When you hear the word “expecting,” immediately the phrases “anticipation of” and “looking forward to” comes to mind.  The word is also commonly used referencing a woman’s pregnancy.  In the natural, a woman carries a...

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“Lord, Make Me Fit to Be Used”

Psalm 40:8 8 I desire to do your will, my God; your law is within my heart.” To be used by God is truly a remarkable honor! We all know that once we complete the assignment God has positioned us to do, a reward will come. If we were to ask anyone would they like to be used by God, it is a guarantee that each and every individual will quickly say, “YES!”  Have you ever wondered why God...

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“Thankfulness”

1 Chronicles 16:34 “Give thanks to the Lord, for He is good; His love endures forever.” God is so good!  His forgiveness, mercy, and blessings have made a tremendous impact on all of our lives. Every financial blessing, healing, and promotion comes from God.  We all know that He is good, but sometimes our actions reflect just how “thankful” we are.  It’s funny how when we need God...

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“Being Crucified in Christ”

Galatians 2:20 20 I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I now live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me. Freedom. Deliverance.  Salvation.  These three things are all free gifts through the Blood.  When a person accepts Jesus Christ as their Lord and Savior, an important change takes place.  We...

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“The Foundation of It All”

Luke 6:47-49 “As for everyone who comes to me and hears my words and puts them into practice, I will show you what they are like. 48 They are like a man building a house, who dug down deep and laid the foundation on rock. When a flood came, the torrent struck that house but could not shake it, because it was well built. 49 But the one who hears my words and does not put them into practice is...

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