Gratitude is the best Attitude

Have you ever done something for someone and didn’t even get a simple “Thank You” in return?  Oh come on…  I know we all say that we don’t do things to have someone say thank you, but if we were honest, in most cases we expect it. We hope that drilling manners into our children will cause them to grow up with a thankful heart.  We continue to tell them how blessed they are to live in a land where they have freedom, how blessed they are to have a roof over their head, how they need to be thankful for all they have been given.  And in this season of thankfulness, have I really had an attitude of gratitude? Ugh…  I have to admit that I don’t do those moments well…  You know…  Those where the Lord convicts you and says; you want everyone...

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Mission Possible

  Everyone is given a special assignment to complete while on this earth.  Some may call it a Mission…  A Calling…  It is a task that he/she feels it is their duty to carry it out.  Often times we get our “Self Mission” confused with our “God Mission”.   Proverbs 16:9 says:  A man’s heart plans his way, but the Lord directs his steps.  We often have it all mapped out and God is saying;  those are your plans,  but I am the one who orders your steps. God gave you purpose and desires when he knitted you together in your mothers womb,  he placed your mission inside of you…  Jeremiah 1:5. I can hear you asking, how do I know my God Mission vs my Self Mission?   Our God Mission is a focus of motivating...

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