Month: August 2014

Sorrow Into Joy

A devotion from Cheryl Zelenka’s soon to be released book of devotions FACING STORMS. Available on Amazon this October. “No one will calmly and quietly submit to bear the cross except those who have learned to seek their happiness beyond… Read More ›

EXPRESSING YOUR NEEDS

by Neil Anderson August 30 Proverbs 15:1 A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger If you have legitimate needs in a relationship, and they are not being met, should you risk expressing your needs?… Read More ›

THE VALUE OF COUNSEL

by Neil Anderson August 28 Proverbs 11:14 Where there is no guidance, the people fall, but in abundance of counselors there is victory No one person has complete knowledge, and everyone has a limited perspective on the truth. God has… Read More ›

THE DEATH OF FEAR

by Neil Anderson August 27 Proverbs 28:1 The wicked flee when no one is pursuing, but the righteous are bold as a lion. How do you respond to fear situations in your life? The following steps will help you identify… Read More ›

Reverent Fear

There is a fear of God that admiration enfolds with arms of  adoration. It acknowledges the absolute power of the Creator and the inconsequence of man. This holy and reverent fear is the beginning of wisdom, for it is wise… Read More ›

GOD’S PROTECTION

by Neil Anderson August 26 1 Peter 5:9 But resist him [the devil], firm in your faith, knowing that the same experiences of suffering are being accomplished by your brethren who are in the world I cannot accept someone saying,… Read More ›

SPIRITUALLY AWARE

by Neil Anderson August 25 Hebrews 5:14 Solid food is for the mature who, because of practice, have their senses trained to discern good and evil In many counseling cases I am able to sense in my spirit that something… Read More ›

SPIRITUALLY AWARE

by Neil Anderson August 25 Hebrews 5:14 Solid food is for the mature who, because of practice, have their senses trained to discern good and evil In many counseling cases I am able to sense in my spirit that something… Read More ›

THE GENUINE PROPHET

by Neil Anderson August 24 Jeremiah 23:22 If they [the prophets] had stood in My council, then they would have announced My words to My people, and would have turned them back from their evil way and from the evil… Read More ›

THE GENUINE PROPHET

by Neil Anderson August 24 Jeremiah 23:22 If they [the prophets] had stood in My council, then they would have announced My words to My people, and would have turned them back from their evil way and from the evil… Read More ›

Find Our Joy In God

Many in society have adopted the philosophy that life should be a trouble free existence filled with ongoing pursuits of lustful pleasure. Is our time on earth meant to be a continuous party filled with inordinate and excessive pleasure? Does… Read More ›

REFLECTING REALITY

by Neil Anderson August 23 Proverbs 23:7 For as he thinks within himself, so he is Telling someone that they shouldn’t feel the way they do is a subtle form of rejection. They can do little about how they feel…. Read More ›

YOUR CHILD’S MUSIC

by Neil Anderson August 22 Colossians 3:16 Let the word of Christ richly dwell within you, with all wisdom, teaching and admonishing one another with psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with thankfulness in your hearts to God Music… Read More ›