GOOD,BETTER,BEST

I always love the saying, good, better, best. However, the only time we choose to use it, is when we lost something or someone. It is an effective quotation to hide our hurt, pain, and devastation. But if we look at it from a different perspective, there is a lot of truth behind the quote. I have been in situations where, I have lost a job I thought was good, then got a better one, lost that to get the best, with more money.

That’s why I stand on God’s word, and His promises, because,that’s when I realize that the quotation is true, it says:’And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to His purpose'(Romans 8:28). It’s always in losses, that God opens our eyes to see the blessings, He has in store for us, its then we see His grace, and mercies manifested, it’s then we should lose focus of the things, and people of this world, and focus on the only one who can see us through, and bring us out of the storms of life. Yes friends let me tell you, like it is: ‘we are troubled on every side, yet not distressed; we are perplexed, but not in despair; persecuted, but not forsaken; cast down, but not destroyed   ( 2 Corinthians 4:8-9).  

 I  love Gladys Knight song but I have to re-write it to suit me, ‘If anyone should ever write my life story, for whatever reason, please tell them Jesus is the best thing that ever happen to me’. The world can’t top what Jesus did on Calvary, no man or woman, no job, no degree, nothing can beat out Gods best for us.

Let me reveal a little secret to you, when we are afflicted, talked about, and mistreated, it is for our consolation and salvation.

Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort those who are in trouble, with the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God   ( 2 Corinthians 1:3-7). ‘Finally, my brethren,rejoice in the Lord…beware of dogs, people who do evil, and the mutilations of the flesh, for we are the circumcision, who worship God in the spirit, so lets rejoice in Christ Jesus, and have no confidence in the flesh'(Philippians 3:1-3). If you don’t know Jesus Christ as your Lord and savior, go immediately to the top of this blog, click on to the salvation page and follow the instructions, don’t delay tomorrow might be too late, open up your heart and let the redeemer in, it will be the best thing you ever did, and the best gift you ever received.

I give God the glory, praise, honor, and thanks for using me to get His message out to His people, I pray it blesses you as it did me, and may you obey His will, and walk according to His ways in Jesus Name, amen.

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CULTIVATE HEALTHY THOUGHTS

“Every good and perfect gift is from above” James 1:17

“I  am fearfully and wonderfully made” Psalm 139:14

 “I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me” Philippians 4:13

“I am more than a conqueror” Romans 8:37

“God direct my path, because I let Him”Proverbs 3:6

My afflictions are many, but God delivers me – Psalm 34:19

“God always supply my needs,according to His riches” Philippians 4:19

Goodness and mercies follow me daily – Psalms 23:6

“His grace is sufficient for me” 2 Corinthians 12:9

“God never leaves me, nor forsake me” Hebrews 13:5

God love me so much, He sent Jesus to save me – John 3:16

Nothing can separate me from Gods love – Romans 8:39

God wants me to be prosperous and healthy – Jeremiah 29:11

“No weapons formed against me shall prosper” Isaiah 54:17

“God is my refuge, and fortress”Psalm 91:2

“God’s peace is baffling, but it keeps your heart and mind” Philippians 4:7

Finally my friends, whatever things are true, whatever things are honest,whatever  things are just,whatever things are pure,whatever things are lovely,whatever things are of good report;if there be any virtue,and if there be any praise, think on these things. Philippians 4:8.

If you don’t know the blessings that salvation brings go to the top of this blog, click on to the salvation page, and follow the instructions, it will be the best thing you ever did.

I give God the praise, glory, honor, and thanks for using me to encourage or comfort someone today, but the God of all grace, who hath called us unto His eternal glory by Christ Jesus, after ye have suffered awhile, make you perfect, establish, strengthen, settle you, to Him be the glory and dominion forever and ever ,amen.

(100th post)

PROMISES

People often say a promise is a comfort to a fool.  Some people make promises, and never keep them, while others say, promises were made to be broken, like a politician after he gets into office, or someone getting a divorce. But I am so glad God is not like man. I can’t imagine what life would be like if God didn’t keep His promises. What if He didn’t send Jesus as He had promised (John 3:16-17), what if He decided not to stand on His promises, ”never to leave or forsake us ” (Deuteronomy 31:6-8; Joshua 1:5; Hebrews 13:5). Can you imagine we are persecuted, and he forsake us (2 Corinthians 4:9)? What if we don’t get healed by His stripes (Isaiah 53:5)?

Now please help me figure this out, if God always keeps His promises, why isn’t everyone serving Him? Why is everyone depending on human efforts, and skills when we have Him? His word tells us ‘to cast all our cares on Him, because He cares’ (1 Peter 5:7). All His promises are yea and amen (2 Corinthians 1:20). He is never slack concerning His promises (2 Peter 3:9). What He promises He is able to perform (Romans 4:21). He is faithful with His promises (Hebrews 10:23; 11:11). He promises us eternal life (1 John 2:25). So what is your excuse, you don’t want His promises, His grace, His mercy, His love, His forgiveness?

I hate to disappoint you, but if you don’t accept His son Jesus Christ before you die or he comes, you will not be entitled to it. So please accept Him now before it’s too late, to accept Him go to, the top of my blog, and click on to the salvation page, and follow the instructions, it will be the best decision you ever make.

I give God the glory, honor, praise, and thanks for using me to deliver this message to the masses. I pray it blesses them as it has blessed me, and that you will continue in His will and ways in Jesus name I pray, amen.