In the world we live in, we are going to have all kinds of problems, frustrations and difficulties. That's just life. So knowing this, what do we do? We must remain steadfast and persevere. In other words, the answer is never give up! No matter what's going on in our lives, the victory is in… Continue reading What Do We Do?
All of us go through difficult times in our lives, and like a ship in a storm, we need help to remain steady. A ship has an anchor to help it hold steady, and the Bible says that the anchor of our soul is hope. When you and I base our hope firmly on God… Continue reading The Anchor of Hope
If you want the great and mighty things God has for you, then you must get to the root of your negative mindsets and deal with them. Because until the roots are removed, they'll continue to produce one bad fruit after another. Too often we spend our lives dealing with the bad fruit of our… Continue reading The Key to Uprooting the Devil’s Plan
Love is something that can be seen. It is seen in the fruit of the Spirit working in our lives, in our behavior and how we treat people. Love has many facets, or different ways we can see it. For example, when a diamond ring is held up to the light, it can sparkle in… Continue reading Jesus Is Our Example
If you've been in the world very long, you've learned that there are very few days that go exactly the way we'd like them to go. Thankfully, God is never going to put us in a situation without giving us the ability to be in it with joy. I believe God gives us His special… Continue reading Grace, God’s Power Freely Given
As Christians, we are called to show others love. Jesus told His disciples, "By this shall all men know that you are My disciples, if you love one another if you keep on showing love among yourselves" (John 13:35). So many people see love as 'just a feeling,' but it's so much more than that.… Continue reading Love in Action
We all face temptation, it's an unavoidable part of life. The question is not, "Will you be tempted?" The question is, "When you're tempted, will you be ready?" I really want you to get this: You can beat temptation. Stop saying, 'Joyce, I just don't think I can.' Take 'I can't!' out of your vocabulary.… Continue reading Oh Yes You Can!
God gives His children big dreams to pursue in life. In order for those dreams to be fulfilled, we must spend time in training, cooperating with God in a process of personal development. This process includes time, determination and hard work. These days, we're so used to convenience. We use automatic dishwashers to clean our… Continue reading The Way to See Your God-given Dreams Come True
After all the painful things that have happened in your past have come and gone, God still wants you to enjoy every single day of your life. This won't happen, however, until you make up your mind to take hold of the abundant life that Jesus' death and resurrection purchased for you. Until then, the… Continue reading Put on the New Nature