Psalm Saturday| Living in Unity

Happy Saturday! I pray you’ve had a great week. For me, the last few weeks have been colored with several sightings of God at work through my interactions with other people. As Sweet T and I continue preparing for OCC’s National Collection Week, we’ve met a couple of new ministry partners and are excited about […]

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Sunday Prayer | Build My Life

God is worthy of our praise. We can extol Him in song. We yearn to raise our voices to shout to the Lord-Hallelujah, Hallelujah, Hallelujah! The Apostle Paul was a man of prayer and praise. He understood who he was, he had experienced the gift of the Gospel first hand, and Paul knew God. He […]

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31 Days of Praise | Day 17 Jehovah-Shalom

God is the Lord of our Peace. In his letter to the Christians in Rome, the Apostle Paul declares, “The God of peace will soon crush Satan under your feet.” (Romans 16:20a) Yesterday, we rejoiced and praised the Lord because in Him we have victory over our toils and troubles of this world. Our current […]

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Morning Prayer 11 | Peace

The Apostle Paul follows up love and joy with peace.  Peace is an inner quietness marked by a freedom of worry. Peace is an elusive state in our modern, hyper-connected world. There’s so much to worry and fret over that having our souls rest in stillness, free from anxiety, seems like an insurmountable task. Something […]

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How Then Shall We Live?

  9 Let love be genuine. Abhor what is evil; hold fast to what is good. 10 Love one another with brotherly affection. Outdo one another in showing honor. 11 Do not be slothful in zeal, be fervent in spirit, serve the Lord. 12 Rejoice in hope, be patient in tribulation, be constant in prayer. 13 Contribute to the needs […]

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Dead to Sin, Alive in Christ

As I just shared with the men down at Union Gospel Mission Dallas, I recently had the privilege of celebrating two milestones in my life. The first was turning 50. The second milestone was attaining my 20th year of recovery. It’s been a long road, but by the grace of God, I have been blessed […]

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