Having Faith Through the Storm

Faith Through the Storm — By John Harrell Does God exist? I believe most of us have wrestled with God’s existence during our lives. We are taught that God is love so, how could a loving God allow death, divorce, ruined lives through exploitation, and innumerable other devastations? Personally, I have a scientific mind, so … More Having Faith Through the Storm

Powerful Prayer to the Sacred Heart of Jesus

Power in Prayer There is not a soul this side of Heaven who can pray enough or know too many powerful prayers.As they say — humble prayer is the key to Heaven; while faith will open the door. “And pray in the Spirit on all occasions with all kinds of prayers and requests. With this in mind, be … More Powerful Prayer to the Sacred Heart of Jesus

Daily Devotional: Ignite the Spark by Going To God–John 1:16

Daily Devotion: Ignite the Spark by Going To God–John 1:16 There will be times in life when circumstances will get you down. If you are feeling depressed, anxious or even spiritually apathetic, it is up to you to reignite your spark. It’s time to refresh your spirit! How do you do this? Enter (or re-enter) … More Daily Devotional: Ignite the Spark by Going To God–John 1:16

Daily Devotion: Reaching Your Ultimate Goals–1 Kings 2:3

Daily Devotion: Reaching Your Ultimate Goals–1 Kings 2:3 Few people can (honestly) say that success doesn’t matter to them. Not only are we hard-wired to succeed, but we live in a world driven by success. For that same reason, many find failure unbearable. So much so in fact, they’d rather give up their passions and … More Daily Devotion: Reaching Your Ultimate Goals–1 Kings 2:3

Verse of the Day: Don’t Worry about it; Pray about it!–Philippians 4:6-7

Verse of the Day — Philippians 4:6-7 “Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, [and] with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus” –Philippians 4:6-7. No matter how many times you’ve read, heard, … More Verse of the Day: Don’t Worry about it; Pray about it!–Philippians 4:6-7

The Power of Bearing the Christian Name

The Power of the “Christian” Name–By Dean Marini My favorite steakhouse features a menu item called “Road Kill”. Gasp!  For those unaware, “road kill” is a phrase most often used to describe dead animals on the road.  Now just to be clear, I do not advocate driving down a country road to get the next … More The Power of Bearing the Christian Name

Three Bible Verses: How God Speaks to Us in Quarantine

The coronavirus has taken the world by storm.  From daily media death counts to far-reaching conspiracy theories, it’s no wonder people are mentally, physically and spiritually exhausted.  While the virus may have taken millions of people by surprise, God is not surprised. And even when facing a global pandemic, we are not to fear. To … More Three Bible Verses: How God Speaks to Us in Quarantine

Verse of the Day: The Day is Coming–Philippians 2:10

Verse of the Day: The day is coming… “God highly exalted Him, and bestowed on Him the Name which is above every name; so that at the Name of Jesus every knee will bow, of those who are in Heaven and on earth and under the earth, and that every tongue will confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of … More Verse of the Day: The Day is Coming–Philippians 2:10

Do We Desire The Things of Man or of God?

Aligning Our Deepest Desires — Blog Post by Dean Marini I was about 14 years old and on a family vacation in the Outer Banks. One late afternoon a man parked his motorcycle in the campsite beside ours, unrolled a pup tent and camped for the night. His method of travel and display of independence … More Do We Desire The Things of Man or of God?