The Steps to Success

‘He will make certain each step you take is sure.’ Psalm 37:23 CEV To succeed in life, you need these four things: (1) Morals. What are you willing to compromise to get where you’re trying to go? You can’t get there any old way you like; you must have boundaries. Yes, we’ve all broken the ...Read More

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The Steps to Success

‘He will make certain each step you take is sure.’ Psalm 37:23 CEV To succeed in life, you need these four things: (1) Morals. What are you willing to compromise to get where you’re trying to go? You can’t get there any old way you like; you must have boundaries. Yes, we’ve all broken the ...Read More

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Keep on praying

‘Never stop praying.’ 1 Thessalonians 5:17 CEV Have you become discouraged and stopped praying about the problem? If so, the word for you today is: ‘Keep on praying.’ God may not answer in the way you think He should, or within the time frame you think He should, but when you pray according to His ...Read More

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Today’s Soulfood Readings

Ezra 1–2 57 As they were going along the road, someone said to him, “I will follow you wherever you go.” 58 And Jesus said to him, “Foxes have holes, and birds of the air have nests, but the Son of Man has nowhere to lay his head.” 59 To another he said, “Follow me.” But he said, ...Read More

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Go Back To The Cross

‘But we preach Christ crucified.’ 1 Corinthians 1:23 NKJV A European village priest in medieval times is said to have told his congregation, ‘Come back tonight for a special sermon about Jesus.’ And they did. To their surprise, however, no candles illuminated the sanctuary. They groped their way to the pews and sat down. The ...Read More

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Today’s Soulfood Readings

Matthew 5:10 5:1 Seeing the crowds, he went up on the mountain, and when he sat down, his disciples came to him. 1 Thessalonians 2:13–3:5 3:1 Therefore when we could bear it no longer, we were willing to be left behind at Athens alone, 1 Corinthians 4:11–13 9 When he opened the fifth seal, I saw under the ...Read More

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Strive for integrity

‘May integrity and uprightness protect me.’ Psalm 25:21 NIV Bobby Jones is considered one of history’s greatest golfers. But more than all his victories on the golf course, he’s famous for what happened in the 1925 U.S. Open. He inadvertently touched his ball and assessed himself a one-stroke penalty, even though no one else saw ...Read More

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Today’s Soulfood Readings

Zephaniah 1–2:8 46 An argument arose among them as to which of them was the greatest. 47 But Jesus, knowing the reasoning of their hearts, took a child and put him by his side 48 and said to them, “Whoever receives this child in my name receives me, and whoever receives me receives him who sent me. For ...Read More

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You can start again

‘Forget what happened in the past, and do not dwell on events from long ago.’ Isaiah 43:18 GWT Although it’s true that we all fail, here’s something worth remembering: you can fail successfully. How? By learning from your failures and growing stronger and wiser through them. Surrendering your future to your past just means you ...Read More

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Today’s Soulfood Readings

1 Timothy 4–6:15 37 On the next day, when they had come down from the mountain, a great crowd met him. 38 And behold, a man from the crowd cried out, “Teacher, I beg you to look at my son, for he is my only child. 39 And behold, a spirit seizes him, and he suddenly cries out. ...Read More

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Conviction and Credibility (2)

‘The integrity of the upright guides them, but the unfaithful are destroyed by their duplicity.’ Proverbs 11:3 NIV The second quality you must exhibit in dealing with others is: credibility. When people trust you they’ll listen to you. In the early stages of the relationship, they’ll give you the benefit of the doubt as long ...Read More

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Today’s Soulfood Readings

1 Timothy 1–3 28 Now about eight days after these sayings he took with him Peter and John and James and went up on the mountain to pray. 29 And as he was praying, the appearance of his face was altered, and his clothing became dazzling white. 30 And behold, two men were talking with him, Moses and ...Read More

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Conviction and Credibility (1)

‘“Watch me,” he told them. “Follow my lead. When I get to the edge of the camp, do exactly as I do.”’ Judges 7:17 NIV On the eve of his spectacular victory over the Midianites, Gideon told his army of three hundred men, ‘Watch me… Follow my lead… do exactly as I do.’ What would ...Read More

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