Take A Vision Test

“The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision” – Helen Keller Sometimes our physical sight is the biggest detriment to our spiritual vision.  What we see in the natural gets in the way of what God wants us to see in the supernatural.  Remember that

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The Parking Brake In Your Life

Don’t drive with your parking brake on.  I don’t care how much you press on the gas pedal – you aren’t going anywhere as long as the parking brake of your vehicle is pressed down.  You see – that brake is the part of your vehicle that keeps you from

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Don’t Catch An Emotional Virus

We are in the season of the year where viruses spread quickly.  Having four children in my house is a dangerous thing when one comes home with a cold or flu virus because it passes from one to the other; unfortunately it doesn’t happen all at the same time so

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Put the Hammer Away!

Several years ago I read a quote by Dr. John Maxwell where he said:  never use a hammer to swat a fly off of someone’s head.  I think all of us would agree:  that’s fairly good advice! The point is that too many times we overreact to people when something

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Don’t Do What You Are Told

How would you like to know one thing that will set you apart from 90% of other people?  This one thing will promote you faster – make you wealthier – and bring you into a greater state of being in life.  Here it is: Don’t do what you are told…do

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A New Year’s Revolution

Ready or not – 2017 is here.  You have been given a blank calendar – a brand new year and a brand new opportunity.  I know that in the last few days millions of people have gone through their annual ritual of making New Year’s Resolutions.  They resolve that this

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The Day After Christmas

Welcome to the “Day After Christmas”!  I pray you had a wonderful Christmas with your family and enjoyed a festive meal and fellowship together.  But here we are:  the day after Christmas.  The dishes from the dinner may still be in the sink.  Wrapping paper may still be on the

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The Essential Christmas

Never allow the “extras” of Christmas take you away from the “essentials” of Christmas.  This season – I feel more than at any other time in my life – the need to have laser like focus on the true power of Christmas.  It is so easy for us to get

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