Tag: Failure

Straightening Our Crooked Mess

Each of us deal with “crookedness” in our lives.  The wise King Solomon reminds us that God will make our crooked lives straight when we acknowledge Him in all of our ways.

One Word . . . Failure

The godly may trip seven times, but they will get up again. But one disaster is enough to overthrow the wicked. Proverbs 24:16 NLT I loved watching Chevy Chase “tripping and falling” during his comedic routines.  It was the surprise, timing and pseudo-clumsiness that…

Moving Forward

Brothers and sisters, I do not consider myself yet to have taken hold of it. But one thing I do: Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead, I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has…

Get Back Up

“The godly may trip seven times, but they will get up again. But one disaster is enough to overthrow the wicked.” Proverbs 24:16 NLT      I loved watching Chevy Chase “tripping and falling” during his comedic routines.  It was the surprise, timing and pseudo-clumsiness…

He’s Your Strength

“You are my strength, I watch for You; You, God, are my fortress, my God on whom I can rely. God will go before me and will let me gloat over those who slander me.” – Psalm 59:9-10 NIV The psalmist’s safety and security…

Power And Prayer

“Come with great power, O God, and rescue me! Defend me with your might. Listen to my prayer, O God. Pay attention to my plea.” – Psalms 54:1-2 Sometimes the attacks of the enemy and his forces can be unending and relentless.  His warfare…