Building God’s Brand, Pt. 2

“So God created man in His own image; in the image of God He created him; male and female He created them.” – Genesis 1:27  Today, we will continue our discussion of building a personal brand. Do people see Jesus when they see you? An old hymn by B. B. McKinney states: “Let others see Jesus in you. Let others see Jesus in you; Keep telling…

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Building God’s Brand, Pt. 1

“So God created man in His own image; in the image of God He created him; male and female He created them.” – Genesis 1:27  In the age of social media, many people have profiles and are building a brand for themselves. Whether you monetize it or not, you are creating a public image and reputation for yourself. A personal brand can be defined simply as building one’s public perception based…

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Let Jesus Set The Pace

Cast your burden on the LORD, and he will sustain you; he will never permit the righteous to be moved. (Psalm 55:22)  When Jesus uses this metaphor of a yoke in Matthew chapter 11, he says, “take my yoke upon you…for my yoke is easy and my burden is light.” Just in case you’re not familiar, let me explain how…

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Come To Jesus

Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. (Matthew 11:28-29)  Yesterday we talked about recognizing the signs of burnout, the signs that you’re…

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Come To Jesus

Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy and my burden is light. (Matthew 11:28-30)  Yesterday we…

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Placement Power

The heart of man plans his way, but the Lord establishes his steps. (Proverbs 16:9)  A while back, I took a trip to Los Angeles, and while I was there, I was invited by one of my friends to attend a gathering at this exclusive restaurant in town. When I showed up, someone from my hometown saw me there and was surprised to see me. I could tell they…

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Actively Partnering With Jesus

“I looked for someone among them who would build up the wall and stand before me in the gap on behalf of the land so I would not have to destroy it, but I found no one. So I will pour out my wrath on them and consume them with my fiery anger, bringing down on their…

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Jesus Is Knocking

Here I am! I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in and eat with that person, and they with me. (Revelation 3:20)  In the book of Revelation, John has a vision of Jesus returning to the churches of Asia Minor, offering them commendation and critique,…

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