Let the Change Begin With You

Daily Devotional Proverbs 21:25 The desire of the slothful killeth him; for his hands refuse to labour. Change is never comfortable; it is not supposed to be. If it was, everybody would do it. But, as uncomfortable as it is, it is also necessary. When we dream of changing the world, we often forget thatContinue reading “Let the Change Begin With You”

Lead With Honour

Daily Devotional Esther 5:4 And Esther answered, If it seem good unto the king, let the king and Haman come this day unto the banquet that I have prepared for him. The Merriam Webster dictionary defines honour as , good name or public esteem and a showing of usually merited respect. In essence, it isContinue reading “Lead With Honour”

Raise Your Expectation

Daily Devotional Genesis 13:14 And the Lord said unto Abram, after that Lot was separated from him, Lift up now thine eyes, and look from the place where thou art northward, and southward, and eastward, and westward: For all the land which thou seest, to thee will I give it, and to thy seed forever.Continue reading “Raise Your Expectation”

Make Wiser Decisions

Daily Devotional Proverbs 16:3 commit thy works unto the Lord, and thy thoughts shall be established. It is your decisions that primarily determine your success. That is an important reminder as we are often carried away with blaming the weather, the economy, current circumstances or other people for our failures. Instead we should accept fullContinue reading “Make Wiser Decisions”

Run towards the Problem

Daily Devotional 1 Samuel 17:48 And it came to pass, when the Philistine arose, and came and drew nigh to meet David, that David hasted, and ran toward the army to meet the Philistine. I am currently reading a novel with my literature students called “ Breath, Eyes, Memory” by Edwidge Danticat and it chroniclesContinue reading “Run towards the Problem”

Practice Faith Talk

Daily Devotional Proverbs 13:2 A man shall eat good by the fruit of his mouth: but the soul of the transgressors shall eat violence. A fictional story is told about a woman who was believing God for her daily provision and she prayed audibly about it. An atheist was walking by and heard her prayersContinue reading “Practice Faith Talk”

Reposition Yourself

Daily Devotional Proverbs 27:8 As a bird that wandereth from her nest, so is a man that wandereth from his place. Uncommon success will only happen when you are in the right place. Denzel Wahington’s story is a good example of this. He initially enrolled in college to do medicine  but was failing miserably andContinue reading “Reposition Yourself”

Speak Life

Daily Devotional Proverbs 18:21 Death and life are in the power of the tongue: and they that love it shall eat the fruit thereof. Imagine using your words to form exactly what you want. So, you want a house and instead of someone building it with materials, you just speak exactly what you want toContinue reading “Speak Life”

Believe the Promise

Daily Devotional Genesis 15:6 And he believed in the Lord; and he counted it to him for righteousness. Joseph has a dream that he would have a position of authority. His dream is followed by 13 years of slavery and prison, in which he rises to the positions of authority. Each place has parts ofContinue reading “Believe the Promise”

Exercise Your Authority

Daily Devotional Genesis 1:28 And God blessed them, and God said unto them, Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth, and subdue it: and have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over every living thing that moveth upon the earth. Do you know who youContinue reading “Exercise Your Authority”

Keep Faith Alive

Daily Devotional Genesis 28:13 And, behold, the Lord stood above it, and said, I am the Lord God of Abraham thy father, and the God of Isaac: the land whereon thou liest, to thee will I give it, and to thy seed; Before I got married the Lord told me who my husband was. IContinue reading “Keep Faith Alive”

Check Your Motives

Daily Devotional Genesis 29:35 And she conceived again, and bare a son: and she said, Now will I praise the Lord: therefore she called his name Judah; and left bearing. Why do you do the things that you do? Is it because you want to impress others? Is it because it makes you feel betterContinue reading “Check Your Motives”

Dwell in the “Lodging Place”

Daily Devotional Genesis 20:1 And Abraham journeyed from thence toward the south country, and dwelled between Kadesh and Shur, and sojourned in Gerar. In the game of American football, one of the player’s on the field is called a quarterback. And the main goal of the quarterback is to advance his team forward towards aContinue reading “Dwell in the “Lodging Place””

Put Your Blinders On

Daily Devotional Proverbs 4: 25 Let thine eyes look right on, and let thine eyelids look straight before thee. Once upon a time, there was a group of tiny frogs who arranged a competition. The goal was to reach the top of a tower. A huge crowd of frogs gathered to watch the race andContinue reading “Put Your Blinders On”

Practice the Law of Right Words

Daily Devotional Proverbs 24:26 Every man shall kiss his lips that giveth a right answer. A story is told about a man named Gil who was given one month to live. When Gil was 37 years old, the doctors told him, “It’s cancer, and it’s bad. You have one month to live.” He accepted theContinue reading “Practice the Law of Right Words”