Showing posts from July, 2012

The Lord is My Strength, My Personal Bravery!

Triumphant Victorious Reminders Inspired by the Holy Spirit Written by: Teresa Criswell Photograph from 'Google Images' Tragedy, deaths, suicide, torture, torment, abandonment, gossip, rumors, lies, adultery, abortion, robbery, abuse, rejection, rape, molestation, kidnappings, human trafficking, drugs, immorality, every man for himself mentality.  We live in a world filled with chaos and instability. We see the cause and effect of human reactors.  Most of us in some way have either been partakers of inflicting pain on others, and/or have been directly or indirectly effected by the horrific pain of the innumerable effects of this fallen world.  In a world filled with the evidence of the one who reeks havoc in our world as he seeks out those he can kill, steal from and destroy, how do we remain stable in and through those innumerable circumstances of life?  How do we get to a place of believing, knowing, seeing and experiencing the ONE who has come to give us life and

Mundane Life or an Adventurous one? What will we choose?

Triumphant Victorious Reminders Inspired by the Holy Spirit Written by: Teresa Criswell  "This is the day the Lord has made.  We will rejoice and be glad in it." ~ Psalm 118:24 ~ Another day. The same routine. O so mechanical. Does it seem our life choices are attempting to transform us into treadmills of the mundane; the 'same-o, same-o'? For some, the mundane can be the gloominess of life. Perhaps and surprisingly for others, the mundane may be the beauty surrounding you and now you don't even notice it anymore. How do we violently explode out of the mechanical, mundane way of life? How do we begin to live with adventure and appreciation? You know that appreciation as though it was the first time we saw our children's faces. Or perhaps that first moment you met your spouse. How about the refreshing moment you made yourself aware to this Amazing God through Jesus Christ by the power of the Holy Spirit? Are you ready for the prescription?