Posts with the tag “destiny”

Awakening to God's Plan for Your Life
by Ed Newton on February 27th, 2024
"For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope." - Jeremiah 29:11    As a child of God, He has designed an amazing plan for your life. Yet, the adversary, ever cunning, seeks to keep you on the sidelines, away from the abundant blessings and purpose God has in store.  We are reminded of this assurance in Jeremiah 29:11 –...  Read More
Letting God Work While We Rest
by Ed Newton on January 11th, 2024
"Be still and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth." - Psalm 46:10   In a culture that celebrates busyness and productivity, the idea of resting while God works might seem counterintuitive. Yet, in each of our lives, there's wisdom in surrendering control and allowing God to take the lead. The Psalmist encourages us in Psalm 46:10, saying, "Be sti...  Read More
God's Steadfast Presence in Every Step
by Ed Newton on August 28th, 2023
Psalm 37:24 (NIV) - "though they stumble, they will not fall, for the LORD upholds them with his hand."   There are times in life when we feel like we can't go on, when the weight of challenges and trials threatens to knock us down. Yet, even in those moments, we can find strength and encouragement in knowing that we will never fall because God has us every step of the way. His steadfast presence ...  Read More
The Consequences of Settling for Less
by Ed Newton on August 24th, 2023
Jeremiah 29:11 (NIV) - "For I know the plans I have for you," declares the LORD, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future."   Living a life less than what God has designed for us carries profound consequences. When we settle for mediocrity, fear, or distractions, we miss out on the abundant blessings, fulfillment, and purpose that God intends for us. As we ref...  Read More
Rise Up and Answer the Call
by Ed Newton on July 30th, 2023
"Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, before you were born I set you apart; I appointed you as a prophet to the nations." - Jeremiah 1:5   The stirring within your heart, the calling that tugs at your spirit—when will you rise up and respond? God has placed a unique purpose on your life, and He is inviting you to step into it. Let's explore the challenge of answering God's calling and embra...  Read More
by Ed Newton on December 1st, 2022
“This promise is to you, to your children, and to those far away—all who have been called by the Lord our God.” - Acts 2:39  When you pursue God’s plan and purpose for your life while remaining obedient to Him, you will win. You can confidently claim victory because the God you serve only knows victory. How can we be sure? Because He has the POWER to do anything He wants and He PROMISES that we, t...  Read More
Going Through The Motions
by Ministry Support on March 27th, 2022
“Hallelujah! Salvation and glory and power belong to our God, for true and just are his judgments. He has condemned the great prostitute who corrupted the earth by her adulteries. He has avenged on her the blood of his servants.” (Revelation 19:1-2)Going through the motions. It is something a lot of pastors and speak- ers talk about in relation to God. So many believers become “lukewarm” in their ...  Read More

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