Posts with the tag “opportunity”

Purposeful Impact in Others' Lives
by Ed Newton on February 12th, 2024
"For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do." - Ephesians 2:10    As God orchestrates connections in your life, remember that you are not just a recipient of His blessings but also a vessel through which His purpose flows. Every person you encounter is an opportunity to fulfill a divine assignment in their lives. Recognize the s...  Read More
The Power of Our Words
by Ed Newton on July 8th, 2023
"Death and life are in the power of the tongue, and those who love it will eat its fruits." - Proverbs 18:21    Have you ever stopped to think about the power of your words? The things you say have the potential to change someone's life for better or for worse. As believers, we understand that the words we speak hold power. After all, God created the world with His words. He spoke and the universe...  Read More
Slow to Speak
by Ed Newton on June 21st, 2023
"Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry." - James 1:19   It's so easy to get caught up in the moment and say things that we don't mean or things that end up causing trouble. That's why the Bible tells us to be slow to speak and quick to listen. It's a simple concept, but one that can save us from a lot of heartache and regret. Think about it: when we speak too q...  Read More
The Right People
by Ed Newton on March 14th, 2023
“Whoever walks with the wise becomes wise, but the companion of fools will suffer harm.” - Proverbs 13:20  Do you believe that God will place the right opportunities in your life and help you thrive to become all that He made you to be? If you have followed us for the last couple of days, you should be pumped…because no matter who you are, what you have done, or what you have been through, God has...  Read More
Written Off
by Ed Newton on March 13th, 2023
“But the Lord said to Samuel, ‘Do not look on his appearance or on the height of his stature, because I have rejected him. For the Lord sees not as man sees: man looks on the outward appearance, but the Lord looks on the heart.’” - 1 Samuel 16:7  Over the last couple of days, we have talked about opportunity. Despite some people’s beliefs, your opportunity is still there. Your window isn’t closed,...  Read More
What’s Different?
by Ed Newton on February 23rd, 2023
“Do nothing from selfish ambition or conceit, but in humility count others more significant than yourselves. Let each of you look not only to his own interests, but also to the interests of others.” - Philippians 2:3-4  Have you ever wondered how you can make a greater impact for God’s Kingdom? For some believers, it might be something they rarely think about. But for those who are on fire for God...  Read More
I’ll Do That Later
by Ed Newton on October 8th, 2022
“But God said to him, ‘Fool! This night your soul is required of you, and the things you have prepared, whose will they be?’” - Luke 12:20   Has someone ever asked you to do something, but you were busy doing something you were a little more into at the moment? So when they asked you, you told them “I’ll do that later.”   Maybe you were playing a game with your friends, and your mom asked you to t...  Read More
And What If I Don’t?
by Ed Newton on August 13th, 2022
“A time to tear and a time to mend. A time to be quiet and a time to speak.” - Ecclesiastes 3:7   Yesterday, we talked about sharing the message that is on your heart. When God places something inside of you, it can be a cause, a movement, a challenge, or a word of encouragement. It could be anything. When He places these things inside of you, He does not want them to stay there. He wants you to s...  Read More
How Could I?
by Ministry Support on July 4th, 2022
“And after a while his master’s wife took notice of Joseph and said, ‘Come to bed with me!’ But he refused. ‘With me in charge,’ he told her, ‘my master does not concern himself with anything in the house; everything he owns he has entrusted to my care. No one is greater in this house than I am. My master has withheld nothing from me except you because you are his wife. How then could I do such a ...  Read More

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