Affirmation, Challenges, Christian Living, Godly direction, Living by faith, Lord Jesus, Obedience, Prayer, Uncategorized

The Message of the Cross

A friend confided to me with shortness of breath on the phone, "I haven't been desperate and afraid like this ever. My world is collapsing. What will I do?" I do not have the answer to my friend but my listening and sharing comforting promises from the Bible calmed her. Fear and danger is real.… Continue reading The Message of the Cross

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April-10 Supernatural Healing and Deliverance

“For the message of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it the power of God” (1 Corinthians 1:18 NIV). What a blessing to end our fervent prayer, prayer and fasting today,  in line with Good Friday celebration. Some people are somber. But to us we… Continue reading April-10 Supernatural Healing and Deliverance

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Overflowing with Thankfulness

“So, then just a you received Christ Jesus as Lord, continue to live in him, rooted and built up in him, strengthened in the faith as you were taught, and overflowing with thankfulness” (Colossians 2:6-7 NIV).  A girl screamed, “Are you absolutely positive?” I sheepishly smiled at her and the other girl as they were… Continue reading Overflowing with Thankfulness

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Dad Models Best

Dad talked to me from the hospital he was confined thousand miles away, “Lilian, where did I go wrong in raising you and your siblings? I praise God for you and your three sisters with good education and stability but I worry about your brothers’ future. If I have shortcomings please forgive me.” “Dad you… Continue reading Dad Models Best

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Love and Prayers

And He has given us this command: Whoever loves God must also love his brother.          1 John 4:21 NIV "You are not helping me," a male Veteran was yelling against the receptionist at the Veteran's Hospital Clinic that Monday morning. The receptionist with tears said, "I am looking for your file.… Continue reading Love and Prayers

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A Great Valentine’s Gift

"Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds in Christ Jesus" (Philippians 4:6-7, NIV). "Lord, what is the is the greatest gift I could offer to my precious… Continue reading A Great Valentine’s Gift

Affirmation, Challenges, Christian Living, Direction, Godly direction, Joy, Prayer, Serve, Serving

Serving Jesus

"Delight yourself in the Lord and he will give you the desires of your heart" (Psalm 37:4 NIV). In 1999 before I resigned at the Cebu Bible seminary in the Philippines while preparing for my wedding with my precious hubby, during my morning prayer time, a deep longing to know what and where to serve.… Continue reading Serving Jesus