Conntecting the Dots

Posts Tagged: personal transformation

How You View Yourself Matters

  “I’m just a stay-at-home mom.”        “I’m only a devotional writer.”   “I’m just learning how to ___________.”   How many times have you heard people describe themselves in apologetic terms such as these? I’ve done it myself. In fact, those three examples are my own quotes.   Why do we do… [ read more ]

The Most Important Thoughts We Think

  Don’t copy the behaviors and customs of this world, but let God transform you into a new person by changing the way you think. Then you will know what God wants you to do, and you will know how good and pleasing and perfect his will really is. ( NLT)   I’m a huge… [ read more ]

The Key to Personal Transformation

  Don’t copy the behaviors of this world, but let God transform you into a new person by changing the way you think. Then you will know what God wants you to do, and you will know how good and pleasing and perfect his will really is. (NLT)   On my fiftieth birthday, the Lord… [ read more ]

Who or What is Your Stronghold?

What’s a stronghold? Simply put, it’s anything that has a strong hold on us. It’s usually rooted in faulty thinking patterns and lies we believe.   Fear is a stronghold with which many people struggle, myself included. When my kids were preschoolers, an unknown intruder broke into our home and stole my jewelry and camera…. [ read more ]

Include Jesus 24/7

“Never do anything without Jesus’s enthusiastic agreement,” said the pastor in his sermon yesterday. “If you can’t come to agreement, then don’t do it.” Then he gave several examples to teach his congregation how to apply these words.   “I feel like watching _____________ on TV this evening. What do You think about that, Jesus?”  … [ read more ]