The words we speak have power! Our lives move in the direction of our strongest thoughts and words. Proverbs 18:21 tell us, “the tongue has the power of live and death, those who love it will eat its fruit.” In part 6 of our series, Renew, Pastor Hector lays a scriptural foundation of what the Bible tells us about the power of the tongue and then gives us 3 word habits that will help us create a God-honoring, blessed life. Are you excited about the direction your thoughts and words are taking you? We pray that as you listen, your words are transformed to align with God and you see that when you do this the direction your life will align with Him too.
In part 5 of our Renew series, we are blessed to have Pastors Mike & Pat Picone share an account of how God renewed love in each them. No matter where we’ve been or what we’ve been through God loves us and He wants to breakthrough it all. Ephesians 3:17-19 tells us, “so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith. And I pray that you, being rooted and established in love, 18may have power, together with all the Lord’s holy people, to grasp how wide and long and high and deep is the love of Christ, 19and to know this love that surpasses knowledge-that you may be filled to the measure of all the fullness of God.” We pray that as you listen your heart is softened to receive the love of Christ and your love is renewed!
There are times in our lives when our thinkin’ is stinkin’! In part 4 of our series, Renew, Pastor Hector continues to unpack the renewing of our minds, by the establishing of new roads in our thinking. Listen as we take a look at 3 toxic strongholds of the mind and discover the weapons, God has given us to destroy them. We pray that as you listen you grab hold of the divine power you have been given to take every thought captive and demolish these strongholds!
Romans 12:2 tells us, “Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is – his good, pleasing and perfect will.” In part 3 of our series, we begin to unpack what the Bible says about where our thoughts come from, how to take bad thoughts captive and thinking good thoughts. We pray that as you listen your mind will be renewed and you will no longer be a slave to your thinking.
There are things in our lives that expire, including our hope. In part 2 of our series, Renew, we discover 3 steps to renewing our hope. We pray that as you listen your faith will be strengthened like Abraham’s and hope will rise up in your hearts again.
Renew: to make like new; restore to freshness or vigor. Isaiah 43:19 tells us “For I am about to do something new. See, I have already begun! Do you not see it? I will make a pathway through the wilderness. I will create rivers in the dry wasteland.” God wants to do something new in and through our lives. In part 1 of our series, "Renew", we learn what it looks like when God gives us a renewed spirit. We pray that as you listen God will begin to renew your spirit and bring dry bones back to life!
When the Holy Spirit stirs the Pastor to call an audible and change the message you know God has something big in store. We pray that as you listen you will be anchored by God in the storms of life and able to walk confidently through.
I tend to be most positive when I am confident and am most negative when I am lacking confidence. In part 3 of our series we take a look at 3 ways to develop Godly Confidence. We pray that as you listen you will find that place in God where you can stand firm in who He is and develop a Godly confidence that is as bold as lions!
I am most positive when I’m most thankful! In part 2 of our series, Staying Positive, we unpack 5 verses that focus on gratitude. Because when we are most positive and faith filled when we are full of gratitude. We pray that as you listen you will allow your hearts to be more thankful and that you walk away recognizing how essential thankfulness is to your spiritual life.
Cynicism and negativity may be the easy choice, but they're not the best choice. If you seek what’s good, you’ll see what's good. Join us over the next several weeks as we embrace the way we were created to think and Stay Positive. We pray that as you listen you will be equipped & encouraged to look for the good in spite of the negativity around you.