Daily Drops of Inspiration

  I’ve been trying to get my brain to zero worry. Diverting my thoughts toward other things only gets me so far. I’ve simply got to make my brain obey God. That’s really, really hard! But I’m pushing to get there. Phillip

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Merging Together

  Among the prophets and teachers of the church at Antioch of Syria were Barnabas, Simeon (called “the black man”), Lucius (from Cyrene), Manaen (the childhood companion of King Herod Antipas), and Saul. Acts 13:1 Please go back and read that list again. Did you notice the mixture of people? They didn’t all look alike. They came from many backgrounds. …

Daily Drops of Inspiration

  When people come to know and trust you as an honorable person, thinking about you brings them peace. Phillip  

Daily Drops of Inspiration

  Sometimes we damage ourselves looking for answers when we really need to reach up or out for love. Phillip

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Kings Need Friends Too

  Whoever loves a pure heart and gracious speech will have the king as a friend. Proverbs 22:11 Kings are so busy, they don’t want to be distracted or aggravated by people who refuse to cultivate good communicating skills. Get rid of your baggage and develop good, sincere communicating skills so good people will want to be your friends. You …

Daily Drops of Inspiration

  God already knew what Adam and Eve had done. It was their “hiding” that separated them from Him. Phillip

Daily Drops of Inspiration

  The foundation of our lives takes a lot of hard work in secret. We can’t see if someone else is working on their foundation until their life either stands or collapses during a storm. Phillip

Daily Drops of Inspiration

  True Christian good deeds are done without expecting anything back or manipulative motives. They may come so gently and organically we don’t even notice them as good deeds. That’s because these are in tune with the creator and creation. Phillip

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Judo God

  Instantly, an angel of the Lord struck Herod with a sickness, because he accepted the people’s worship instead of giving the glory to God. So he was consumed with worms and died. Meanwhile, the word of God continued to spread, and there were many new believers. Acts 12:23, 24 I took a Judo class in college. The instructor taught …

Daily Drops of Inspiration

  It’s never foolish to exchange the sin-marred life you cannot keep for the eternal life you can never lose. Jim Elliot

Daily Drops of Inspiration

  Humility is like a muscle that atrophies if we don’t exercise it daily. It keeps our heart soil soft so God can grow Jesus in us. Phillip

Daily Drops of Inspiration

  Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time. Thomas Edison

Daily Drops of Inspiration

  Don’t approach people on their dark side. You could scare them and they might lash out and hurt you. Phillip

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End-of-rope-ology

  You’re blessed when you’re at the end of your rope. With less of you there is more of God and his rule. Matthew 5:3 So many times, I’ve tried to think through or figure out a situation, when I really needed to just let go. I sat in meetings with CEO’s of large companies thinking, “What am I doing …

Daily Drops of Inspiration

  If you can’t accept the earthly father God gave you, how can you accept the God who gave you that father? Phillip