Have you ever asked the question, “What limits God?”
Every now and then I listen to Joel Osteen. It’s not really intentional, but usually I am flipping through channels and come across his broadcast. And when this happens, many times what he is saying applies directly to something currently being experienced in my life.
This past Sunday night was no different. As Joel talked about having God’s favor IN THE MIDST of life’s storms, he uttered these words:
“God is not limited by our conditions. He is limited by our thinking.”
These words hit me like a ton of bricks! And has been echoing through my soul ever since. How often do we look at the size and intensity of our circumstances and think they are too big for God to handle? But, when we read Scripture, we are repeatedly introduced to a God who is CAPABLE! God has no problem with being ABLE to change situations, circumstances and people. Read more...(1352 words, 1 image, estimated 5:24 mins reading time)
It’s 2018. We are almost two months into the new year. And many of us have new things we want to get done. Well, here’s something “New” you can do to help you successfully reach your goals:
DO SOMETHING OLD.
That’s right. We are always looking forward and trying to do new things and often we do so while neglecting old things. There are things in our recent (and distant) past which we have left undone. Before we can truly move forward into “new” things, we need to take the time to complete the old things which we have deliberately or accidentally left undone. Read more...(435 words, 1 image, estimated 1:44 mins reading time)
Fear is one of the main reasons most of us don’t move from where we are to where we need and want to be.Fear of failure. Fear of rejection. Fear of the unknown. Fear of being under qualified. Fear of success. Fear of… (insert reason here.) But most of what we fear rarely happens. And if it did – with some thoughtful planning and execution – we could overcome the issue. Ultimately, overcoming our fear is about PERSPECTIVE.
Watch this short video from my G.P.S. Motivational Series which illustrates the point. Then ask yourself, “How can I change my perspective so I can get a grip on my fear?”
In this 5th Episode, Allen answers a viewer’s question: “How do you tell the difference between a genuine dream and a pipe dream?” This is great, in depth information we can all use to gain a better sense of direction and purpose in our lives.
Here’s Episode 3 of my motivational youtube series, G.P.S. Here, I share 3 necessary steps to help you reduce the stagnant areas in your life so you can increase the likelihood of reaching your dreams.