Month: June 2019

Stay for the Blessing

Carrie is a poised confident young woman of the Lord. To see her now you wouldn’t even suspect she once was a drug addict and dealer. At Open Door Mission she has grown in her faith and trusts that God does have great plans for her. When she was arrested and jailed for drugs, Carrie’s

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Out On a Limb

Have you ever gone “out on a limb” for Jesus?  How important is it to you to understand Jesus? To Zacchaeus it was very important; in fact it changed his life. Zacchaeus was a short tax collector, in a country where tax collectors were considered thieves. He climbed a tree to see Jesus (a dignified

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Forgiveness Day

It is seems so easy to say “I forgive you” to someone, but what is forgiveness really? Why do we want forgiveness? I know why we need forgiveness, we are sinful people.  Sometimes we find it hard to forgive others, and even harder to forgive our self. Webster defines forgiveness as: “to cease to feel

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Words Like Honey

“Pleasant words are like a honeycomb, Sweet and delightful to the soul and healing to the body.” ~ Proverbs 16:24 Amplified Bible Have you ever truly considered how your words effect people? As children growing up there was the phrase “sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me.” We would chant that to ease the

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