Words Of Encouragement 03/23/2010

Posted Mar 23rd 2010, 11:16 by Help For Gods Hurting People on Inspiration


After Jesus had gone indoors, his disciples asked him privately, "Why couldn't we drive it(the demon) out?"
 He replied, "This kind can come out only by prayer” Mark 9:28,29
I want to continue on with the subject of “getting our prayers answered” today. If you missed yesterday’s message you can find it in the group archive.
In the scriptures above, in Mark 9, Jesus was asked to cast a demon out of a child by the child’s father. Jesus rebuked the demon...

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Words Of Encouragement 03/22/2010

Posted Mar 22nd 2010, 12:37 by Help For Gods Hurting People on Inspiration


Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. Philippians 4:6
Prayer is powerful, and prayer changes things. In my life prayer is also a ministry. I love to pray for others and during my time of prayer ministry I have seen many, many miracles.
Often we pray over our family members that are away from God and we get frustrated at a point when it seems as if they...

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Words Of Encouragement 03/19/2010

Posted Mar 19th 2010, 12:03 by Help For Gods Hurting People on Inspiration


Then Peter came to Jesus and asked, "Lord, how many times shall I forgive my brother when he sins against me? Up to seven times?"
 Jesus answered, "I tell you, not seven times, but seventy-seven times
Matthew 18:22
This message today is a result of an email question I received yesterday. A person was wanting some advise regarding a situation with their spouse. It seems as if the spouse had a history with addiction problems. The spouse is now in counseling and...

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Words Of Encouragement 03/18/2010

Posted Mar 18th 2010, 11:05 by Help For Gods Hurting People on Inspiration


“So don’t be anxious about tomorrow. God will take care of your tomorrow too. Live  one day at a time.” Matthew 6:34
We spend a lot of time worrying about tomorrow. We worry about the “what ifs” and the “if only” situations in life. Every day life brings with it a lot of circumstances we cannot change. These are called “circumstances  beyond our control.” They include things like being stuck in traffic and this in turn causing us to be late...

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Words Of Encouragement 03/17/2010

Posted Mar 17th 2010, 11:42 by Help For Gods Hurting People on Inspiration


To You, O Lord, I pray. Don’t fail me, Lord, for I am trusting you. Don’t let my enemies succeed. Don’t give them victory over me.  None of those who have faith in God will ever be disgraced for trusting him. But all who harm the innocent shall be defeated. Psalm 25:1-3
There are times when some of us have felt that there was no power on the face of the earth, great enough to deliver us from the terrible circumstances...

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Words Of Encouragement 03/16/2010

Posted Mar 16th 2010, 11:25 by Help For Gods Hurting People on Inspiration


In whatever place you hear the sound of the trumpet, rally to us there. Our God will fight for us. Nehemiah 4:20
The book of Nehemiah, in the old testament of the bible, is the story of a man with a burden to rebuild the walls surrounding Jerusalem. People came together at that time for a common purpose and they worked and prayed as one until the wall was finally completed.
While trying to rebuild the wall one enemy after another came...

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Words Of Encouragement 03/15/2010

Posted Mar 15th 2010, 03:26 by Help For Gods Hurting People on Inspiration


Moses, my servant is dead. So now arise ,go over this Jordan, you and all the people, into the land which I am giving to them, the Israelites. Joshua 1:2
According to the law the Israelites were given 30 days to mourn for Moses. After those 30 days ended the Lord spoke to Joshua and told him that he needed to move on.  Joshua may not have felt ready to take on the responsibilities of Moses but he had to obey...

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Words Of Encouragement 03/12/2010

Posted Mar 12th 2010, 12:07 by Help For Gods Hurting People on Inspiration


I lift up my eyes to the hills
       where does my help come from?
 My help comes from the LORD,
       the Maker of heaven and earth. Psalm 121:1,2
Due to my dysfunctional behavior, my early adult years were full of drama. I surrounded myself with friends whose live were full of drama. It would seem that I would go from one crisis to another in my life. I was always on the phone calling friends, whose lives were in chaos...

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Words Of Encouragement 03/11/2010

Posted Mar 11th 2010, 12:17 by Help For Gods Hurting People on Inspiration


Work with enthusiasm, as though you were working for the Lord rather than for people.
Ephesians 6:7
 
Are you worried constantly about being laid off in this environment? Do you stay up nights wondering about job security or getting the next promotion? Lots of folks toss and turn for hours obsessing over job security,  something said to them at work, and the people they work with.
 
I learned, during the last recession, that in order to...

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Words Of Encouragement 03/10/2010

Posted Mar 10th 2010, 12:12 by Help For Gods Hurting People on Inspiration


 1 He who dwells in the shelter of the Most High
       will rest in the shadow of the Almighty.  
2 I will say of the LORD, "He is my refuge and my fortress,
       my God, in whom I trust."
 3 Surely he will save you from the fowler's snare
       and from the deadly pestilence.
 4 He will cover you with his feathers,
       and under his wings you will find refuge;
       his faithfulness will be your...

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Words Of Encouragement 03/09/2010

Posted Mar 9th 2010, 11:51 by Help For Gods Hurting People on Inspiration


For as a man thinketh in his heart, so he is Proverbs 23:7
Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is excellent or praiseworthy—think about such things. Philippians 4:8
I hear from a lot of people about how depressed they are. A recent study I saw reported that between 13 to 14 million people are currently being treated for depression with anti-depressants. Of those being treated with anti-depressants...

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Words Of Encouragement 03/08/2010

Posted Mar 8th 2010, 12:21 by Help For Gods Hurting People on Inspiration


For the Lord, the God of Israel, says: I hate divorce and marital separation and him who covers his garment [his wife] with violence. Therefore keep a watch upon your spirit [that it may be controlled by My Spirit], that you deal not treacherously and faithlessly [with your marriage mate].
MalachI 2:16 Amplified Version
On Friday I did a message on Sexual/Physical Child abuse. If you missed it you can read it on the website @ www.helpforgodshurtingpeople.com  Today, my message is...

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Words Of Encouragement 03/05/2010

Posted Mar 5th 2010, 12:39 by Help For Gods Hurting People on Inspiration


But whoever causes one of these little ones who believe in and (acknowledge and cleave to Me) to stumble and sin (that is, who entices him or hinders him in right conduct or thought), it would be better (more expedient and profitable or advantageous) for him to have a great millstone fastened around his neck and to be sunk in the depth of the sea.
Matthew 18:6 Amplified Bible
My message today deals with a subject that is hard to teach about...

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Words Of Encouragement 03/04/2010

Posted Mar 4th 2010, 11:55 by Help For Gods Hurting People on Inspiration


For the Lord God is a Sun and Shield; the Lord bestows grace and favor and glory! No good thing will He withhold from those who walk uprightly.
O Lord of hosts; blessed is the man who trusts in You. Psalm 84:11,12
Pride goes before a fall, is a cliché most of us over 40 have heard our whole lives. I am here to tell you that it is so true!
Yesterday I received the most touching email from a man who is...

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Words Of Encouragement 03/03/2010

Posted Mar 3rd 2010, 12:00 by Help For Gods Hurting People on Inspiration


Woe to those who plan iniquity,
       to those who plot evil on their beds!
       At morning's light they carry it out
       because it is in their power to do it.
  They covet fields and seize them,
       and houses, and take them.
       They defraud a man of his home,
       a fellowman of his inheritance.
  Therefore, the LORD says:
       "I am planning disaster against this people,
       from which you cannot save yourselves....

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