“Pray for me”. It’s a simple request that can bring so much comfort, but what do you do when the thing you need prayer for is something you just can’t admit to? (NOTE: Scripture references below video.) SCRIPTURES USED: Romans 8:26 Romans 8:34 [Pray for Me: an Encouraging Word 004 | © 2011 phillipgonzales.com] Related PostsStillness Brings You Clarity The backwater lake shimmered in the light of the mid-morning sun. Ripples danced through the water like figure skaters on ice, making chaotic patterns interspersed with brief moments of circular ... How to Not be Overwhelmed at ChristmasDo you ever feel overwhelmed during the Christmas season? Do you find yourself frustrated by the commercialism, by the long lines and busy schedules, by th
So, apparently Jesus is about to come back and it’s the end of the world. Apparently scores of people are selling all their belongings and hitting the streets. Ever wonder what JESUS said about this sort of thing? (NOTE: Scripture references below video) SCRIPTURE REFERENCES: Matthew 24:3-4a Matthew 24:36 [End of the World: an Encouraging Word 003 | © 2011 phillipgonzales.com] Related PostsWhen Does Marriage Really End?QUESTION: “When does marriage end? Does it end at the “legal” end when a divorce becomes final? Or, does it end in biblical terms at the moment when a spouse commits adultery? “ The Bible speaks of marriage not as a contract, but as a covenant. There are several differences between the two, but the one that applies most in th
Osama Bin Laden is dead. As with any such event, the question always comes up, "How should Christians respond?" There is a tension inherent in the question, but perhaps the Bible can help us find our way.
Somehow, every Easter it seems like the same thing. Mad rushing to prepare, getting everything “perfect” around the church building in anticipation of new visitors, hoping to get it all right… but is that really the point of it all?[Easter: an Encouraging Word 001 | © 2011 phillipgonzales.com] Related PostsHow to Think of Yourself in the Right WayDo you ever get the feeling maybe you're not seeing yourself accurately? "For by the grace given to me I say to everyone among you not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think, but to ... Grace is Your Antidote to BitternessHave you discovered how subtly bitterness can sneak in to your soul? How to Stay Constantly Close to GodDo you ever wish you were "closer to God?" "Take care, brot
Did you like this post? >> If you haven't already, click here to subscribe and have new posts delivered right to your inbox. >> Also, why not use the buttons below to share it with a friend, or click here to leave a comment and join the conversation! Related PostsYDR: Part 09 – A TempleThis past Sunday, we had a chance to look at a variety of things regarding the places God has chosen to live. We looked at the Tabernacle, Solomon's Temple, Herod's Temple, and finally, the idea ... YDR: Share your thoughts (1-23-11)What can change a life? There are good things, bad things, and probably neutral things. What are some things that, for good or bad, can make a LASTING change in a person's life? Please share ... Your DYNAMIC Role: “Rich and Poor
A few weeks ago I had the chance to go see some friends of mine play at the Gulf Coast Town Center, and had my video camera with me. Well, I finally got the editing done and the video up. If you like “The Icarus Account”, or just enjoy good music, check it out! - Phillip [youtube]A62sWCsmZvs[/youtube]