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Author: Barre Wheatley

My way or His way

My way or His way

I love rambling thoughts that reveal truths, little God moments!!! I was thinking today about how many parents struggle to get their child on the right path in school. I know many parents are frustrated with their talented children who perform well below their ability. They tell their child he/she needs to study so they will be prepared for school and their grades will improve. The child is more interested in playing video games or texting friends than studying so…

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Power

Power

The power of the Holy Spirit within me will always be greater than the sin that is trying to tempt me. I know this is true but it is frustrating when I find myself giving into temptation which usually means I reacted to a situation instead of responding with a conscious decision.  My favorite verse that provides the hope I need to overcome sin is “No temptation has overtaken you except what is common to mankind. And God is faithful; he…

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Gods’ Promises

Gods’ Promises

The bible is full of promises God makes to us. I will list a few of my favorite promises. I find myself thinking about these promises in good and bad times. I was thinking how blessed we are to have a God who makes us promises. I know 2 things about his promises. God owns everything in the universe and he is not about to ruin his perfect reputation for keeping promises on me! He won’t ruin it on you…

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Walking the Path

Walking the Path

Have you ever been on a hike in rough terrain?  The trail is littered with rocks and other obstacles that need to be avoided. Our natural instinct is to keep our eyes fixed on the trail for several reasons. It will prevent us from getting lost and straying from the path we desire to travel. We can see obstacles we need to avoid to keep us from getting injured. I thought about how this relates to our everyday life as…

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