The Weekly PowerBreak – “The Battle with Self Sabotage”

There could be a variety of reasons behind a person missing the mark, seeming to sabotage what they are doing or the direction they are going. Sometimes a person is trying to live up to expectations to which they have not really been called. Others advanced way beyond their level of faith and the future […]

The Weekly PowerBreak – “Laboring To Rest”

Have you ever had one of those nights when you thought you were tired but couldn’t get to sleep because your mind was really active? Or you woke up in the middle of the night but couldn’t get back to sleep because you thought of one thing after another? Although the application is entirely different, […]

The Weekly PowerBreak – “The Rebekah Principle”

What is some great advice for those entering the workforce, taking on a new job, or going off to college? How about the “Rebekah Principle.”

Genesis 24:10–20 (ESV) — 10 Then the servant took ten of his master’s camels and departed, taking all sorts of choice gifts from his master; and he arose and went […]

The Weekly PowerBreak – “Where are those who are like Barnabas?”

As I sat at lunch with a friend the other day, he made and interesting observation and said, “where are the Barnabases today?” The thought of that really triggered my mind to think of how nice it would be to have someone come along beside me in ministry who was like Barnabas. Not just me, […]

The Weekly PowerBreak – “Worship 101”

Corporate worship seems to be downplayed in our current society. By corporate worship I mean the value of being part of the church body worshipping together as one body, rather than people worshipping as individuals in a meeting place with other individuals. It seems corporate worship has been devalued to the place where singing seems […]