Do you find yourself sweating over the small stuff in your life? Do you strive for perfection and it causes you frustration? Kristina Gill shares in this video how she tried to be the perfect wife, mom and employee. It caused her to have anxiety because everything seemed like it had to be perfect, when in reality it was not! She shares how she came to the realization that not every day is going to be perfect, and the importance of letting go!
Kristina Gill says, “Don’t let the stuff that already happened, that you don’t like, hold you back.”
1 Thessalonians 5:18
Give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.
Has someone recently or long ago offended you, and you can’t seem to get passed it? In this video Nancy Kalman shares how she was offended when people talked about how easy it was for them to get pregnant. She describes the offense to be like a volcano erupting, and the lava oozing out for days, burning everyone around her! Do you want to be free from being offended? This video will give you the tools you need to be a man or woman that refuses to be offended.
Cristina says, “When you are immersed in the love of God His love washes over the offense.”
Good sense and discretion make a man slow to anger, And it is his honor and glory to overlook a transgression or an offense [without seeking revenge and harboring resentment].
Are you tired and stressed out? Do you feel like you are always going to be tired? Liz Austin shares her story of extreme fatigue, and how she overcame it. She learned that you must work on the areas of stress in your life. You have to let things go in order to overcome fatigue.
“You need to give yourself permission to take care of yourself. Even God took one day to rest!” – Liz Austin
Matthew 11:28-30 (MSG)
“Are you tired? Worn out? Burned out on religion? Come to me. Get away with me and you’ll recover your life. I’ll show you how to take a real rest. Walk with me and work with me—watch how I do it. Learn the unforced rhythms of grace. I won’t lay anything heavy or ill-fitting on you. Keep company with me and you’ll learn to live freely and lightly."
Have you allowed society tell you what the definition of beauty is? Do you work more on your outward beauty rather than your inward beauty? God wants you to take a look into His mirror, the Word of God, to show you what He thinks is beautiful. Maybe it’s time for you to do a spiritual makeover with the help of the Holy Spirit? After all God looks at your heart, and that is where He finds your true beauty.
“Beauty is letting the love that is within you come out of you.” – Kristina Gill
1 Samuel 16:7
The LORD does not look at the things people look at. People look at the outward appearance, but the LORD looks at the heart."
Are you tempted to hit the floor running when you wake up, and not take time to spend with God? Do you find yourself making excuses as to why you don’t have a quiet time with the Lord? Maybe you are you legalistic in the way you feel your time with God should be? Laura Bax shares how she was legalistic with her quiet time, and how God set her free!
“I have a lot of thoughts. I like to dump them all out, the emotion and all of the garbage that is going on in my head. I then say God what is it you want to tell me?” – Laura Bax
If you are looking for a new daily devotional Cristina highly recommends: Experiencing God Day By Day Devotional by Henry and Richard Blackaby.
Whoever dwells in the shelter of the Most High will rest in the shadow of the Almighty.
"You want to stay focused not on your past, but your future and what God has for you in the days to come." - Anna Struss
Jeremiah 29:11 (AMP)
For I know the plans and thoughts that I have for you,’ says the Lord, ‘plans for peace and well-being and not for disaster to give you a future and a hope.
Is the Holy Spirit a big mystery to you? This video is going to bless you immensely if you want to learn more about the Holy Spirit. Liz Austin, who is on the New Beginnings team breaks down scripture to explain who the Holy Spirit is. She also shares about the power that is available to us through the Holy Spirit! Go grab a cup of coffee, a pen and notebook to take in this powerful message.
“The Holy Spirit works within us to help us grow in love, joy, peace, long suffering, goodness, meekness, kindness, faithfulness, and self-control.” – Liz Austin
Do you not know that you are a temple of God and that the Spirit of God dwells in you? 1 Corinthians 3:16