We started this pretty cool series this past week at our church called, 'it.' It's all about taking what you have and using it to serve and love others. We're partnering with something called ark almighty (you can find a link on our site www.freedomlife.tv) which is a spin-off of the soon to be released Evan Almighty. It looks pretty funny! Anyway, I talked about how Jesus used this little boys lunch to feed thousands of people. Many times I feel like I don't have a lot to offer, but that story in John 6 reminds each of us that God can take whatever we have and do pretty incredible things with it. Case in point, God has given us stomachs, who would have thought that you could fit 59 1/2 hot dogs in there at once? Click here for the disgusting details. I'm not sure what he could offer you other than to polish off your left overs...but God has given you something that you can use for Him. So what's your it and how about using it this week for him?
Today I read a great devotional from Joel Osteen Ministries that I thought would be an encouragement to you. To often we settle for mediocrity & second best in our lives. Many times I trust God for so little when He really wants to bless me big! I want to challenge you today to remember that God can do more in & through your life than what your currently believing for! Take a step & believe big today! TODAY'S SCRIPTURE "Now to Him who is able to do exceedingly abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power that works in us, to Him be glory in the church by Christ Jesus to all generations, forever and ever" (Ephesians 3:20-21, NKJ) TODAY'S WORD from Joel and Victoria God wants to do exceedingly abundantly above all you can ever ask, think, or imagine. In another place, it says that no person has ever seen, heard, or even imagined the wonderful things that God has in store for those who love the Lord. But notice that it's according