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As if I'm hearing it for the first time...

"Then the devil, taking Him up on a high mountain, showed Him all the kingdoms of the world in a moment of time. And the devil said to Him, "All this authority I will give You, and their glory; for this has been delivered to me, and I give it to whomever I wish. Therefore, if You will worship before me, all will be Yours." And Jesus answered and said to Him, "Get behind me, Satan! For it is written, "You shall worship the Lord your God, and Him only you shall serve."
- Luke 4:5-8.

I was watching tonights episode of "The Bible" on the History channel. This particular scene gave me a visual and it was as if I was reading or hearing this for the first time....

Notice how it said "showed Him all the kingdoms of the world in a moment of time..." Satan is trying to lure Jesus, by showing Him the life He could have, Satan would make Him King. Jesus wouldn't have to endure any pain or suffering, people would bow down to Him and He would ha…

Heartbeat

The moment you feel something and your heart skips a few beats, the moment you see something and you can feel your heart break in two and then as you begin to think about it, your heart breaks into many little pieces... yet the thought of that something is keeping your heart beating...with all it's broken pieces. 

What's your heartbeat? What makes your heart race? What makes you want to just drop everything and follow the beat of your heart?

I do know that the heart is evil and it can not be trusted, but when the heartbeat is from God, there's nothing that can stop it from beating.

The world. The children. The families struggling to provide. The need for guidance.

Here and around the world. I have been learning something really important lately. My dream ever since I could remember is to start an orphanage...God has been challenging me. There are so many orphans out there...I've seen the numbers, I've seen the faces...but what I have failed to see are the faces of…