Part 2 of 2
By Pastor Dave
I purposed to practice the art of pie – praise, inspire, encourage. We live in a negative, critical world and we can destroy people by our constant criticizing. I call these people the dream crushers. Have you ever felt that whatever you do is not good enough or that you will never amount to much? Then you have grown up with or have a friend that is a dream crusher.
Finding God’s will is not to be looked at as something that is painful and frustrating but as a treasure hunt. It should be pursued with anticipation and hope. We need to be an encouragement to other people and encourage them on their journey. Our honest praise will put large deposits in the bank of trust in all of our relationships with our children, friends, co-workers, and fellow Christians. Ephesians 4:29 says Let no corrupt communication proceed out of your mouth, but that which is good to the use of edifying, that it may minister grace unto the hearers. What a powerful verse to build each other up. [Read more…]