Miracle In The Mirror

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If you need to see a MIRACLE today, look in your own MIRROR. There you will be. When God opens your eyes to who you are and whose you are, it will be the greatest miracle you will ever SEE. Can you see GOD in you?…………..I do…….

HAVE A GREAT DAY!~

Jody K Young

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Go Get It

Happy Monday Friends. Face today with such a huge smile on your face. Leave problems of yesterday where they are. Today is a new day. Dream big and go after all that you would like to achieve. Don’t allow no person. place or thing hold you down or back. Go Get It.

Jody K Young

Speak To Your Mountains

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And Jesus answered them, Truly I say to you, if you have faith (a firm relying trust) and do not doubt, you will not only do what has been done to the fig tree, but even if you say to this mountain, Be taken up and cast into the sea, it will be done.” (Matthew 21:21, AMP)

We’ve all had seasons when the challenges of life feel overwhelming. During those times, it’s easy to be tempted to talk about how bad things are. Maybe you received a bad medical report, or maybe you’re facing a financial obstacle. The more you talk about something, the bigger it becomes in your mind. Instead, you’ve got to dig your heels in and say, “No, I am not going to give life to that defeat. I am not going to speak sickness over myself. I’m not going to speak lack. I’m not going to speak fear. I’m choosing a different report. I believe the report of the Lord which says, ‘I can do all things through Christ. I can defeat this sickness. I can break this addiction. I can have peace in my home. I can see restoration in my relationships.’ ”

Remember, even if you don’t see how things could ever work out, God does. You’ve got to speak His Word over those mountains in your life and declare favor over those situations. Instead of talking to God about how big your problems are, talk to your problems about how big your God is! As you speak to your mountains, they will be moved, and you will walk forward into the victory God has prepared for you!

A PRAYER FOR TODAY

Father, I declare that I can do all things through Christ who gives me strength. I speak to the mountains in my life and say, “Be moved!” I declare blessings, favor and victory over my future in Jesus’ name. Amen!

Jody K Young

Its In Your Favor

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God has a plan to take every adversity, every hardship you go through and use it–not to beat you down and make your life miserable. No, God’s dream is to take that difficulty and supernaturally turn it around and use it to bring you good. He will use those tough times to bring you out stronger, more mature, and prepared for promotion! Goodness, mercy, and unfailing love are God’s plan for you!

You may not understand everything that’s going on in your life right now, but I encourage you to keep your head held high. Know that God is working in your life. Keep being faithful. Keep doing the right thing knowing that in the end God is going to turn things around in your favor. If God is for you, who can be against you? No one. Greater is the One who is in you than anyone who can be against you. No matter what’s going on around you today, you can put your shoulders back and put a smile on your face because God has good things in store for your future!

Jody K Young

Do You Know Him?

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As I sit this morning having my coffee I ponder on what it is that I could leave you with as another year ends and we prepare to enter into a new one. There is really nothing new that I can say to you other then what I have encouraged you in over the last 364 days of this year, which is to continue to encourage, uplift and inspire you into your destiny.

Just as every church service is never ended without them offering you a relationship with Christ so will I do with the ending of this year. If you do not know him or would like to recommit yourself know that it is never too late. I highly encourage you to get to know Him. I can not promise that every day will be Sunday but I do promise you that it will be life changing.

Jesus is not a Tradition some passed down story. He is the GREATEST EDITION WRITTEN and TOLD.

His Rendition is FREE and cannot be sold. He paid a cost for the Victory of your SOUL

You dont want to ever live or die without this Book of Volume expressing his LOVE.

Its a story about You and HOW God so loved the world He sent his SON from ABOVE

You cant get the Addition until you allow Him to make the DIFFERENCE in your LIFE.

Jesus plus you now that Sums it up and lessens a WHOLE lot of your STRIFE.

Its worth it when you divide it all up. Add Him and it will be WRITTEN of you in His Final Edition- THE LAMBS BOOK OF LIFE!

When the curtain call is made, will it say you deleted, blocked or dismissed him? MMM! Or will you see Him at peace. This is the inheritance for His BRIDE, His WIFE.

Get back in the BOOK. Rewrite your hook of grace. Be grateful He specializes in Blotting out your foolish mistakes.

He remembers them no more as you RETURN for your robe and your ring. HE owns the best white out heaven can make.

He forgives and he forgets and tosses out your stuff as far as the east is to the west.

Unlike men who remembers your past while forgetting their own rearview all the while just strengthening your TEST.

Trust in This JESUS and you will be blessed as can be. Even by THIS Son of man who was cursed on the Tree

I dare you to forget every other fairy-tale story you may have ever told and learn of His REAL DIVINITY, CHRIST the LORD

Then soon and very soon he will say unto you His sheep, “Enter into my REST, Well Done thy good and faithful you passed the test, Come aboard!

A CHRIST WORSHIPER In ME!
“Beware lest anyone cheat you through philosophy and vain deceit, according to the tradition of men, and not according to Christ. For in Jesus Christ dwells all the fullness of God”

Jody K Young

Merry Christmas

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The 12 Prayers of Christmas

1. LOVE – Lord, help us follow the way of love – let the love of Christ compel us (1 Corinthians 14:1; 2 Corinthians 5:14).

2. JOY – Restore the joy of Your salvation to us; let us experience the joy of Your presence (Psalm 51:12; 16:11).

3. PEACE – Let Your peace rule and guard our hearts; give us more of You – You are our peace (Colossians 3:15; Philippians 4:7; Ephesians 2:14).

4. HOPE – Enlighten the eyes of our heart so that we may know the hope You called us to (Ephesians 1:18).

5. FAVOR – Let Your favor rest on us (Luke 2:52).

6. LIFE – Shine Your light of life on us; help us to walk in it (Job 33:30; Psalm 56:13).

7. SALVATION – Help us to fear You so we can unlock the treasure of Your salvation (Isaiah 33:6).

8. SELFLESSNESS – Keep us from self-seeking attitudes that reject truth (Romans 2:8).

9. GENEROSITY – Make us rich in ways that result in generosity on our part so You will be praised (2 Corinthians 9:11).

10. RECEIVING – Help us receive Your kingdom, Your Spirit, and Your grace (Daniel 7:18; John 20:22; Romans 5:17).

11. SEEKING – Encourage us to seek Your face with all our hearts (Deuteronomy 4:29; Psalm 27:8).

12. PRAISE – We ascribe glory to Your name, Lord; we come before You in worship for You are holy (1 Chronicles 16:28-29).

Jody K Young

A Personal Story

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A Personal Story

I guess one could say that life is rarely an easy journey.

In life, we experience all kinds of pain, from thousands of different sources. A paper cut, a lost love, rejection, isolation, cruel words and actions, you name it.

Perhaps there is a memory of a particularly embarrassing speech you gave in seventh grade, or, a broken heart that just won’t heal. A memory that makes you cringe every time you look back at it.

Perhaps you had wished that this memory had never happened, had never occured. It would only be normal to wish your woes away.

However, have you ever thought of how you felt after you had healed those wounds? After the salt had stopped seeping into the cut? Perhaps you felt like you learned something, perhaps you didn’t, maybe, even now, you remain bitter, lost in the throes of the past.

But, even if those memories are so painful, they are so incredibly precious because each one of them is an experience. An experience that might have hurt you so badly at the time, but most likely provided a lesson of sorts.

It doesn’t have to be deep, the memory could have been something as simple as running on ice and then falling down and scraping your knees. Chances were, after doing it once (or a few times over), you figured you’d better not run on ice. Now, take that example and apply it to your life, replacing the ice with perhaps a backstabbing friend and the running with trust. The lesson then would be not to trust someone who has already betrayed you.

Now, you don’t have to agree with everything I’m saying. I’m just trying to get one point across here, that when something hurts you, it usually makes you stronger. You learn from the past and apply it to the future. You learn, mature, and change.

So, the next time you are looking back and cringing at a painful memory, remember that the experience has helped to shape who you are and that without that experience, you would not be who you are right now. Cry if you have to. But, stop being embarrassed about something that happened three years ago, stop worrying about what those people said in the fifth grade, stop caring what they thought of you in junior high.

Stop hurting yourself with the past.

Because, your path in life has shaped who you are now. And if you want to love yourself, and you want to be happy, you have got to let go of the past. And be yourself, be you.

Keep all those painful memories in stride, but don’t let them get to you. Cry if you have to, cry.

Do what you want to. Live how you want to. Love who you want to. And don’t give second thought to what anyone else says. Because, everyone is unique, everyone has something different to offer.

And now, as my thoughts cease to come to me with such ease, I sit and remember all the good times, and all of the bad times. And I smile. I would like it if everyone could be so at peace with themselves and smile, instead of crying or aching at the memories.

So please, smile.

Jody K Young