Try To Imagine It Without Him

Try To Imagine It Without Him

We are so incredibly blessed to be covered by God’s grace. To be men of God is mighty and humbling. Sure, times get tough. We even stumble and fall, but in Christ we do not fail.

Try to imagine doing this life without Him.

We are blessed with an incredible gift. We did nothing to earn it or deserve it, yet God loves us so much to trust us with it. Never feel that you are less than or undeserving of love. We were crafted by Him and in His image. How powerful is that.

Now we must #GO. Go forward and serve others. Jesus didn’t come to be served but to serve. Let’s focus this week on leading our wife, kids and friends toward the true gift of Christmas – Christ.

I’m a sinner saved by God’s grace, but in His perfect love you and me are called to be His army of Christian soldiers. I’ll see you in the trenches, Brothers.

Much Love/Much Respect,
Scott Silverii

When the angel of the LORD appeared to Gideon, he said, “The LORD is with you, mighty warrior.” Judges 6:12

Pray Like A Man: Warrior’s Life

Pray Like A Man: Warrior’s Life

I love to pray. It’s my time to communicate with my Father. I start off in a loving praise and thanksgiving along with just talking to Him about recent events. I recap continuing prayers and situations I have given to God to handle. I also pray for you in our Brick Breakers community of warriors who have stepped into the #Trenches for Christ.
 
Somewhere along the way, I quit thinking about what to say and the connection begins to mesh on a spiritual realm. God often stops me from moving in one direction and leads me back where He wants me to be. Then I know I’m in His will.
 
I’ve learned to pray with expectancy. We are going before the Creator of all. If you’re not sure what you are praying for, then think through your requests first. God promises you Himself that He will grant your every desire. The key is that the desires of your heart must be in alignment with God’s desire for your life.
 
If you feel like your prayers are bouncing back off the ceiling, then search your soul like David, and make sure that the barrier of sin is not cutting off your connection to Him. God cannot listen to or look upon sin. Go to Him in confession and repentance. God will not get mad at you – He loves you.
 
We are men of God. The first place to begin acting like it is in communication with Him. Go to Him with a humble, sin-free heart. Then be bold about His love for you. He says to ask and you shall receive…but you must ask in accordance to His will for your life. How do you know His will? Ask Him.
 
What do you see when you look at the man in this image? Weak, broken, sad, alone?
 
How about at peace, humility, confident, in prayer, expecting miracles, spending time with his Father.
 
I love praying for others, but please do not ever forget the power you possess to pray over your wife, kids, family, friends and yourself. You are His son, and He loves you like crazy. Show Him some love back. I try to give God shout outs through the day. A quick Thank you, Lord when I arrive somewhere safe, or meet someone new, or feel the presence of the Holy Spirit move, or have a great meal.
 
I love this from James. He talks about Elijah, who was like you and me and prayed power over the weather. With full on winter coming, how great would that be?
 
Warriors, let’s always exercise our spiritual strength and pray like men.
 
Much Love / Much Respect,
“Confess your trespasses to one another, and pray for one another, that you may be healed. The effective, fervent prayer of a righteous man avails much. Elijah was a man with a nature like ours, and he prayed earnestly that it would not rain; and it did not rain on the land for three years and six months. And he prayed again, and the heaven gave rain, and the earth produced its fruit.”
James 5:16-18
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FIT@50Week 94: Approaching the New Year Happily

FIT@50Week 94: Approaching the New Year Happily