Posts By: Carol Dietz

Our Feet

Ephesians 6:15 “…and with your feet fitted with the readiness that comes from the gospel of peace.”   Have we ever thought about the important role our feet play in everyday life? Our feet touch the ground whenever we are standing, walking or running and they are an extension of your legs, which help move… Read more »

Righteousness

Ephesians 6:14, “Put on the breastplate of righteousness.”   Another important piece of our armor is the breastplate because it protects the vital organs of the body. Often the Old Testament writers would use the names of different organs to express feelings, affection, etc. This is the reason why the breastplate of righteousness is so… Read more »

You Shall Know the Truth

John 8:32 “You shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.”   Ephesians 6:14 “Stand therefore, having girded your waist with truth.”   When it comes to the armor of God the first thing that we put on is the belt of truth, because the armor that is put on after is… Read more »

God’s Word of Light

Jesus tells us that He has always existed, and He created everything. His life gives light to everyone, and darkness can never extinguish it. He came into the very world He created, and became human. He is full of unfailing love and faithfulness; and by His life He took away the sin of the world!… Read more »

TAKE AND KEEP YOUR STAND

Ephesians 6:11-15 “Put on the whole armor of God, that you may be able to stand against the wiles of the devil. For we do not wrestle against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this age, against spiritual hosts of wickedness in the heavenly places. Therefore… Read more »

Reality or Fantasy?

What really matters at the end of your life? It’s what really matters all through your life!   Fantasy: not understanding what is real and lasting, truly purposeful and fulfilling; believing the lies of the enemy about your life and the world’s future.   Reality: knowing the truth about God and yourself, about your community… Read more »

Are We Exercising?

Hebrews 12:1 “Therefore we also, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which so easily ensnares us, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us.”   My wife and I (before she had her aneurysm and stroke)… Read more »

Four Types of Leadership

In my studies of the Bible I find that there are 4 leader types. These leader types are still seen today as well in their results.   The first one I call “Saul leadership.” This type has the look, personality and ability to be a great leader, but has one flaw: fear of what people… Read more »