Reflections of Grace 107: Hearing God’s Voice


[display_podcast] I felt as if I was going through the motions of life, but without the joy.  “Lord, where is my joy today.... I was walking along a river, and my surroundings were beautiful, but I just wasn’t feeling it.  I knew Jesus was there, but I was yearning for something more this day and wasn’t sure what. I felt cantankerous and out of sorts.  I just kept walking.  All at once, Jesus was on the scene.  Activity was going on all around me, but it was as if I was encapsulated in the sweet … [Read more...]

Transform: Why Your Personal Affirmations Don’t Work and the Mindset Hack to Fix Them!

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(The following was originally published at This one's about personal affirmations. You know, the "I'm good enough, I'm smart enough, and dog-gone it, people like me!" things people are being encouraged to say to themselves each morning.Don't get me wrong, I think personal affirmations are a powerful way to start the day, at least as part of the morning routine – they are even Biblical… Why, my soul, are you downcast? Why so disturbed within me? Put your hope in God … [Read more...]

Transform: Your Mindset Battle is a Battle for Truth, Here’s How to Win It!

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(The following was originally published at Do you remember your first week in Algebra 1 class? I do. I can remember evenings at the kitchen table, reworking math problems over and over because I kept messing up easy steps early on in the process of working out the solution. It was so frustrating. I was so upset because of the basic way math works. If you miss something vital early on, it WILL impact the rest of the problem and your answer will be wrong. Your mindset is … [Read more...]

Transform: Why Faith and Mindset are the Same Thing

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(The following was originally published at What does “mindset” mean and how can Christ-followers implement the truths of Scripture and the promises of God into their daily mindset? First off, think of something very basic that you believe that also affects your actions day to day. It could be as basic as believing that if you turn your key in your car’s ignition, the car will start and you can drive to work. Or believing that we need to wake up early, which allows time in t … [Read more...]

The Remi Adeleke Ministries Podcast 3: Who are You Pretending to Be?

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[display_podcast] Who is Satan enticing you to disguise yourself as? For example, is your pride, insecurity and discontentment causing you to pretend to be THE MAN? Pretend to be big, strong, and fearless? Pretend to be something that you’re not? As a former Navy SEAL, I’d come across men like that all the time – men who would put on a false image of themselves. As a matter of fact, in 2010, I was deployed to the Middle East. We were stationed at a self-sustaining base, which meant that we had … [Read more...]

Reflections of Grace 103: Is It About Works or Relationship?


[display_podcast] I love the church.   If you know Jesus then you are the church too; One of the many members of the Church, the Body, of Jesus, who is our Head But I somewhere along the way thought being in the building brought my status with God so much higher. I lost the mentality that I was there to grow in Jesus. Oh yes, I was taught that I was the temple where Jesus lived, but I was also taught I had to be in a building to truly walk with him.   It took me too long to realize that I did … [Read more...]