Author Archives: Pastor E.A. Deckard

STRENGTH TO ENDURE Pt.1.

“It is never easy to endure pain or an uncomfortable situation. It seems easy to quit and avoid the pain but if you quit, you will suffer later. It is far better to endure the pain now and enjoy life later. Life is all about endurance.” – ...

Redeem My Time Pt. 4.

“I truly believe that everything that we do and everyone that we meet is put in our path for a purpose. There are no accidents; we’re all teachers – if we’re willing to pay attention to the lessons we learn, trust our positive instincts an ...

Redeem My Time Pt. 3.

Forgiveness is not always easy. At times, it feels more painful than the wound we suffered, to forgive the one that inflicted it. And yet, there is no peace without forgiveness. Marianne Williamson We must develop and maintain the capacity to forgive. He ...

Redeem My Time Pt. 2.

“To me, integrity means always doing what is right and good, regardless of the immediate consequences. It means being righteous from the very depth of our soul, not only in our actions, but more importantly, in our thoughts and in our hearts.” ...

Redeem My Time.

Congresswoman Maxine Waters was on the clock during a Congressional hearing when she asked a question to a witness and the man tried to filibuster and run up her time. Congresswoman Waters started declaring, “Reclaiming my time,” meaning she w ...

I MADE IT ON PURPOSE.

Acts 28:5-10 But Paul shook the snake off into the fire and suffered no ill effects. The people expected him to swell up or suddenly fall dead; but after waiting a long time and seeing nothing unusual happen to him, they changed their minds and said he wa ...

My Neighbor is My Ministry.

Forward Thinkers, last week we focused on our position before, during, and after the storms of life. Today, with great joy, I can announce the Green House International Church and its partners served and assisted over ten thousand people while standing on ...

FORWARD THINKERS BEFORE-DURING-AFTER A STORM.

“Though the storms keep on raging in my life and sometimes it’s hard to tell the night from day, Still that hope that lies within is reassured as I keep my eyes upon the distant shore I know he’ll lead me safely to that blessed place he has prep ...

FAITH UNDER PRESSURE.

“Times are called ‘dark’ not because the light fails to shine, but because people refuse to see it.” ~James A. Michener~ Forward Thinkers, today I want you to realize, no matter what your current situation looks like, this season, things a ...

DREAM CHASERS MUST LIVE IN THE NOW.

“There’s a God force inside of you that gives you a will to live.” – Dick Gregory Forward Thinkers, I believe that the God force inside of us is where our dreams are birthed and fed until our faith is strong enough to push them out into the wo ...