Lord Change Me

Lord Change Me by Anna Snow “Let everyone be subject to the governing authorities, for there is no authority except that which God has established. The authorities that exist have been established by God. 2 Consequently, whoever rebels against the authority is rebelling against what God has instituted, and those who do so will bring judgment on themselves” [...]

By |2020-04-02T19:40:11+00:00April 2nd, 2020|Devotional Reflections, Katie's Blog|2 Comments

Standing Under Persecution

Standing Under Persecution by Jean Mulquin "Blessed and happy and enviably fortunate and spiritually prosperous (in the state in which the born-again child of God enjoys and finds satisfaction in God’s favor and salvation, regardless of his outward conditions) are those who are persecuted for righteousness’ sake (for being and doing right), for theirs [...]

By |2020-03-26T21:14:55+00:00March 26th, 2020|Devotional Reflections, Katie's Blog|4 Comments

Will you Trust God Blindly?

Will you Trust God Blindly by Thelma Dade “Trust in and rely confidently on the Lord with all your heart and do not rely on your own insight or understanding. In all your ways know and acknowledge and recognize Him, and He will make your paths straight and smooth [removing obstacles that block your way].” Proverbs 3:5-6 (AMP) “Turn here!” My mom said urgently as we [...]

By |2020-03-19T18:54:04+00:00March 19th, 2020|Devotional Reflections, Katie's Blog|1 Comment

What type of prison have you put yourself in?

What type of Prison have you put yourself in? by Katie Souza (Taken from Katie’s Journal written in Prison 2001) “As we know Jesus better, His divine power gives us everything we need for living a godly life.  He has called us to receive His own glory and goodness!”  2 Peter 1:3 (NLV) Today [...]

By |2020-03-12T18:08:12+00:00March 12th, 2020|Devotional Reflections, Katie's Blog|4 Comments

Do you need a sense of inner peace?

Receiving a Double Anointing of Peace by Jean Mulquin "Blessed (enjoying enviable happiness, spiritually prosperous—with life-joy and satisfaction in God’s favor and salvation, regardless of their outward conditions) are the makers and maintainers of peace, for they shall be called the sons of God!" Matthew 5:9 (AMP) One afternoon in January of 2008, as [...]

By |2020-03-05T21:03:16+00:00March 5th, 2020|Devotional Reflections, Katie's Blog|3 Comments

How to face a struggle with a friend, family member, or co-worker.

How do you handle a struggle with a friend, family member, or co-worker? by Katie Souza (Taken from Katie’s Journal written in Prison 2001) Cast all your anxiety on him, because he cares for you.  1 Peter 5:7 (NIV) I got a side job today!   Wow, such a blessing!  Lt S. hired me to [...]

By |2020-02-27T17:49:18+00:00February 27th, 2020|Devotional Reflections, Katie's Blog|3 Comments

The Leading of His Still Small Voice

The Leading of His Still Small Voice by: Lalenunat Johnson   “ Lean on, trust in, and be confident in the Lord with all your heart and mind and do not rely on your own insight or understanding.  In all your ways know, recognize, and acknowledge Him, and He will direct and make straight and plain your paths.”    Proverbs 3:5-6 AMPC You know, there are times when [...]

By |2020-02-20T19:47:55+00:00February 20th, 2020|Devotional Reflections, Katie's Blog|6 Comments

What Are My Motives?

What Are My Motives? by Jean Mulquin "Blessed (happy, enviably fortunate, and spiritually prosperous—possessing the happiness produced by the experience of God’s favor and especially conditioned by the revelation of His grace, regardless of their outward conditions) are the pure in heart, for they shall see God!" Matthew 5:8 (AMP) To be pure in [...]

By |2020-02-13T17:09:55+00:00February 13th, 2020|Devotional Reflections, Katie's Blog|2 Comments

Are you trusting God for both the big, and small?

Are you trusting God for both the big and small? by Katie Souza (Taken from Katie’s Journal written in Prison 2001) “Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you.  I do not give to you as the world gives.  Do not let your hearts be troubled, and do not let them [...]

By |2020-02-06T18:02:31+00:00February 6th, 2020|Devotional Reflections, Katie's Blog|4 Comments

Blessed Are The Merciful

Blessed Are The Merciful by Jean Mulquin "Blessed (happy, to be envied, and spiritually prosperous—with life-joy and satisfaction in God’s favor and salvation, regardless of their outward conditions) are the merciful, for they shall obtain mercy!" Matthew 5:7 (AMP) On August 24, 2010, I received a call from Katie, “Jean, you and John have [...]

By |2020-01-30T17:54:42+00:00January 30th, 2020|Devotional Reflections, Katie's Blog|0 Comments

Dealing with the “Junk in your trunk”!

Dealing with the “Junk in your trunk”! by Jean Mulquin “Blessed and fortunate and happy and spiritually prosperous (in that state in which the born-again child of God enjoys His favor and salvation) are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness (uprightness and right standing with God), for they shall be completely satisfied!" Matthew [...]

By |2020-01-23T17:31:52+00:00January 23rd, 2020|Devotional Reflections, Katie's Blog|4 Comments

The measure you give, will be the measure you get!

Devotional Reflections by Katie Souza (Taken from Katie’s Journal written in Prison 2001) “For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God: not of works lest any man should boast.” Ephesians 2:8-9 (KJV) Pastors Roy and Ethel came and the Lord told me to [...]

By |2020-01-16T17:38:14+00:00January 16th, 2020|Devotional Reflections, Katie's Blog|1 Comment

Do you wonder if God really has a plan for your life?

Do you wonder if God really has a plan for your life?  by Craig Collier There I was standing, looking down from the balcony of a church I used to attend in San Diego.  I felt confused, didn’t know how I got there, or why there wasn’t anyone else in the church with me.  [...]

By |2020-01-09T19:17:52+00:00January 9th, 2020|Devotional Reflections, Katie's Blog|2 Comments

The Cormorant – Hearing God’s Still Small Voice

The Cormorant - Hearing God’s Still Small Voice by Jean Mulquin "Walking along the beach of Lake Galilee, Jesus saw two brothers: Simon (later called Peter) and Andrew. They were fishing, throwing their nets into the lake. It was their regular work. Jesus said to them, 'Come with me. I’ll make a new kind [...]

By |2020-01-02T18:01:22+00:00January 2nd, 2020|Devotional Reflections, Katie's Blog|6 Comments

Devotional Reflections – Written by Katie while Incarcerated in 2001

Devotional Reflections by Katie Souza (Taken from Katie’s Journal written in Prison 2001) “Commit your work to the Lord, and your plans will be established.” Proverbs 16:3 (NASB) I called mom and prayed over her. I asked God for an answer. For the first time, Mom said my prayers were anointed! I bawled on [...]

By |2020-01-09T21:08:49+00:00December 19th, 2019|Devotional Reflections, Katie's Blog|5 Comments

Do you struggle with operating in joy?

Operating in Joy by Katie Souza (Taken from Katie’s Journal written in Prison 2001) “Blessed are your eyes, for they see, and your ears, for they hear.”  Matthew 13:16 (NIV) Tonight, I read and meditated on Agnes Sanford’s book, “The Healing Light”.  Then I dreamed about flying!  From one side I could jump off [...]

By |2019-12-12T17:33:55+00:00December 12th, 2019|Devotional Reflections, Katie's Blog|3 Comments

Are you building the Kingdom, or escaping it?

Building the Kingdom, Instead of Escaping from It! by Jean Mulquin "When Jesus got word that John had been arrested, he returned to Galilee. He moved from his hometown, Nazareth, to the lakeside village Capernaum, nestled at the base of the Zebulun and Naphtali hills. This move completed Isaiah’s sermon: Land of Zebulun, land [...]

By |2019-12-05T18:28:00+00:00December 5th, 2019|Devotional Reflections, Katie's Blog|8 Comments

How do I Give Thanks Now?

How do I Give Thanks Now? by Lalenunat Johnson “Though He slay me yet will I trust in Him...” Job 13:15 (KJV) It was an early April morning, the day before Tax Day to be exact, and I had a morning appointment that I really did not want to attend. In fact, I dreaded [...]

By |2019-12-05T18:28:13+00:00November 27th, 2019|Devotional Reflections, Katie's Blog|5 Comments

No God! Not my child!

No God No!  Not my Child! by Anna Snow For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, says the Lord, thoughts of peace and not of evil, to give you a future and a hope. Jeremiah 29:11 (NKJV) Come to Me, all you who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.  Take My [...]

By |2019-11-26T17:55:26+00:00November 21st, 2019|Devotional Reflections, Katie's Blog|6 Comments

Do you have a short in your fuse?

Is there a short in your fuse? by Katie Souza (Taken from Katie's Journal written in Prison April / May 2001) “Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful.  But his delight is in [...]

By |2019-11-26T17:55:46+00:00November 14th, 2019|Devotional Reflections, Katie's Blog|2 Comments

Warning Dreams

Warning Dreams By Jean Mulquin "After the scholars were gone, God’s angel showed up again in Joseph’s dream and commanded, 'Get up. Take the child and his mother and flee to Egypt. Stay until further notice. Herod is on the hunt for this child, and wants to kill him.'" Matthew 2:13 (MSG) Katie teaches [...]

By |2019-11-07T19:17:51+00:00November 7th, 2019|Devotional Reflections, Katie's Blog|11 Comments

Holy Spirit Said What?!

Devotional Reflection Holy Spirit Said What?! By Lalenunat Johnson “Trust in the Lord with all your heart, And lean not on your own understanding; In all your ways acknowledge Him, And He shall direct your paths.” Proverbs 3:5-6 (NKJV) “A man’s mind plans his way, but the Lord directs his steps and makes them sure.”  Proverbs 16:9 (AMPC) It [...]

By |2019-10-31T16:26:52+00:00October 31st, 2019|Devotional Reflections, Katie's Blog|6 Comments

A Cry for Help

A Cry for Help By Emilia Gomes “There is no fear in love; but perfect love casts out fear, because fear involves torment. But he who fears has not been made perfect in love.” 1 John 4:18 (NKJV) “Then God’s wonderful peace that transcends human understanding, will make the answers known to you through [...]

By |2019-10-28T19:47:55+00:00October 24th, 2019|Devotional Reflections, Katie's Blog|6 Comments

Do the Word!

Do the Word! by Pastor Darren Stott  "But be doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving yourselves."       James 1:22 ESV NEED BREAKTHROUGH? People ask me all the time to come into agreement with them for breakthrough.  Sometimes the relationship demands that I sit them down and have a discussion regarding the details [...]

By |2019-10-17T16:01:51+00:00October 17th, 2019|Devotional Reflections, Katie's Blog|3 Comments

Where is the Victory?

Where is the Victory? by Katie Souza (Journaled while in Prison) “And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are called according to his purpose.” Romans 8:27 (KJV) Went to church, then to Bible study. Worked, buffed, and then waxed two sections. HAPPY BIRTHDAY [...]

By |2019-10-10T19:45:29+00:00October 10th, 2019|Devotional Reflections, Katie's Blog|30 Comments

Lord, I am Hot and Thirsty!

Lord, I am Hot and Thirsty! by Roxanne Walek “Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.…” Matthew 7:7 (NIV) Many years ago, our money was very tight. One day, I was driving in the hot summer heat of Arizona [...]

By |2019-10-03T20:01:53+00:00October 3rd, 2019|Devotional Reflections, Katie's Blog|0 Comments

Strive to Enter His Rest

Strive to Enter His Rest by Leah De Salles Rodriquez “Let us therefore strive to enter that rest, so that no one may fall by the same sort of disobedience.” Hebrews 4:11 (ESV) I’m someone who tends to strive.  Even saying that makes me sigh heavily after the admission, but it’s true.  No matter [...]

By |2019-09-19T19:40:30+00:00September 19th, 2019|Devotional Reflections, Katie's Blog|4 Comments

Sit Down, Shut Up, and Do Your Job!

"Sit Down, Shut Up, and Do Your Job!" by Jean Mulquin “For the third test, the Devil took him to the peak of a huge mountain. He gestured expansively, pointing out all the earth’s kingdoms, how glorious they all were. Then he said, 'They’re yours—lock, stock, and barrel. Just go down on your knees [...]

By |2019-09-16T18:31:57+00:00September 12th, 2019|Devotional Reflections, Katie's Blog|13 Comments