Posts Tagged ‘lessons’

5 Ways Cancer Blessed My Life

Eight years ago, at the age of thirty-five, with a wife and three young daughters, I heard words that inspire a whole different kind of fear: “Michael, I’m sorry but you have colon cancer.” Tests would show that it was stage III. I had a world of suffering to go through to beat that nasty monster. Multiple surgeries, chemo, an ileostomy, fatigue, depression, pain. A new kind of suffering. By the grace of God I… … Continue reading

3 Lies About the Devil You Need to Stop Believing

If you believe in God, you know He is all powerful, but do you actually believe it? “Can’t Hold Me Down” by All Things New had me asking myself some tough questions. How many lies am I allowing to hold me down? Here are 3 lies about the devil this song completely shatters.   1. He’s gonna win this fight. If seeing evil in the world has ever made you doubt, check out God’s Word.… … Continue reading

5 Take-Aways from “Oceans” by Hillsong United

Christians all around the world are signing it. You’re probably enjoying its return to WAY-FM! “Oceans” by Hillsong United has taken the world by storm with its popularity, but have you taken a moment to listen to the lyrics lately? Here are 5 incredible truths about trusting God you can find tucked away in this song. 1. God calls you out. Chances are, when you’re living a life that belongs to God, He’s going to… … Continue reading

5 Lessons Learned from “Lay Me Down” by Rush of Fools

Rush of Fools sings some simple, but solid lyrics in the new WAY FM song, “Lay Me Down.” As you really listen to the song, you’ll find yourself being reminded of these 5 lessons God teaches us. 1. Our lives should be a sacrifice. “And so, dear brothers and sisters, I plead with you to give your bodies to God because of all he has done for you. Let them be a living and holy… … Continue reading

4 Lessons from “Your Grace is Enough” by Matt Maher

Maybe you sing this song in church or you’ve heard it on WAY-FM, but have you ever taken a minute to let the words sink in? Matt Maher sings powerful lyrics that teach us a lot about God and life. Here’s 4 lessons you can take away from “Your Grace is Enough.” 1. God wrestles with the sinner’s restless heart. Who are the sinners? Well, that’s you and me, friend. Until Christ comes back to… … Continue reading

5 Ways You Can Thrive

Whether you’re in a hard, dry place in life, or you feel like you’re on top of the world, this message is for you. The latest song from Casting Crowns called, “Thrive,” reminds us we were all made to thrive. Here’s 5 take-aways from the song that show us how to start thriving. 1. Understand that sometimes dreams die. Things don’t always turn out the way we want them to. Countless men and women in… … Continue reading

Moving= Moving On

It’s crazy when life situations perfectly reflect what is going on with you internally. Yesterday I moved to a new apartment across town. Moving is terrible and always frustrating. However, as I did my final walk through in my old apartment this morning, I realized that this move represents what I’m trying to do mentally right now. MOVE ON. There were a lot of hard moments in my old apartment. I went through a break… … Continue reading

5 Lessons Learned from “Press On” by Building 429

  You may be surprised at how much you can learn from these encouraging songs. Here are 5 take-aways from “Press On.” Building 429 and Blanca Callahan (formerly part of Group 1 Crew) teamed up to bring you this Way-FM song and brand new music video! 1. I am a mess. You can’t truly move forward until you’ve admitted to what’s holding you back. We all make mistakes. There are struggles in our lives. Chances are… … Continue reading