Sheila Srna Articles

Heaven or Hell? It’s Your Choice

Eternity. How often do we think of it?We may think of eternity at a funeral when we celebrate the individual's life,...
A Most Special Gift to Receive, Treasure and Give

A Most Special Gift to Receive, Treasure and Give

Have you ever looked at the people involved in what we call the first Christmas and wondered what they thought at that moment in time? (References in Matthew 1 and 2, Luke 2) Think of these people:Mary—she had an angel, Gabriel, greet her and call her favored....

An Attitude of Gratitude

An Attitude of Gratitude

Here in the United States, we celebrate Thanksgiving in November; a time for family and friends to gather with an attitude of gratitude. Can I encourage you to have an attitude of gratitude as a daily routine? Do we look for God in all our moments, in every situation?...

Slay Spiritual Warfare With the Bible

Slay Spiritual Warfare With the Bible

As we all clearly know, we live in a broken and sinful earth. Way back after the world was created, Adam and Eve made a critical mistake. They listened to the devil and acted upon what they heard from him. Since then, the devil has been at work trying to keep people...

Called and Rewarded

Called and Rewarded

Have you ever picked up a book to see what was in the last chapter or on the last page? Just to give you some insight on how the book ended? The Bible isn't different. The book of Revelation has two blessings within it: at the start and at the end."The Revelation of...

IF

IF

The word "IF" is a small word. How many times have we seen that in our everyday lives? As a child, we may have heard that IF we cleaned our room, we could watch a special program. Or IF we got a project done at work, we could leave early. The word "IF" can have...

The Holy Spirit: Empowerment to Serve

The Holy Spirit: Empowerment to Serve

What did you think of when you read this title? Did you think of pastors and church staff? Did you think about tasks done at church? Perhaps so. Would you believe that God has a calling on each and every one of His children? Yes, each of us.I want to share one of my...

God is Great! Jesus, the Holy Spirit and Prayer

God is Great! Jesus, the Holy Spirit and Prayer

In days like these, I'm more than sure my dear Christian friends are in prayer. We don't need to look very far to see the brokenness in the world today. It's been a few weeks that I had a session or two dedicated to prayer. However, I've been including prayer in each...

Is the Holy Spirit Your Best Friend?

Is the Holy Spirit Your Best Friend?

We've been digging into the many tasks the Holy Spirit accomplishes. Prayerfully, this is a most welcomed reminder and a great blessing of God's presence on this earth. The Holy Spirit is the ultimate best friend to believers. God doesn't want us simply saved, then...

Holy Spirit: God’s Presence on Earth

Holy Spirit: God’s Presence on Earth

Once the month of August rolls around, many of our youth anticipate going back to school. Meeting a teacher, getting school supplies and looking forward to seeing friends are all a part of the normal routine of going back to school. Dear Christian friends, let's keep...

What Does It Mean When You’re Heaven Bound?

What Does It Mean When You’re Heaven Bound?

Can you imagine the excitement in heaven when a person gives their life to Jesus? I would like to think there is a huge praise party. I do not believe God wants His relationship with any of His children to stop there. That is why once we are saved, we are heaven...

Walking the Talk: A Lifestyle of Sharing Jesus

Walking the Talk: A Lifestyle of Sharing Jesus

Have you ever wondered what inspires Christians with what they do for the Lord? Prayerfully, I can give you a glimpse of why I say, "God is great!" as well as get excited about Christians making an eternal impact with whomever God places along their paths each day....

Celebrate a Father’s Love

Celebrate a Father’s Love

In June, we celebrate our fathers. This is a day where many people send well wishes and gifts to their earthly fathers. I was blessed with a father who took the lead on family devotions and prayer. He made sure we did not miss an opportunity to be in Sunday school,...

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