Author: Robin Alcala

Be the Change

by Robin Alcala If we don’t change, we don’t grow. If we don’t grow, we aren’t really living. We can’t grow if we just stay where we are. We can’t grow if we don’t change the way we think and act. In fact, changing our life is a continuous process. It never ends. The moment we stop changing is the moment we stop growing. Actually, when we are through changing we are through. If we want to change our life we must be willing to change our mind. When we change our thoughts then we will change our worlds....

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Don’t Worry About A Thing

by Robin Alcala And this happened… Elijah confronted Ahab. Any time you confront the control freaks, the bullies, the meanies, the evil people or evil things in your life, habits, issues and mindsets…things are going to happen. In 1 Kings 17, Elijah told Ahab, “It’s not going to rain unless I say otherwise.” You actually hold the power to speak life over the droughts in your life. You can also can keep blessings and provision back by failing to speak life filled words. “What you say can preserve or destroy life; so, then you must accept the consequences of...

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Merry Christmas Israel

by Robin Alcala With this historical and prophetic gift of covenant friendship and honor that was bestowed this week from our country to the country of Israel; we extended a gift of grace and blessing.  According to Genesis 12:3, we actually may have given ourselves a grand gift in return.  Gracious retribution is reflected in this Scripture, “I will bless (do good for, benefit) those who bless you, Israel.  And I will curse [that is, subject to My wrath and judgment] the one who curses (despises, dishonors, has contempt for) you, Israel.” With the news that our President has...

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Discontent Leads To Disconnect

by Robin Alcala Once upon a time it was announced that the devil was going out of business and would sell all his equipment to those who were willing to pay the price. On the big day of the sale, all his tools were attractively displayed. There were Envy, Jealousy, Hatred, Malice, Deceit, Sensuality, Pride, Idolatry, and other implements of evil display. Each of the tools was marked with a price tag. Over in the corner by itself was a harmless looking, wedge-shaped tool very much worn, but still it bore a higher price than any of the others....

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When Prayer Hurts

by Robin Alcala Have you ever associated pain with prayer?  Have you ever been afraid to pray?  Has unanswered prayer left you disappointed at the very least, or being devastated at the very most? Doesn’t it appear like there are prayers that don’t seem to get past this side of heaven?  Sometimes when endeavoring to move in closer to the Answerer of our prayers, disappointment can sometimes be like the doggy who’s been trained to associate the invisible fence’s sting, it is a pain which stops you in your tracks and reminds you that you don’t want to do...

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