Righteousness in Perilous Times Be alert and of sober mind. Your enemy the devil prowls around like a roaring lion looking for someone to devour. 1 Peter 5:8 NIV In a minefield, the enemy sets hidden traps. You don’t see them, of course. The traps are cleverly buried underground, lying in wait for one wrong step. A […]
And be sure of this: I am with you always, even to the end of the age. Matthew 28:20 NLT I Know You are Here with Me It’s hard to wrap my mind around this truth, Jesus. To think that You shared God’s glory before the world began. And then gave it up to walk in […]
All things In the same way the Spirit also joins to help in our weakness, because we do not know what to pray for as we should, but the Spirit Himself intercedes for us with unspoken groanings. Romans 8:28 HCSB All things. Not some things, or a few things. Not most things, or some things most […]
It’s Time to Pray! I’ve been holding onto this recorded video message for several weeks now, mostly because it’s an emotional message for me, as you will see if you watch the video. Although the events mentioned in the recording are from October, the message is all the more important today after the recent mass murders this week. “It’s Time to Pray” […]
Every day, every hour, we are presented with choices. There are choices we make each day that do not initially appear to be significant−but make no mistake−these are choices that significantly change the direction of our lives. Too many times, we encounter these choices and don’t consider how they will impact our future. This is the second installment of my blog […]
Each individual Christian must help to care for the flock. Each of us has a gift or gifts from the Lord, and we should use what He has given up to help protect and perfect the flock. – Warren Weirsbe, The Weirsbe Bible Commentary NT (John 21) Shell-shocked. That’s how I’ve been feeling after a […]
You don’t have to look far to find great comeback stories in the Bible. It’s chock full of them! And right now, I’d love a little comeback story of my own. This promise given to the Israelite exiles at a time of despair encourages me. I’m sharing it with you here, just in case you are praying for a comeback, too…
Do you have a dream that you cannot let go? What comes to your mind when you are alone and God speaks in the quietness of your heart?
There comes a time when you have to put your feet into rushing waters and cross the Jordan to get to the place that God has prepared for you.
If anyone could throw a pity party these past few years, let me tell you, it’s been me. My family has been walking a hard road for some time now, and somewhere along the way I forgot one of the most valuable lessons that God ever taught me…