“After these things, the word of the LORD came to Abram in a vision, saying, ‘Do not be afraid, Abram. I am Your shield, Your exceedingly great reward.’” Genesis 15:1 NKJV Fear has gotten a lot of bad press in Christian circles. I hear myself repeating the mantras, “The Bible says, ‘Fear not’ and ‘DoContinue reading “Fear: What’s Your Perspective?”
I’ve experienced plenty of failure in my lifetime. You probably have too. We are imperfect people living in a broken world. Much of my failure has resulted from refusing to admit when I needed help, pridefully overestimating my own ability. And have you noticed? Simple defeat isn’t bad enough; failure always seems to draw aContinue reading “Finding Success in Total Dependence”
“Therefore, as the Holy Spirit says, ‘Today, if you hear his voice, do not harden your hearts as in the rebellion, on the day of testing in the wilderness’” Hebrews 3:7-8 (ESV)Tricky, Tricky My mind can play tricks on me. Living during a time of social distancing and isolation, I have found that I haveContinue reading “No More Lies”
During uncertain times we don’t need to worry. We have an entire Bible that tells us exactly what God’s will is for us, who He is, and that our only hope is in Him.
Then What do you know…it is raining again in Southeast Michigan?! The dampness creeps into my muscle and joints reminding me that my body is not where I want it to be. I want to be healed of this rheumatoid. I want to be free of the drudgery of pain. The hovering clouds remind meContinue reading “Hope Lives”
We’re often comfortable in our lives and ignore the call of freedom God provides. Here’s a look at how the Dove can remind us of our freedom to follow the call of God.
What does animal yoking have to do with being a believer in Jesus Christ? Learn how yoking to others can bring you strength or help others as we explore Matthew 11:29 and what it means for believers.