And it is impossible to please God without faith. Anyone who wants to come to him must believe that God exists and that he rewards those who sincerely seek him. Hebrews 11:6 NLT Bill Johnson preached a sermon about how God rewards those who diligently seek him. He spoke from Chapter 11 of Hebrews near … Continue reading Reward
I was listening to a sermon podcast yesterday when something the preacher said gave me pause: if you think about it, you aren’t still struggling with the same things you were ten years ago. His point was that the struggles we face seem so big when we are in them, but with the passing of … Continue reading Ten Year-old Fears
21 Days of Prayer and Fasting begins your best year ever.
"For I am about to do something new. See, I have already begun! Do you not see it? I will make a pathway through the wilderness. I will create rivers in the dry wasteland." - Isaiah 43:19 There’s no better verse that could describe the last year for me. It's amazing what a year can do, isn't it? The … Continue reading Something New
"Neither is new wine put into old wineskins. If it is, the skins burst and the wine is spilled and the skins are destroyed. But new wine is put into fresh wineskins, and so both are preserved.” Matthew 9:17 ESV The New Year is upon us. It seems 2015 went almost as quickly as it … Continue reading Old Wine, New Skins
We have nearly walked the entirety of 2015. Just over the horizon, we are about to reach the ledge of this year and take a leap into a brand new year. For some of us the landscape of 2015 was full of smooth plateaus and green grass, for others there were rocky mountaintops, and yet others … Continue reading Keep Walking
Hebrews 13:6 So we can say with confidence, “The Lord is my helper, so I will have no fear. What can mere people do to me?” The dictionary defines the word resolution as a firm decision to do or not to do something. I would say that is simple enough. I will do this. I … Continue reading Without Fear