Didn't I Blow Your Mind This Time?

Didn’t I Blow Your Mind This Time?

Do not fear, O land, rejoice and be glad, for the Lord has done great things. Joel 2:21 How do you know when God is ready to move you out from between a rock and a hard place? You know because He invades your ordinary with something extraordinary. He comes to your normal with something abnormal. He creates a scenario that …

Holding God Accountable

Faithful is He who calls you, and He also will bring it to pass. 1 Thessalonians 5:24 One of the most important things we can do as Christians is to pray according to our covenantal rights. But we often don’t do this because we misunderstand what prayer is. Let me define prayer by first saying what prayer is not. Prayer is …

Restful Beauty

Come to Me, all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest. Matthew 11:28 A geode is a rock with beautiful crystals inside. These are formed as water that is high in mineral content flows through rocks. When the minerals become trapped in the rock and the water continues to flow, the crystals are created. The more the …

Perfected by the Spirit

How blessed is he whose help is the God of Jacob, whose hope is in the Lord his God. – Psalm 146:5 Football coaches are always concerned about turnovers. With each fumble or interception, the team quits playing offense and has to start playing defense. Unfortunately, many Christians are playing in spiritual defensive mode. They may have a clear profession of …

Knowledge Apart From God

The Bible declares that man’s knowledge is extremely limited (Proverbs 30:2–3). God alone can address all the categories of life because “His way is blameless; the word of the Lord is tried” (Psalm 18:30). God can give your children what no classroom teacher can give them apart from Him, for with God comes not only information but wisdom, the ability …