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 …

Fasting and Praying for a Mate, Part 1

“When food was set before him to eat, he said, ‘I will not eat until I have told my business” (Genesis 24:33). The Bible makes it clear that God sometimes calls people to be single. If you are single, you are to be a successful single and not a defeated one. Yet at the same time, we know that there are a …

Power of Prayer

Have you ever ​gotten​ a key in the mail attached to a letter or on the outside of an envelope? Sometimes car dealerships will mail out thousands of keys to thousands of people in order to try and lure them into their dealership. What they say in the letter is that the key you are holding might actually start a …

Jehovah Jireh

Trials are adverse circumstances that God either introduces or allows in our lives to both identify where we are spiritually as well as to prepare us for where He wants us to go. If you are alive, there is no escaping life’s trials. You are either in a trial now, you’ve just come out of a trial, or you are …

Adonai

The name Adonai (Adonay) is found over four hundred times in the Bible, and its’ meaning is revelatory in nature. The name comes from the singular word Adon, which translates as “master” or “ruler.” It contains the concepts of “dominion,” “rulership,” and “ownership.” The cultural background to the word Adon is associated with humanity and deals with masters who owned …

Jehovah

Jehovah is the name with which most of us are familiar in one form or another. It is also the name that is used most frequently throughout the Old Testament – 6,519 times. In fact, it is – in our contemporary mindset – God’s most famous name. The reason why this name is so important is not merely comprised in …