Category Courage

God’s Outcome

Though you have not seen him you love him. Though you do not now see him, you believe in him, and rejoice with joy that is inexpressible and filled with glory, obtaining the outcome of your faith, the salvation of your souls (1 Peter 1:8,9).

Little Ol’ Me (And You)

The angel of the Lord appeared to him (Gideon) and said, “Mighty hero, the Lord is with you!” (Judges 6:12) 

A Spiritual RSVP

Put on your new nature, and be renewed as you learn to know your Creator, and become like him (Colossians 3:10).

Worship While Waiting

And the Lord said to Joshua, “See, I have given Jericho into your hand, with its king and mighty men of valor. (Joshua 6:2)

We Christians: God’s Olympians

We Christians are  God’s Olympians. Hurdlers if you will. And we tend to press towards the finish line hurdling over 3 areas of life: Insecurity, Courage and Victory. In the book of Exodus, Moses in just a few verses of chapter four faces all of the above elements of God’s Track & Field. But Moses pleaded with […]

Stretch My Faith Heavenly Father, Stretch My Faith

But Caleb tried to quiet the people as they stood before Moses. “Let’s go at once to take the land,” he said. “We can certainly conquer it!” (Numbers 13:30) Picture the word ‘faith’ in scripture. It’s strong. It’s durable. It’s unbreakable. It’s everlasting. It’s complete trust in the LORD. But what’s it like to really […]

Hot or Hell?

Loving God means keeping His commandments, and His commandments are not burdensome. 1 John 5:3 There is this false sense of security we all have about God Almighty. That because God is love there is no way He would send me anywhere predicated by the way I’m living now. ‘No, not my God!’ But why? Do we […]

How Can I Serve the Lord Today?

For I was hungry, and you fed me. I was thirsty, and you gave me something to drink. I was a stranger, and you invited me into your home. I was naked, and you gave me clothing. I was sick, and you cared   for me. I was in prison, and you visited me. Matthew 25:35-36 […]

You Can’t: How to Make Your Spouse…

Pray. Read the Bible. Listen. Communicate. Tithe. Save. Cook. Clean. Show affection. Initiate intimacy. Spend time. Be faithful. Stay. Whew…It would seem that ‘making’ our spouse ‘do’ what we want requires a lot effort, doesn’t it? Not from their perspective, but from ours. It would seem we want to create this super-spouse more than they […]