Do we find it easier to blame God for the suffering in this world and the pain in our lives rather than take the time to learn who He really is (not just who man says He is)?
Open Our Eyes
Are we in the midst of World War III?
Everyone experiences fiery trials. It’s not the fire that changes you but your pursuit of God in the fire that changes you.
Does God Predestine?
For the longest time I could not understand why anyone would believe in predestination until I went toe to toe a few years back with a very firm believer in this doctrine and was a bit surprised by the strength of his conviction...
Father of Lights
Yesterday we had to make an emergency trip to the veterinary clinic. My kitty, Bubu, who you all may know from my blog ID photo, had a very nasty abscess that needed to be taken care of. The minor surgery performed was very painful for him, and we could hear his yeowls and cries from the waiting room...
Praying for the Crop to Fail
Esther wanted Mordecai to put on a happy face and forget about all this noise of imminent danger towards her people. Besides, approaching the King on the matter would truly be putting her own life at risk, and so why should she rock the boat? She could face death by her choice to approach to the King or she would face death by her choice to do and say nothing.
FREEDOM does not come from without. Freedom comes from within.
Sin doesn't float around in the atmosphere like a virus waiting to be caught. Mark recorded in the seventh chapter of his gospel a conversation Jesus had with a crowd, where He was explaining that sin, or what defiles us, already exists inside of us.
Be encouraged. God is real. God is living. God hears and God speaks. There is purpose and meaning to this life, and it is found in Him, and He is inviting you to come and enjoy the pleasure of His company.
Jesus may not have favorites, but He does have intimates – and the good news is, anyone can choose to know Him – it’s not exclusive! Anyone can abide. Anyone can dwell. Anyone can be hidden in Christ.