Archives

Streams of LIVING Water

Check out this quick video! I do not understand how a worshiper can remain flat-footed when singing out the lyrics of “In the River!” Anytime I sing songs about the eternal flow of joy I have in the refreshing of the Lord, I get really excited!! Jesus said, “If anyone is thirsty, let him come to Me […]

Read More

got thankfulness?

We need to honestly ask ourselves, “What has my heart locked up and unable to express praise and thanksgiving?” Am I unsatisfied because my expectations are not being met? Am I steeped in a culture of criticism? Do I view my problems as bigger than my God? For us who are in Christ Jesus, praising […]

Read More

when life isn’t working

Symptoms: life seems stale, lack of motivation, lost creativity, easily and frequently saddened, fatigue, joint pain, avoiding crowds, quick to complain, critical of friends and family… This, my friend, is the common “dry spirit” diagnosis, but do not worry! It is treatable! Before you ever encountered the first symptom, God already promised to dispense the ultimate […]

Read More

rise to the top

Caution! When you seek promotion and greater influence, understand that with it comes increased responsibility, because if you fall, the potential to take many down with you is there! Why do some rise to the top and then fall? Pride. A confidence in self crowds out the confidence in God that once characterized the same […]

Read More

a wet sponge

Resistance.  I tried opening a cabinet drawer that just wouldn’t budge.  I moved my hand around inside the little bit of opening that I did have and discovered a hard sponge blocking the way. Do we ever find ourselves with hardness of heart, blocking the move of God in our lives?  Just like the kitchen […]

Read More

100 years ago this week

100 years ago, the Titanic sank.  The “ship that even God Himself could not sink” went down into the Atlantic on April 14, 1912.  The hugeness of the Titanic and its failure points vividly to the smallness of man before God Almighty. I’ve been on a few cruise ships, 7 to be exact.  Each one seemed […]

Read More