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Be the Change!

Do you want to experience a culture of faith that expects and releases heavenly realities here in the earth? Be the change! A culture of unbelief surrounds you. It may even exist in your home. in your school. in your workplace. in your neighborhood. in your church. in your town or city. Let’s look at […]

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2 kids, 1 camp, & countless prayers

“God, please wreck them. Ruin them for ordinary.” If it sounds like I wish violence upon my children, know that I don’t! I only desire that they have encounters of the God-kind while they are away at youth camp this week. I am fighting back the tears even now as I write, because I know […]

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the flame

This is a picture of the pilot light on our gas fireplace. Unless you look for the small flame, you cannot see it. But it’s there, and it’s ready to fulfill its purpose. Can I challenge you today? If you are a child of God, the Holy Spirit has been deposited within you. He may […]

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well said, Francis Chan

“The Spirit is absolutely essential for fulfilling the mission we have been given. Unless the Spirit gives us the power to faithfully follow Jesus, we will follow in the footsteps of disobedient Israel. So great is our need for the Spirit that we are commanded to walk by the Spirit (Galatians 5:16), be filled with […]

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a continuous circle

However, each one of you also must love his wife as he loves himself, and the wife must respect her husband (Ephesians 5:33). Have you noticed that the wedding band, the symbol of marital union, shows no evidence of a beginning nor an end?  How does the circle represent our respective roles in the marriage relationship? […]

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take a step of victory today

Do you want to disarm the enemy? The voice in your head that says, “It’s not real; You’re making it all up,” is not the voice of God.  It’s coming from the one who is masterful at counterfeiting and accuses us of doing the same. Each time a condemning thought enters our minds, we take […]

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mountain climbing

“Just breathe” were the words used to coach myself in the days of encountering great resistance.  It was a daily struggle but one that kept me hungry for the Lord’s Presence.  As always, when we encounter the fickleness of others, or even identify it within ourselves, the wisest thing to do is to run for […]

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