We The People engage our government process today, but we also must remember that if called by God to do so, we engage with greater sacrifice by running for local office. People of faith still receive God’s call to engage on a level for the common good. You may receive a call to run for […]
Day 38 You Are God’s Temple (1 Corinthians 3:16) What is the significance of being God’s temple? It means you are sacred and God’s Spirit lives in you (See 1 Corinthians 3:16-17)! Perhaps Westerns have difficulty with the implications of a temple; we’re more accustomed to churches, cathedrals and synagogues. But in other parts of the […]
Life’s journey brings many ups and downs, successes and failures, doesn’t it? Are you looking ahead to 2015 with the goal of hitting the mark? I am too! Let’s believe for increase! Let’s anticipate more kingdom realities here on earth as we walk in obedience to God’s promises and hit the mark- the very center […]
Blessed Memorial Day May today be marked with a humbling sobriety that we live in freedom because of the sacrifice of others. Freedom is never free. May God bless America, and may He comfort those whose loved ones demonstrated their love of this land and paid the ultimate price.
I think we’re distracted by many lovers. Who are the lovers, you ask? Anyone and anything that keep us from a whole-hearted devotion to God. In a letter written to the believers sometime around the year A.D. 90, John the disciple exhorted them saying, “keep yourselves from idols” (1 John 5:21). When we read through […]
You know the expressions, “God’s grace is sufficient” and “God is enough?” I have a new one to share: “God is abundant.” Over the years as I have sought God for provision and solution to dilemmas, I have come to realize that He really does delight in doing exceedingly and abundantly above all that we […]
There’s a difference between loving the Lord with all your heart, your mind, your soul and your strength and merely having an interest in Him. To love Him is to worship Him for all He is and all He does. Worship is a demonstrative love; it takes action. It involves sacrifice. To sacrifice is to lay […]