The obstacles in our path are not hindrances, they literally are the way. I don’t get to sail through life without things that must be overcome.
Posted Sep. 14,2020 by | 8 Comments
An insistent pursuit is not a common position for even the average believer. Many slink towards God with hopes that He might possibly answer.
Posted Sep. 10,2020 by | 7 Comments
The centurion knew where his answer would be found and with great faith entreated Jesus for His Answer. Faith powers our insistence, not our desire or will or desperation.
Posted Sep. 7,2020 by | 3 Comments
Jesus commended the Canaanite woman for her faith ­– not her prayer, not her will, not her volume, but her faith. She connected faith to her desperation and shameless persistence and Jesus answered.
Posted Sep. 3,2020 by | 10 Comments
I believed Stoicism was negative. But it might be valuable and actually Godly. Living as a stoic that's a reflection of our faith in God.
Posted Aug. 27,2020 by | 2 Comments
When the Word of God declares a paradox (two things that appear to contradict), what do I do? Following authorities blindly or in faith?
Posted Aug. 20,2020 by | 6 Comments
In our current reality everything is suspect. I know our faith is tested through uncertainty, but I want to live unshaken in shaky times.
Posted Aug. 17,2020 by | 13 Comments
Nothing riled up Jesus more than fear in His followers. He tolerated ambition, presumption, and even competition, all self-serving traits, but never FEAR.
Posted May. 14,2020 by | 8 Comments
Psalm 91 says, The Lord is my Shepherd! He protects me and saves me from the deadly pestilence. In the midst of the Coronavirus pandemic, are we safe?
Posted Mar. 19,2020 by | 7 Comments
To walk with God, we quickly learn that comprehensive understanding is unattainable. In the mystery of God, I experience great expanse, not limitation.
Posted Jan. 16,2020 by | 8 Comments
If you look at the stories of the men of faith in the Bible, each of them had to embrace God and His Word as He defined it to them.
Posted Dec. 6,2018 by | 6 Comments
If we define our reality by our current circumstances, we are set up to be offended. Faith trusts that God is good, regardless of my circumstances.
Posted Oct. 29,2018 by | 2 Comments