PRAYER FOR THE GRACE TO LOOK UP Some trust in chariots and some in horses, but we trust in the name of the LORD our God. Psalm 20:7 I can be so frustrated, Lord. I want a certain person to keep their promises so … Continue reading Prayer For The Grace To Look UP
PRAYER FOR RESTORED TRUST Do not trust in princes, in mortal man, in whom there is no salvation. His spirit departs, he returns to the earth; in that very day his thoughts perish. How blessed is he whose help is the God of Jacob, whose … Continue reading Prayer For Restored Trust
SHIPWRECK Through many tribulations we must enter the kingdom of God. Acts 14:22 I must be clear, not only as I share the Gospel with others, but in my expectations of what following Jesus means. To embrace Jesus is to embrace a life characterized … Continue reading Shipwreck
BITE MY TONGUE? PERHAPS NOT! We're not keeping this quiet, not on your life. Just like the psalmist who wrote, "I believed it, so I said it," we say what we believe. 2 Corinthians 4:13 THE MESSAGE Lately, this message has been burning so … Continue reading Bite My Tongue? Perhaps Not!
WHO CAN INFLICT EVIL? They draw near who persecute me with evil purpose; they are far from your law. Psalm 119:150 Those who perpetrate evil on others are far from God’s instruction. They have either never gotten close to Jesus, or they have chosen to … Continue reading Who Can Inflict Evil?
WAITING When evening came, His disciples went down to the sea, got into the boat, and started across the sea to Capernaum. It was now dark and Jesus had not yet come to them. The sea became rough and a strong wind was blowing. John … Continue reading Waiting
FEAR There is no fear of God before their eyes. Romans 3:18 Our emotional lives are so twisted by sin. The things we should feel – we don’t. What we shouldn’t feel – we do. And all feelings are rooted in beliefs. The One an … Continue reading Fear