Month: June 2013

What Will We Do When It Happens?

WHAT WILL WE DO WHEN IT HAPPENS? Unless the Lord watches over the city [or nation], the watchmen stand guard in vain." Psalm 127:1          Many things have transpired that have caused me to write this today.  I’ve been dreaming all week about God’s judgment.  … Continue reading What Will We Do When It Happens?

Reward Systems

REWARD SYSTEMS The Lord said to Abram, after Lot had separated from him, “Lift up your eyes and look from the place where you are, northward and southward and eastward and westward, for all the land that you see I will give to you and … Continue reading Reward Systems

When Someone Else Wants Your Blessing

WHEN SOMEONE ELSE WANTS YOUR BLESSING! And Lot, who went with Abram, also had flocks and herds and tents, so that the land could not support both of them dwelling together; for their possessions were so great that they could not dwell together, and there … Continue reading When Someone Else Wants Your Blessing

What Do You Do After Humiliation?

WHAT DO YOU DO AFTER HUMILIATION? And he journeyed on from the Negeb as far as Bethel to the place where his tent had been at the beginning, between Bethel and Ai, 4   to the place where he had made an altar at the … Continue reading What Do You Do After Humiliation?

What Makes The News?

WHAT MAKES THE NEWS? But the Lord afflicted Pharaoh and his house with great plagues because of Sarai, Abram’s wife. So Pharaoh called Abram and said, “What is this you have done to me? Why did you not tell me that she was your wife?  … Continue reading What Makes The News?

Speaking to a King

SPEAKING TO A KING I will speak of your testimonies before kings and shall not be put to shame.  Psalm 119:46 Here’s yet another message about the mouth, about speaking truth in difficult situations.  Many leaders have been in a position where they’ve been forced … Continue reading Speaking to a King

How a Truth is Revealed

HOW A TRUTH IS REVEALED  Jesus said, “Very truly, I tell you, before Abraham was, I am.”   So they picked up stones to throw at him, but Jesus hid himself and went out of the temple.  John 8:58-59  If the intensity of a conversation could … Continue reading How a Truth is Revealed

Fixing It Myself Or Trusting God?

FIXING IT MYSELF OR TRUSTING GOD When he [Abram] was about to enter Egypt, he said to Sarai his wife, “I know that you are a woman beautiful in appearance, and when the Egyptians see you, they will say, ‘This is his wife.’ Then they … Continue reading Fixing It Myself Or Trusting God?

Where Is The Freedom He Promised?

WHERE IS THE FREEDOM HE PROMISED? Jesus said to the Jews who had believed on him, "If you abide in my word, you are truly my disciples, and you will know the truth, and the truth shall set you free."  John 8:31 Abiding in the … Continue reading Where Is The Freedom He Promised?

Healing From Hurtful Words

HEALING FROM HURTFUL WORDS   For thus saith the Lord, "Thy bruise is incurable, and thy wound is grievous." Jeremiah 31:12 Truth and love are always paired in the context of the Gospel and that is the reason we are asked to speak to others … Continue reading Healing From Hurtful Words