Failure. It’s instinctive to handle it poorly. Because of that, it’s impossible to see 2020 as a clean slate if I’m not at peace with my yesterdays. What are the wrong ways to handle failure? There are at least two. 1. Underestimate it. When I … Continue reading The Mistakes of 2019
Abraham said, “God will provide for himself the lamb for a burnt offering, my son.” So they went both of them together. Genesis 22:8 Abraham set out for Mt. Moriah with faith. His faith, however, did not include the appearance of a real lamb on … Continue reading Predicting How God’s Miracle Will Look
Hallelujah! Salvation and glory and power belong to our God. Revelation 19:1 God is jealous for His own glory and won’t share it with anyone. It’s not because He’s stingy, nor is He a narcissist, but it's because we were created to worship, not to … Continue reading He Won’t Share These!
All this is from God, who reconciled us to himself through Christ. 2 Corinthians 5:18 What a package of explosive potential lay in the manger. He was the little Lamb and the little Shepherd, each one offering life altering implications for those who needed a … Continue reading The Little Reconciler
Your hands have made and fashioned me; give me understanding that I may learn your commandments. Psalm 119:73 Just as there are developmental impairments in children, learning impairments exist in God’s children as well. Each of our stories render us incapable of learning certain kingdom … Continue reading Learning Impairments
He shall feed his flock like a shepherd: he shall gather the lambs with his arm, and carry them in his bosom, and shall gently lead those that are with young. Isaiah 40:11 When an ancient king from the east made a trek through a … Continue reading The Little Shepherd and Overseer