“Faith is being sure of what we hope for and certain of what we do not see.” Hebrews 11:1 Have you ever watched a magician? The magician puts a pigeon in a bin, and voila!, when he opens the bin, the pigeon has disappeared into thin air. Can you believe that? It is no longer … More The Magic Trick of Faith
“We know that God causes everything to work together for the good of those who love God and are called according to His purpose for them.” Romans 8:28 Who does God work everything out for? Those who love God Those who are called to do His purpose Want God to work out everything for you? … More God Works It Out!
“…No stranger had to spend the night in the street, for my door was always open to the traveler—” Job 31:32 It’s hard to open our doors and our lives to our friends and family, let alone a total stranger. In today’s world, we often think about the bad that can happen to us if the stranger … More Opening Our Houses
“Blessed are those who listen to me, watching daily at my doors, waiting at my doorway.” Proverbs 8:34 When a doorway is closed by God, do you struggle trying to get it to re-open, or do you turn around and seek another door that God might be opening instead? When God says “NO” and closes a … More Open And Closed Doors
“For you know that when your faith is tested, your endurance has a chance to grow. So let it grow, for when your endurance is fully developed, you will be perfect and complete, needing nothing. “ James 1:3-4 Don’t you long for the day when you feel like you need nothing? It always seems like … More Needing Nothing
“Let the Spirit RENEW your thoughts and attitudes. Put on your new nature, created to be like God – truly righteous and holy.” Ephesians 4:23-24 Do you ever find yourself stinking-thinking? There are just times when we focus on the negative aspects of our lives or ourselves and get stuck in a downward spiral. How … More Renew Your Thoughts
“For day by day men came to David to help him, until there was a great army like the army of God.” 1 Chronicles 12:22 Have you joined God’s Army? And, are you also a recruiter?
“And He said to them, “Follow Me, and I will make you fishers of men.” Matthew 4:19 How are you at fishing? The cool part about this verse is that all we need to do is follow Him, and He does all the work. He’ll make us all great fisherman!
” Ever since the time of your ancestors you have turned away from my decrees and have not kept them. Return to me, and I will return to you,” says the Lord Almighty. “But you ask, ‘How are we to return?’ “Will a mere mortal rob God? Yet you rob me. “But you ask, ‘How are we robbing you?’ “In tithes and offerings. You are under a curse—your … More Are You Robbing God?