Hearing God isn't some special, magical technique. All it really takes is a listening heart, an obedient and humble attitude, and a knowing of who God is. Walk with me through the Word to find out how to hear God and listen well.
In the battles you face, a champion must be chosen to fight. Who will you choose? Will you fight for yourself and inevitably lose? Or will you choose a Champion who has never lost and stands victorious forever? The choice is up to you.
What are Ignorant Sins? Are We Held Accountable? One definition of ignorance is "lacking knowledge or awareness in general; uneducated or unsophisticated." Another word (synonym - yes, you're getting an English lesson today) is stupid. The Bible is clear: "Whoever loves discipline loves knowledge, but he who hates reproof is stupid." (Proverbs 12:1) Don't you… Continue reading Is Ignorance Bliss? Biblical Truth about Ignorant Sins.
I recently asked my son whether he was ready for bed. The answer was, "I don't know," which is a normal answer from him. To get him to be more direct, I gave him criteria: is your room clean, are your teeth brushed, have you laid out your clothes for tomorrow? If the answer to… Continue reading Decisions, Decisions…
Darkness. Formless void. Deep nothingness. Endless silence. The suspense grows as all of Heaven waits in eager anticipation for the Father of Lights. Angels hold their breath, knowing this is the beginning. Nothing will ever be the same. When He speaks, the Plan will begin and will have its end all at once. Science will… Continue reading God is on the Move
"Don't mourn me too long..." This is a quote from my recently completed book. Although the quote refers to mourning the death of a beloved family member, the notion is the same for those of us in metaphorical mourning. Many of us are being called to sacrifice things which are very difficult to let go… Continue reading “Don’t Mourn Too Long”
I hear people quote Psalm 37:4 all the time. "Delight yourself in the Lord," they say, "and He will give you the desires of your heart." I used to just breeze past that verse like it was just another nice promise in the so-called name-it-claim-it philosophy. For those who don't know, name-it-claim-it is part of… Continue reading Delight Yourself in the Lord
I woke up at 3am with a tummy ache and decided to read my Bible (ok, my phone Bible app lol). I read 1st, 2nd and 3rd John and was impressed by the personal and relatable message in each of the letters. They were written in obvious love, but had encouragement AND admonishment in them. The… Continue reading Threshing
"The joy of the Lord is your strength."This verse has new meaning to me lately and I hope it will be a new "mantra" for those of you reading this. In Nehemiah 8 where this verse is found, a group of people somewhere near 50k were gathered to hear the Word (the Law of the… Continue reading The Joy of the Lord