Do you ever think about those scriptures that say, For all who are being led by the Spirit of God, these are sons of God. (Romans 8:14) and this one, For the anxious longing of the creation waits eagerly for the revealing of the sons of God? (Romans 8:19) I do, I often wonder what it will look like when the wait … Continue reading Revealing of the Sons of God?
The blind can see… On December 2, 2006, my eyes were healed. Although it took me a day or so to realize it, they were healed on that date. Every year Bill Johnson came to Nashville for the weekend and spoke at a conference that was hosted by two different churches here in town. … Continue reading My Eyes Were Healed!
I was sitting here thinking about some things in my life and I had this thought – does God wonder if we will ever quit looking at our problems and start looking at Him? I also wonder if we don’t sometimes make idols of our problems and difficulties. They are so often at the very … Continue reading Is fear causing us to be problem focused instead of God focused?
Romans 4:17 ‘…even God, who gives life to the dead and calls into being that which does not exist.” Words have impact and power in our lives… We all confess this to be true, but do we really believe it, do our lives reflect it? What about our prayers; are they prayers filled with item after item of what … Continue reading Speak the word only…
My question is this: Are you having a bad day? Are you feeling insecure, angry, threatened? If so, don’t withdraw! Stay engaged and fight for your space and your place… Sometimes life IS just hard. Sometimes things are coming at you all at once – you feel attacked maybe, things seem to go wrong and … Continue reading Stay ~ Influence ~ Occupy
I’ve discovered that if you spend all your time focusing on what is unfair, what hasn’t been accomplished, or even what someone did to you, there’s a big chance bitterness will take over your conversations, which would have started in your thoughts. I do realize there are lots of things in our world that … Continue reading Focus – Love or Injustices
I was thinking about rest and how it’s the place of my true identity. It’s the place I was created to live in. When I strive to be something or to prove something, I tend to get my identity from that. That’s not really a conscious thing, but true, nevertheless. If I am constantly condemning … Continue reading Rest – A Dwelling Place