How near does God feel to you? Does it feel like He's left you? Though you know in your mind and the scripture that says He will never leave you nor forsake you; the anxiety in your mind and inner life speaks louder than the beloved verse. Your "distant feeling" is not uncommon. Jesus' disciples… Continue reading Do These Three Things When God Feels Distant
Tell your story! That was the instruction of God to the Children of Israel. It is your instruction today. Paul, in the New Testament, declared people would ask about the hope they see in you. Therefore, you should be prepared to tell your God story to anyone who asks. Is there a right way to… Continue reading Consider This Before You Tell Your God Story
How are you feeling? Is there oppression in your spirit? Do you feel heavily burdened about a condition in your life or the life of your family that is tearing you apart, keeping your pillow wet at night, and causing great anguish in your life? Anxiety and trouble about a circumstance in life often creates… Continue reading WHAT PASSION DO YOU NEED TO SPILL BEFORE THE LORD?
What are the ingredients for perfect peace? Complete peace is possible, but how is it obtained and kept? There are two ingredients necessary for perfect peace according to Isaiah 26:3-4. The two ingredients are God and you. God doing His part and you doing yours. You joining hand-in-hand with God who keeps you in perfect… Continue reading The Right Combination for Perfect Peace
(Taken from Daily Readings from The Christian in Complete Armour written by William Gurnall edited by James s. Bell Jr. Date: April 5) Christians who are not instructed in the fundamentals of Christianity are not likely to mature into solid saints. I sincerely believe a poor foundation is the reason many are not steadfast today.… Continue reading PRACTICE SPIRITUAL DISCIPLINE