Has God been asking you to move? Faith obeys, even when it can’t see beyond the very next step.
A lovely dance took place in the tabernacle as the priests went about their duties—a sort of tango coordinating the activities inside the Holy Place with those taking place out in the courtyard. Just as the knife was put to the sacrifice, for example, a priest in the Holy Place removed the used up coals […]
I love Jeremiah 29:11. “For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future” (NIV). These words bring such hope to my heart. Most recently I read them in the Chronological Study Bible which brought me […]
I love Psalm 18 – until I get about a third of the way through, anyway. David is desperate in this poem. He describes feeling as though he’s entangled, coiled in seaweed, sinking to the deepest part of the ocean. Hope is gone. He’s a dead man sinking. He drifts ever lower, but manages to […]
You probably know the story. There were the disciples, ministering as usual – miraculous healings here, astounding deliverances there (just the normal stuff, you know). Then this guy pushes his kid up front. The disciples reach out their hands, speak the word and . . . Wait. Is that foam coming from the boy’s mouth? […]