As believers we know that our goal is to not make much of ourselves but to make much of Jesus. At the root of all sin is this desire to be independent from God and live for our own glory.
Today I was asked to think about Hope. So I did. How do we use the word hope? How does the bible? Here are some “hopes” that are really more like maybes, the answer is truly unknown but the possibilities
I would but cannot rest, In God’s most holy will; I know what He appoints is best, And murmur at it still. I murmur at it still. Today I was able to talk to a great friend and catch up
Let it go. Entrust it. Do you ever feel like it is all falling apart? That you can’t catch up? That you are holding your life together like a net holds water? Are you being crushed under the heavy expectations
I think we underestimate the damaging effects of the heaviness of our cares improperly carried. Elephants, horses, and some ostriches are equipped to carry humans, but squirrels, mice, porcupines, and t-rexs are not. This is not necessarily due to the
The apostles said to the Lord, “Increase our faith!” Luke 17:5 We are to celebrate grace by being full of faith. I want to have full faith in the promises of God, and all of His promises to me are
Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego stood up for the glory of God and were willing to be burned up in the fire regardless of rescue. 13 Then Nebuchadnezzar in furious rage commanded that Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego be brought. So they
Today as I listened to a podcast from David Platt (4.13.2008), the teaching pastor at Brook Hills, I was greatly encouraged and discouraged at the same time. It is like finding out as a kid that you are going to