In spite of the tension and troubles in our lives, if we're honest we admit that much of the day we are managing our blessings!

Don’t Ignore God’s Blessings – Count Them!

  “God’s blessing makes life rich; nothing we do can improve on God.”  Proverbs 10:22 MSG When you get to your late seventies, you’ve accumulated a lot of information. Unfortunately, much of it is worthless, senseless and sometimes dangerous. Like: Dip a match in vinegar and apply it to your warts… they’ll disappear (and they […]

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Fresh Heart Prayer Salute!

A tribute to intercessors everywhere… It’s been on the schedule since before creation and we’ve waited to participate in it since we first heard it announced. The rewards for Christian service are about to be given out. We stand with attention transfixed on the judgment seat of Christ. (II Corinthians 5:10) The throng cannot be […]

You may need the spiritual equivalent of what I needed with Valley Fever

Valley Fever

“So do not fear, for I am with you;     do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you;     I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.” Isaiah 41:10 NIV About thirty years ago we lived in Visalia, California. While there I contracted a case of Valley Fever. It’s […]

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Fresh Heart Prayer Guide – August 2020

  “…pray continually.”  I Thessalonians 5:17 NIV  When we see this admonition we tend to think about really ‘spiritual’ people … the kind who are so heavenly minded that they are no earthly good … the type of people who walk into walls with their eyes turned heavenward. It seems that this call to incessant […]

Moving the comma in a sentence can change the picture. God will chance your fear and concern when you move the comma in your life.

Move the Comma

  “When the enemy shall come in like a flood, the Spirit of the Lord shall lift up a standard against him.” Isaiah 59:19 KJV I’m naturally suspicious of any believer whose spiritual life is just one grand ‘boulevard of blessing’ with nary a bump in the road… whose reaction to spiritual warfare is, “What’s that?” If […]