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You have an important and vital part in God moving into your world. Yes... you!

Getting In On The Action

    Jesus is coming soon. We all agree and all anticipate it with joy (and relief). But until He does… we will witness a massive moving of his Spirit that will welcome multitudes into God’s Kingdom… almost too many to count. There are three distinct views of this last sentence among Christians: “I don’t […]

Oh the excuses we use when we've disobeyed God. There is joy in obeying God immediately and completely.

A Champ and a Chump Part 2

  In my devotional reading this morning I read of King David’s confession, repentance and humility after his affair with Bathsheba and the ordered murder of her husband (II Samuel 11,12). No excuses or alibis, just a contrite and repentant heart. What a contrast with the chump Saul. We met his son Jonathan (last week’s […]

Once we step out in faith,  (which is our battle) then the battle becomes the Lord's

A Champ and a Chump

This is the first of two parts. The ‘champ’s’ name is Jonathan, the son of King Saul, who is the ‘chump.’ We’ll look at the exploits of the ‘champ’ this week and the wicked deeds of his father next week. The Israelites demanded that Samuel, God’s current prophetic voice in Israel, find them a king […]

Don't thwart God's timetable by setting your own speed. Follow his speed.

Travel At God’s Speed

  Cop: “Sir, do you have any idea how fast you were going?” Man: “No sir.” Cop: “You’ve passed two speed limit signs in the last two miles.” Man: “I was going too fast to be able to read them.” In our ‘hurry-up-you’re-gonna-miss-something’ world, traveling more slowly doesn’t feel like the right approach. After all, […]