Tag Archives: faith

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 […]

Answering  Questions Jesus Asked - Part Two

Answering Questions Jesus Asked – Part Two

  “Why are you gripped with fear? Where is your faith?” Then he stood and rebuked the storm,  saying, “Be still!” And instantly it became perfectly calm.” Matthew 8:26 The Passion This question of Jesus to terrified disciples who thought they were about to drown, might be one of the most important questions of Jesus […]

Jesus walks on the storms that frighten us. He's a present help in time of trouble.

He Walks On What Frightens You

  “The voice of the Lord is over the waters; the God of glory thunders, the Lord thunders over the mighty waters.” Psalm 29:3 NIV   It was a storm, but they had been in storms before. They had crossed the Sea of Galilee before. It was uncomfortable being tossed by the waves, straining at the oars and still only […]

God wants us to be childlike ... to believe beyond our imaginations!

Children Again

  “And he said: “Truly I tell you, unless you change and become like little children,  you will never enter the kingdom of heaven.” Matthew 18:3 NIV   Jesus is not talking to children here … they’re already child-like. It’s we adults, who are apparently missing out on the unique characteristics of being children. And truth […]