Tag Archives: fear

God wins

Calm Down … Look Up

  It was a week hatched in hell. The nation and our collective nerves were shattered as automatic gunfire turned a country music concert into a killing field. After eight days without sense being made of the madness (as if madness like this could ever make sense) we are left feeling vulnerable, exposed and wondering […]


Spiritual Jitters

  “Spiritual Jitters”: a temporary condition brought on by reduced trust. This results in high blood pressure, tremors, racing heart rate and often questions without reasonable answers. Only known antidote is renewed trust. Picture the disciples, observers to miracle after miracle. They had seen blind eyes open before their astonished eyes. They had seen demons […]

walk on water

Faith to Fear: What Got Into You?

“Peter, suddenly bold, said, “Master, if it’s really you, call me to come to you on the water.” He said, “Come ahead.” Jumping out of the boat, Peter walked on the water to Jesus. But when he looked down at the waves churning beneath his feet, he lost his nerve and started to sink. He cried, “Master, […]


What To Do When You Don’t Know What To Do

“We don’t know what to do; we’re looking to you.” II Chronicles 20:12 The Message   Do you know what to do when you don’t know what to do! Jehoshaphat did. As Israel’s leader he had just been given devastating news. A ‘vast’ horde of a confederacy of three nations was ready to attack. God’s […]