There are times when someone else says something you’ve been feeling and even trying to express much better, more elegantly than you’ve been able to utter. Today in my inbox I received this post from Desiring God and that was the case. In recent weeks and months I’ve been telling several friends and even people [...]
I’m a fan of Mark Driscoll. Because he’s a fan of Jesus, the Bible and absolute truth! Anyway, Mark Driscoll is halfway through sermon series on Luke. This is no ordinary sermon series…he’s taking almost 3 years (106 weeks in all) and he’s over a year and a half in. This coming Sunday he’ll [...]
I’ve mentioned and recommended The Way of a Worshiper by Buddy Owens in other posts on this blog before. It’s a small little book packed with great information on living for the Glory of the father and making worship a lifestyle. It’s great and if you haven’t read it, get it. So after I read [...]
We’ve all been asked (or more likely told) by God to wait on Him. Any of you who know my story, you know God has had me here all too often…and if you don’t know, suffice it to say I know a thing or two about waiting on God. I know several people right now [...]
“Why me?” You hear people ask questions like this all the time. Or… “What did I do to deserve this?” Maybe you’re even one of them? I know I used to be and still lapse back into THINKING this type of thing every now and then when things get really tough. But after reading a [...]
“To worship is to quicken the conscience by the holiness of God, to feed the mind with the truth of God, to purge the imagination by the beauty of God, to open the heart to the love of God, to devote the will to the purpose of God.” –William Temple I try really hard to [...]
Every Christian should expect trouble, persecution, hardship and tough times from time to time. The Bible promises us these things will come our way. However when you’re in the midst of that “stuff”, these 7 facts about God and why we’re here can help you re-align your life with His purpose and allow Him to carry you through the tough times of life.
In my post last week entitled How To Live For God – 6 Practical Suggestions that Will Change Your Life, we looked at how God transforms us through living a disciplined life. We saw that the spiritual disciplines put us in the perfect place for God to transform our lives. I do have a confession [...]