Prayer: Four Ways that God May Answer

I am blessed to know some real prayer warriors. These are people who pray boldly, faithfully and specifically, believing that God will answer in His will and in His timing to accomplish His purposes in and through us, and in the lives and circumstances of others. Our God is good. And our God is great.…

Be Strong and Courageous

Military leaders are some of the strongest, most courageous people on the planet. They develop a plan of attack, face the enemy, and lead their troops into battle. King David was a shepherd, a soldier and a military leader. He had battled lions, giants, and huge armies. During his military campaigns, God continued to give him…

From Suffering to Victory

From the cross, as He was suffering with excruciating physical, mental, emotional and spiritual pain, Jesus cried out to the Father: “My God, my God, why have You forsaken me?” I try to imagine myself at the foot of the cross, hearing Jesus cry out these words. Jesus’ prayer was a quote from Psalm 22, verse…

God is our Refuge

A refuge is a shelter or protection from danger or distress. In a world full of dangers and distress, it is good to know that God is our refuge. He is our shelter and our protection. Psalm 5 is known as a Psalm of Lament. In this category of Psalms, we see a pattern: From woe…

The Power of Prayer & Fasting

Prayer is talking and listening to God. Fasting is denying yourself certain foods or another item in order to focus more intently on God. In the Bible, the men and women of faith practice spiritual disciplines such as prayer and fasting to develop a closer relationship with God and to experience spiritual breakthroughs. Jesus instructs His…

A Fun Way to Learn God’s Word

A picture is worth a thousand words. A ministry known as The Bible Project is utilizing illustrations and technology to communicate the truth of God’s Word in compelling and memorable ways. Click the links below to watch the Gospel of John come to life with narration and with fun, powerful illustrations: > Gospel of John, Chapters…

Mighty God

Isaiah 9:6 (HCSB)  6 For a child will be born for us, a son will be given to us, and the government will be on His shoulders. He will be named Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Eternal Father, Prince of Peace. At Christmastime, we celebrate the birth of our Savior, Jesus. His name literally means, “The Lord…