I went to the beach this morning; I needed to hear from God! It was so early that it was still dark. The sound of the sea; I was not able to see; walking and hoping that there were no holes in the sand; It was a little scary I must admit! Just like some
Category: Word with Prophetic Ramifications
I remember watching the movie “Rocky V” as Rocky spend a great deal of time training the young hungry boxer by the name of, Tommy. Somehow, someway, they ended up fighting in the heart of the streets of Philadelphia. It was an old fashion street fight. For the most part, it was not going well
The desert melts our souls with the troubles of the heat of the day. At night, the coldness of our tormented minds consumes us. Have you ever been there? So many worries, so many thoughts! It is the place where nobody knows; the place of no pretends, the place of no distractions and the place
What good is it if the boxer spends hours in the gym, but never competes; never even engages in a sparring session? What good is it if the baseball player only plays catch; or if the quarterback never throws the ball? So then, what good is it, if a Christian is doing nothing for the expansion of God’s Kingdom? It amazes me how mystical we are when it comes down to serving God.
Do you doubt God’s love for you? Are you convinced of His love and faithfulness towards a fallen humanity? Consider these facts from God’s Word: In the Garden of Eden, God showed us His idea of the true “Good Life”. He told us to be fruitful, to conquer, to enjoy, to care for, and
(First Corinthians 13:7-8) In an age with so many disturbing definitions of love; everybody loving everything everywhere; it is so easy to move away from what love really is. It is so easy to engage in the confusion of this world and lose sight of what is beyond the red roses of Valentine’s Day. This
Many of us have seen the two paths so very clearly; one focusing on self and the other on God. One is sold out to the loud counsel of our will, our emotions, our feelings and our desires. The other path show us an ugly cross resting on top of the horizon line. That cross
“Inspired out of Hebrews Eleven” Faith gives us the assurance that what we hope for will become a reality. Faith is not limited by what our eyes can’t see. Faith caused the ancients to be commended in the mix of their humanity. By faith God spoke the words that form our universe; He spoke what
You and I may be limping today. We may be walking with an uneven, funny step as the Enemy finds pleasure in striking our heels. The world may laugh at us. Our brothers and sisters may judge us at times; don’t be ashamed; our glory is not that we were not wounded in battle, but that by the power of God we are still standing today.
Your Christianity is not defined by your denomination, the building you went to do “church” on Sunday, how anointed the pastor was, the size of the congregation, the home group that you are a part of or how long the service lasted. Your Christianity is defined by your personal relationship with God, your commitment to pursue living life according to His ways, trusting HIM in-spite of how the circumstances look like and having a constant willingness to mature while you die to self and be more and more like Jesus.