“In every action, we take we are doing one of two things: we are either…contributing to the broken condition of the world or participating with God in transforming the world to reflect His righteousness. We are either advancing the rule of Satan or establishing the reign of God” (from How Now Shall We […]
Isn’t order wonderful? As parents we create order. We love our children and the life that rises from their spontaneity, and yet we desire those lives to exhibit ordered restraint. How manageable would life be if things were always in place or events happened as we believe they should? Unfortunately, life is not […]
To wait on the Lord is to have trust in Him. Psalm 37:7 says, “Rest in the Lord, and wait patiently for Him.” And earlier in the psalm we read, “Trust in the Lord and do good… Commit your way to the Lord; trust also in Him” (verses 3 and 5).
It is never […]
For many years, the subject of revival has been on my heart. We are living in a time when the desire for revival is once again awakening in the hearts of believers. We hear many people speaking about an eminent revival, or stirrings that have already begun.
Charles Finny writes, “Men […]
The Presence of God is one of deep intimacy with our Father. It is that place of knowing Him and being fully known by Him. It is that place of righteousness – where we know deeply, not just academically, that through Jesus, we are truly right with God. There is nothing separating us. […]
There is a couple in our church, George and Patsy, who are both in their eighties. This couple are amazing examples to all of us in so very many ways. They both live their life for Jesus and still have this burning passion for our Lord. The life of Jesus pours out of […]
We have often heard the saying, “Large doors swing open on small hinges.” As we step into the new year, what are the small adjustments we need to make that will allow us to walk through the doorways and embrace all that God has purposed to open for us? The question is important […]
When Ken and I were in South Africa in September 2016, we had the opportunity to go to The Kruger National Park. It is one of Africa’s largest Game Reserves, covering over 7,500 squared miles. In addition, there are several private Game Reserves bordering the Kruger National Park with no separating fences. […]
Patsy Taylor who is a dear lady at our church, brought this word a few weeks back. We really felt this was a word in season.
“I have recently been challenged about my prayer life, especially about the “motives” behind my prayers – “why” I’m asking God for certain things.
Take our […]