Daily Dose: He’s Fighting For You!

The Lord will fight for you, and you have only to be silent.” -Exodus 14:14 ESV If it’s only me, then let me know, but I feel sometimes we think there is a special process to follow to get the Lord to work on our behalf. Sometimes the Lord required people to do crazy things….

Why People Don’t Care About You.

Picture this: You’re at a church gathering, small group, or get-together with friends and family, and a conversation comes up, “so and so is sick again, back in the hospital from their cancer.” Or maybe someone in the group has some other kind of terminal illness, pain, or ever-lasting life situation that they’ve asked prayer…

10 Verses to Combat Fear

1 John 4:18 There is no fear in love. But perfect love drives out fear, because fear has to do with punishment. The one who fears is not made perfect in love. Psalm 3:5-7 I lie down and sleep; I wake again, because the Lord sustains me. I will not fear though tens of thousands assail me on every side. Psalms 27 The Lord is my light and…

10 Verse for Anxiety

“Be at rest once more, O my soul, for the Lord has been good to you.” Psalms 116:7 Your body can be at rest knowing the Lord will protect you, once more.  His “once more’s” never come to an end.   “Humble yourselves, therefore, under God’s mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due…

Doubt?: Week 8

Think about your biggest fear. Think about the biggest problem that faces you today. Think about all your pressing needs. Now pause. Feel the weight of it all–let it soak in for a moment. Is God able?  This isn’t a “Do you think” God is able, but do you believe He actually is able? Are you convinced down in…

Struggling with Temptation?

Does struggling with temptation ever make you feel a little… evil? I couldn’t begin to count the number of times I have struggled with temptation. I’ve struggled with wanting to lie, steal, sneak a peek out the corner of my eye, damage someone with my words, ill thoughts… the list goes on. All too often…

Week 6: The size of sin

Do we consider the fact that one little white lie is all it takes to keep us from heaven?

Week 5: The size of grace.

If you could show the size of God’s grace, what would it look like?  Would it stretch from state to state or country to country?  Would every ocean combined be comparable to the size of God’s grace?  Or perhaps, if you stood it up on end and let it extend into space, until it reached…

Week 4: Obedience Before Blessing

2 Chronicles 7:14-15 (NIV) “If my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and I will forgive their sin and will heal their land. Now my eyes will be open and my ears attentive to the; prayers offered in this place.”  …