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…

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…

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.”  …

Week 3: Strengthen Me Just Once More

Judges 13:1-5 Again the Israelites did evil in the eyes of the Lord, so the Lord delivered them into the hands of the Philistines for forty years. 2 A certain man of Zorah, named Manoah, from the clan of the Danites, had a wife who was childless, unable to give birth. 3 The angel of the Lord appeared to her and said, “You are barren and childless,…

Week 2: The Death Zone.

Only a few brave souls have attempted this great feat.  Some 800 people attempt the climb to the top of Mt. Everest each year.  The life-long goal of many experienced climbers, and some non-experienced, is to make it to the summit of Everest.  In the entire history of the world, only 8,306 people have made…