Flee As A Bird

Scripture In the Lord I take refuge; how can you say to me, “Flee like a bird to the mountains.” ~Psalm 11:1, NRSV Quote Never mind your happiness, do your duty. ~Peter Drucker David’s life was threatened more than once. He was a wanted man for almost ten years as he fled from Saul and…

No God!

Scripture Fools say in their hearts, “There is no God.” They are corrupt, they do abominable deeds; there is no one who does good. ~Psalm 14:1, NRSV Quote Sin is always folly and the height of folly is atheism. ~Charles H. Spurgeon The Hebrew wordʼayin is translated into three English words “there is no.” Ayin means…

Boasting In Weakness

Scripture “My grace is all you need. My power works best in weakness.” So now I am glad to boast about my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ can work through me.” ~2 Corinthians 12:9, NLT Quote “Consciousness of our infirmities drives us out of ourselves to Him in whom our strength lies.” ~Richard…

The Bible and Prophecy

Scripture Everything will happen that is written in this book. ~Jeremiah 25:13, NIRV Quote History is the unrolled scroll of prophecy. ~James A. Garfield The bible is God’s inspired word; it is the very breath of God. The Koran is a human document. I don’t know if there is prophecy in the Koran or not,…

Gifts And Service

Scripture God has given each of you a gift from His great variety of spiritual gifts. Use them well to serve one another. ~I Peter 4:10, NLT Quote We find who we are in Christ, and we live out that identity through our interaction with other believers. ~Matt Brown I was reading Matthew 4 yesterday…

The Men Of Jabesh Gilead

Scripture But when the people of Jabesh-gilead heard what the Philistines had done to Saul, all their mighty warriors traveled through the night to Beth-shan and took the bodies of Saul and his sons down from the wall. They brought them to Jabesh, where they…buried their bodies under a tamarisk tree. ~I Samuel 31:11-12, NLT…

Update

I am in the process of moving to my new study and I have not had time to do a blog. Plus, my resources have been in two places and I hope to get them to one tomorrow. We are getting it done piece by piece, little by little. We got our computer set up…

Visions

Scripture ‘In the last days, God says, I will pour out my Holy Spirit on all people. Your sons and daughters will prophesy. Your young men will see visions. Your old men will have dreams. ~Acts 2:17, NIrV Quote There is a thin line that separates laughter from pain, comedy from tragedy, and humor from…

Bring A Gift

Scripture Each of you must bring a gift. Give to the LORD your God, just as He has given to you. ~Deuteronomy 16:17, NIRV Quote JOY doesn’t simply happen to us. We have to choose JOY and keep on choosing it everyday. ~Henri Nouwen Naomi and Ruth had the same circumstances but totally different attitudes. It…

Nourish Your Faith

Scripture Barnabas was a good man, full of the Holy Spirit and strong in faith. And many people were brought to the Lord. ~Acts 11:24, NLT Quote “Feed your faith, starve your doubts.” ~Adrian Rogers How do we develop a “Strong Faith” like Barnabas? How does an athlete develop strong muscles. You have to work out,…