I bet you’re thinking, “the star!” Well, not exactly. The wise men actually asked the Jews where they would find the place where the King of the Jews was to be born. The answer was simple for the Jewish people: Bethlehem. The wise men were told to bring their gifts to Bethlehem because the ancient … Read more
Have you ever wondered how a gymnast stays on the balance beam? She keeps her eyes on one spot at the end of the beam. Not down. Not around. Not even where her foot is supposed to land. Her eyes must stay glued to the end of the beam. Every action relies on this determined … Read more
Get ready . . . get set . . . it happens on Monday ONLY! Moody Publishers is hosting the annual Book Lover’s Day Sale on moodypublishers.com this Monday 8/9. My prayer is that these books will greatly bless you (or someone you know) in your walk with God. His Last Words is a study of the final teaching … Read more
Has this past year left you starving? Your mind depleted, your heart fragile, and your soul weary? You are not alone. Join us for Nourish, a FREE online Bible Study Summit and be refreshed, strengthened, and filled. The best part? You can join us from wherever you find yourself! From July 26-30, 2021 you will … Read more
Have you heard the Bible verses that say something about being in the shadow of God’s wings or under His feathers you’ll find refuge? I’ve always wondered exactly how being in a shadow or covered in feathers is going to protect me from harm. I guess a shadow could protect me from a sunburn, but … Read more
Thanks for being part of my community of believers who are seeking outrageous joy from a deep relationship with God! You can study the final teaching and prayer of Jesus just before He went to the cross for 30% off right now from Moody Publishers. Click here to take advantage of this sale.
It’s “birthday weekend” at our house. We will celebrate the blessing of time. Ethan into his teenage years and Devin into his “fourth quarter.” Balloons will be blown up, candles will be blown out, but may we never forget the blessing of time. Time to treasure, love, and listen. Time to talk, make memories, and … Read more
Bragging is bad. Boasting is annoying. Yet, several times in the Bible, God tells us to boast. What does God tell us to boast about? Him, of course. But, also we are told to boast about knowing Him: “Thus says the Lord, ‘Let not a wise man boast of his wisdom, and let not the … Read more
“Year after year, observe your feasts on schedule” (Isaiah 29:1). Taken out of context, this verse may seem to emphasize our organized worship of God. In context, however, you will understand how angry God is with His children’s plodding, insincere religious activities. Woe to the people, Isaiah the prophet warned. Lamenting, mourning, and destruction were … Read more
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