What’s In A Name?

We see that God appears to Abram and says, “I am God Almighty, El Shaddai”, as He affirms His covenant with him. What does that mean? God Almighty? What is the depth and breadth of this might? We also see that God Himself later asks him, “Is anything too hard for the Lord”? We knowContinue reading “What’s In A Name?”

Where Does Our Power Come From?

I saw this post this morning. with some comments about positive energy and sparking power in others. All to be used for our joys and our goals. How sweet – right? So where does true power come from? Not from us. If we believe that then we are deceiving ourselves and others. Ephesians 3: 20-21NowContinue reading “Where Does Our Power Come From?”

God’s Plan is at Work – He Hears Our Prayers – It’s a Time of Trusting and Waiting!

How is God’s plan working today?  Sometimes it’s easy to wonder in all this evil and chaos that we are experiencing.   Especially since we know that God is a God of order.  We can see that for ourselves just through God’s creation of the heavens and earth and everything in it.  For God created everythingContinue reading “God’s Plan is at Work – He Hears Our Prayers – It’s a Time of Trusting and Waiting!”

God is Sovereign – Take Refuge in Him!

We can take comfort in God’s word here in Isaiah.  God is Sovereign!  Knowing this we can be courageous and take refuge in him! “No weapon that is formed against thee shall prosper; and every tongue that shall rise against thee in judgment thou shalt condemn. This is the heritage of the servants of theContinue reading “God is Sovereign – Take Refuge in Him!”

Finding Purpose in the Psalms

Am I the only one that has gone through a large portion of my life and not realized the purpose in the provision of the psalms in the bible?  Of course I have one or two psalms that I learned as a child that are special to me.   For example, Psalm 23 which is soContinue reading “Finding Purpose in the Psalms”

Boost Your Immune System

This is such a crazy chaotic time for all of us to say the least.  It’s difficult to absorb the implications of this COVID-19 Coronavirus, the immediate changes with the social distancing, isolating ourselves and our beloved seniors, school closings, restaurant closings, impact to small businesses, people without work, getting food to the elderly, theContinue reading “Boost Your Immune System”

Seeking Intimacy With God Through Fasting!

Seeking Intimacy with God – The Straight Path What did this last season in your life look like for you?  Was it full of fun-filled memories with family and friends, exciting, painless, and profitable?  Or was it drab, painful, fearful, and difficult? Were there money concerns, health concerns, employment hardships, broken relationships, loneliness or evenContinue reading “Seeking Intimacy With God Through Fasting!”