We are not transformed by the patterns of this world. We give a constant ‘no’ to the world every time we take time to what the world would call nothing.
When you go into the secret place, you are hidden. You are actually hidden from evil in the tabernacle of the Lord. We must go into that secret place.
It’s in the secret place that we were made. From conception to birth, it’s all a parable of our relationship with God. The secret place gives us life.
From the beginning, the heart of God has been to dwell with man, and He created a secret place in the garden. He created that place for us to be with Him.
In my efforts to not manipulate God, I hinder my prayers by limiting them to things I feel are reasonable. I create my own lid to what God may do for me.
People lose faith when God leads us differently than we expected. We are called to pursue the word of God in every situation. This leads to radical faith.
She could have let this disappointment ruin her whole day, but she didn’t. She was great. This is what I learned from my 8 year old’s birthday.
Prayers to build your hope is standing in faith for the things God has promised while circumstances tell us He has forgotten all about us.
The work we are doing will continue, but we need to celebrate what God has done for us so we will not overwhelm ourselves about what still needs to happen.
Fear tries to get us to focus on the potential of future problems. In order to break its hold we need to focus elsewhere. This is a way to overcome fear.
God wants to speak to us, and we somehow miss what He is saying. Here are four common hinderances to hearing God speak that never seem to get discussed.
If you’re feeling distant from the Lord, worship out loud. Tell yourself, I don’t care how I feel, I’ll choose to turn my heart toward the One I love.