You are a person of faith. You would have to work very diligently to make that part of your nature inactive. The question – the challenge – is whether you will apply your faith optimistically or pessimistically. Will you have greater faith that your life will suffer decay and theft and destruction, or that the
Soldiers are trained to kill invaders and oppressors. Police are trained to maintain peace and protect citizens. Evangelists are trained to lay down their lives to make good news about salvation known to unbelievers. All three activities are potential assignments that the King of Heaven and Earth might give to any of His servants. Knowing
As more believers learn to walk in the work they are ordained to, I believe that the unified obedience to the King in that picture can bring forth the power to change cities. Even cities that look like Sodom or Sidon. Matthew 11:20-24 We will be doing greater works than Jesus did. Some of that
And we have come to know and to believe the love that God has for us. God is love, and the one who remains in love remains in God, and God remains in him. In this, love is perfected with us so that we may have confidence in the day of judgment; for we are
Many times in the Holy Book, a writer described the path to a place of wonder. If you want more grace, find the path in James 4:6-10. If you want to be perfect, find the path in James 1. If you want provision, find the path in Matthew 6:25-34. If you want to find fellowship
When things are going wrong by earthly standards, it is time to take account of them from an eternal standard. When we seem to be losing, it is time to ask Jesus if He is losing. I would expect Him to always have the same answer. When Judas was at the table with Jesus and
Finding a burden can lead you to powerful prayer. Praying with the burden can lead you to effective prayer, because you are asking Yahweh to do what He wants done. Finding yourself as the answer to your prayer is discovering your calling – the matching of a yoke to the burden you have already accepted.
It is true that when we seek first His Kingdom and His righteousness, we will find all provision. It is not true that we will be free from conflict or accusation or assault. It is through hardships that we must enter the Kingdom. Be awesome. Romans 5:1-5 John 16:33 Acts 14:21-22