Job 2:10 NKJV If you could ask God one question and be guaranteed an answer, what would you ask? When pollster George Barna asked this question in a national survey, the primary response was: "Why is there pain and suffering in the world?" The short answer is: Christ's first coming was to save us from … Continue reading Where is God when it hurts?
"The characteristics of true love are long-suffering, kind, not envious or easily angered or resentful, the sort of love we should have one to another is one that is not easily provoked." Bible Study Reading: 1 Sam 1 What we’re going to do is to look at two women in the Bible, Hannah and Mary, … Continue reading Hannah & Mary
Lysa Terkeurst “And he said to me, ‘This water flows toward the eastern region and goes down into the Arabah, and enters the sea; when the water flows into the sea, the water will become fresh.’” Ezekiel 47:8-9 (ESV) Trauma has a way of making us lose hope. We start to doubt God could ever … Continue reading What Makes Faith Fall Apart
And He has given us this command: Whoever loves God must also love his brother. (1 John 4:21) Thoughts on Today's Verse... Some things are very simple. We can't love God and refuse to love each other. This is not hard to understand. On the other hand, some of our kinfolks in the Lord are … Continue reading Love they Neighbour
"but if you look to the northern kingdom, there was a man who had been on the throne of Israel for 3 years who had taken to himself a Sidonian as a wife, and introduced the abhorrent worship of Baal to the land. His name as we know was Ahab." BibleStudy In Jehoshaphat we have … Continue reading King Jehoshaphat
"But Jonah didn’t argue. He didn’t try to talk God out of it. He didn’t even attempt a compromise. He just fled." Bible Study Jonah, rather than being a book of prophecy, is more of a book of history. The only real prophecy in this book is the prophecy that in ‘forty days the city … Continue reading Jonah: Prayers and Answers
"I held that simple note with one Bible verse scribbled on the front as the tears of honest need streamed down my cheeks. My stiff knees bent. And a whispered, “Yes, God,” changed the course of my life." Lysa Terkeurst “Then Peter said, ‘Silver or gold I do not have, but what I do have … Continue reading The Scribbled Truth that Changed my Life
Y-N: “If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land.” (2 Chronicles 7:14) Medical Professionals Begin Day with Rooftop Prayer for God’s ‘Guidance and … Continue reading The power of faith on full display.