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How Weary Are You?
Some of us haven't felt this weary in a long time. We came into Covid weary. And now, well now, we can't seem to find the energy to put one foot in front of the other. But this is not our inheritance. So, what might be at the real root of your weariness?
Do You Feel Like You’re Living in the Inbetween?
Sometimes we can feel stuck in the "in-between". But often it is the "in-between" moments in life that equip us for the promised places in our life. Because it takes a great deal of maturity to handle our promised lands. So, what if instead of cursing the "in-between" you used it as the preparation ground to be ready when your promise arrives.
Why are you alive now? Here?
Why are you alive now? Here? Could it really be ordained that you were born when you were? Live where you do? Could it be that God has a specific plan right where you are planted? It's a question worth asking in this unprecedented moment of time.
Can Anyone Really Heal this Mess?
Sometimes you think things might be a little messy. Other times you have no doubt. We are living in one of those moments. In the searching for answers, there is an answer. Take a few moments to listen to the answer that can take every messy place in your life and turn it into the greatest miracle you've ever encountered. Isaiah 61:1-6 (MSG)
Justice and Jesus
Justice and Jesus Have you ever considered that justice your heart desires is holy? In fact, God is just. It is his character. So, of course it would be in us because we are made in his image. But the danger is when we separate justice from Jesus which is what the world is trying to do today.
Pushing Past the Fear
Pushing Past the Fear What is fear robbing from you in this season? What place of faith may God be inviting you into? It might not make sense in the natural, but that's okay, because He's a supernatural God. 2 Timothy 1:7 (NKJV) For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind. Proverb 19:23 (MSG) Fear-of-God is life itself, a full life, and serene—no nasty surprises.
The Devil is Real
Often the mere word "devil" sounds like the plot to a movie. Oh if that were only true. But as real as this earth is, so are is the demonic enemy who roams around on it looking for a heart to devour. Let's consider some ways to stop this enemy of our hearts and lives. God has given us everything we need to do just that.
Are We Watching the Signs of the End Times?
Are We Watching the Signs of the End Times? Are We Watching the Signs of the End Times? Scripture tells us "When these things begin to take place, stand up and lift up your heads, because your redemption is drawing near." But what are "these things?" Could we actually be witnessing the events prior to the return of Jesus? Every generation has thought they would be the ones who would see the return of Jesus. But has any generation seen what we are seeing now?
Who is Your Enemy?
Who is Your Enemy? The enemy of our hearts, Satan himself, has been a master at convincing us our battles in this life are against people. As long as we believe that lie we will live defeated in from our marriages to our main streets. We need a different perspective today on the war we are in and the enemy behind it. (more…)