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Who Will Fight For You

Who Will Fight For You

This post was originally published on this site “Do not be afraid of them; the LORD your God himself will fight for you” Deuteronomy 3:22 We were driving our son’s quad on the trail through the forest in Northern Alberta. Wild roses, blue bells, wild strawberries and other plants blanketed the soil under the tall,…

God is Able

God is Able

This post was originally published on this site Able is the Greek word dunatos, related to dunamis, meaning ability, abundance, capability, mighty works, miraculous power, prevailing strength. “God is able” means God has the mighty power to do a miraculous work out of His abundance and strength. Romans 16:25 says God is able to establish…

Heart Fully Committed to Him

Heart Fully Committed to Him

This post was originally published on this site “The Lord’s eyes range throughout the earth to strengthen those whose hearts are fully committed to Him.”  2 Chronicles 16:9 Do you want to be a revolutionary for Christ? Do you know how to be one? When people are talking about committed service for Christ they often…

Very Little Things

Very Little Things

This post was originally published on this site “We need to trust God in the little things, and also in the VERY little things.” – George Mueller Imagine – if possible – existing before anything else did. Speaking galaxies into being. Knowing the end from the beginning. Loving those who hate and reject you. Reaching…

The Heroism of Job

The Heroism of Job

This post was originally published on this site Through seasons of suffering and loss, when things seem most dark, remember to praise my God, in spite of the circumstances. “Naked I came from my mother’s womb, naked I’ll return to the womb of the earth. God gives, God takes. God’s name be ever blessed.” Job…

Never Thirsty

Never Thirsty

This post was originally published on this site “The water that I shall give him shall be in him a well of water springing up into everlasting life.”  John 4:14 They were breaking all kinds of century-old traditions. He, the Messiah. She, an outcast from Samaria. A Jewish man and a Samaritan woman, engaging in…

Confidence

Confidence

This post was originally published on this site The blow she felt seemed even beyond God’s help.  God has a promise for those who put their trust in Him.  Shelly wasn’t quite sure how to apply her faith in God right now. She knew God was in her life. But this was just too much….

Down but Not Out

Down but Not Out

This post was originally published on this site “Trust the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding.  In all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will make straight your paths.” Proverb 3: 5 – 6 Pastor Ike witnesses a miracle every Sunday.  It happens when he stands in his…

Praise as Warfare

Praise as Warfare

This post was originally published on this site Praise is adoration of God for who He is, His person, His character, His names. It is loving God because He is God. The Bible gives more exhortations to praise than to pray, because God is altogether lovely, holy, and completely worthy of our worship. Reasons to…

Temples of the Holy Spirit

Temples of the Holy Spirit

This post was originally published on this site “Are we living a spirit-filled life every day?” “Do you not know that your bodies are temples of the Holy Spirit, who is in you, whom you have received from God?  You are not your own; you were bought at a price.  Therefore honor God with your…