Monthly Archives: October 2011

Finding God’s Will for Ministry

Few things challenge me more than waiting in faith for God’s clear direction while a dozen of my own ideas beg pursuit. How very difficult it is to wait for anything in our “get it now” nano-second society! Especially when we know exactly what we want to do and possess all the tools needed to accomplish it. And yet, our personal, intimate God promises to supply clear, customized guidance to meet our particular need when we ask for it… and then are willing to wait to receive it.  So I continue to wait, pray and scour scripture poised for His bugle call to lead me out, up and into His plan for the ministry with which He’s entrusted me. And amidst all the praying, pondering, weighing the merits of this project over … Continue reading

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Meet Your Creator

  “In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth…Now the earth was formless and empty, darkness was over the surface of the deep, and the Spirit of God was hovering over the waters…” Genesis 1:1-2     “In the beginning God created…” Oh, the volumes that can be written from the grand opening of scripture! The precision and power of the words through which God introduces himself to us is no accident. Through this simple declaration, He steps onto the pages of space and time as the self existent One who was before “the beginning.” As the creator of all things He Himself was not created. Indeed, as the transcendent One above and beyond the finite universe He unveils His majestic supremacy, summing it up; “God created.” He … Continue reading

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