Monthly Archives: April 2013

What Will God Create in Your Life?

This is a re-post of something I wrote several years back that really resonates at this point in my life. I pray God encourages you, as well.   “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 . . .” The precision and power of the words through which God introduces himself to us is no accident. Through this simple declaration, God 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, … Continue reading

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Getting A Grip In An Out of Control World

We live in a radically changing world and sometimes it scares me. Take our nation for instance: it use to be revered–feared–but that’s changing. Hijacked planes, murdered diplomats, city streets transformed into death traps–all in broad daylight. The world seems to careen out of control and we wonder, “What does tomorrow hold for us–for our children? No force on earth has the power to secure complete safety and peace, but there is a heavenly Being that can. Nations rage, rulers scramble, but God reigns supreme–unchallenged by the schemes of man or the mechanisms of evil. So for those who acknowledge this God, and bow to His righteous Son, the future holds profound hope: Hope that good will trump evil–and justice will prevail. “The Lord reigns forever; he has established his throne for judgment. 8 He … Continue reading

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Time: The One Ring That Rules Them All

Ministry projects vs. spending time with people. Which do you choose? Continue reading

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