The Plague of His Own Heart

1 Kings 8:38  "whatever prayer, whatever supplication is made by anyone, or by all Your people Israel, when each one knows the plague of his own heart, and spreads out…
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The Rich Man and Me

Yesterday I was thinking about Mark 10:17 - the rich man who was being challenged to sell all.  This man sacrificed being with the Lord Jesus for the sake of…
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The Burning Bush

Read Exodus 3:2,3. Is it possible to burn for The Lord in such a way that one is not consumed?   This would necessitate that The Lord provide the energy, that…
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WHAT DO YOU WANT… A MEDAL?

When I was growing up, if someone would boast of some small victory, we might bring them down to size with the remark; "What do you want... a medal?"  It…
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Our Identity and Source of Life

We live in a world where the pressures around cause us to feel that we "just need so much".  We need to have whiter teeth so that the evening will…
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Desiring Honor from People Affects our Faith

We want to be people of strong faith for we know that through faith great things are done (see Hebrews 11), but do we realize how much our faith is…
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Transferring from the Father to Jesus to Us

Read through John 5:19, 20  and then read through John 15:1-16 Note the comparisons: John 5:19 - the Son can do nothing of Himself but does what the Father is…
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Personal Thoughts From a Shallow Pastor

I have been challenged, I think by God, to share some of the devotional thoughts that speak to me and come to me as I do my daily devotions.  Over…
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Making Good Decisions

John 5:30 ... my judgment is just, because I seek not my own will but the will of him who sent me. It is Interesting how Jesus claimed his ability…
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Waiting for the Moving of the Water

John 5:2 Now there is in Jerusalem by the Sheep Gate a pool, which is called in Hebrew, Bethesda, having five porches. 3 In these lay a great multitude of…
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