“Jesus, the Author” by Karen Gordon Hemmes. Don’t you love a great story? The best stories – at least to me – have a fair maiden, a swashbuckling hero, and, of course, an evil villain. What makes it interesting? It’s
Mark Batterson is one of my favorite authors. As I recently read a chapter of his entitled “Guaranteed Uncertainty” (from his book In a Pit with a Lion on a Snowy Day), I was challenged and encouraged. He opened the
“In God is my salvation and my glory: the rock of my strength, and my refuge, is in God.” Psalm 62:7 Every time we go on vacation to the mountains, we eagerly see that the mountains are still there –
One of my favorite hymns is “Tis So Sweet to Trust in Jesus.” I want to encourage someone today to keep trusting. Turn it over to Jesus. It is so hard, when we are going through something, to relinquish control.
“On the evening of that day, the first day of the week, the doors being locked where the disciples were for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood among them and said to them, ‘Peace be with you.’” (John
In the opinion of many, of the many spiritual disciplines nothing is more important than prayer. Nothing will quite impact our spiritual development like a well-developed prayer life. However, prayer has sadly become one of the most neglected of disciplines
There is something about human nature that does not like the falling rain or any element of nature to forcefully pound down upon us. However, if we venture out into a rainstorm, hail, or snow without something to protect us,
Straining to see out my bedroom window in the middle of the night, all I could pray was, “I’m trusting You, I’m trusting You, Lord!” Frozen, I stood there watching the intense actions of the men outside my ten-foot-locked gate.