God’s Glory

How do you define the word “glory”? We often interpret it to mean praise, honor and distinction as well as great beauty and splendor. All of these words are appropriate to describe our great God. But did you know that glory can also mean a ring or spot of light; Read more…

Worship = God’s Best

We live in a BEST-obsessed society. Everyone either wants the best or to be the best. Thankfully, God wants us to have the best too.   In Psalm 34:9, He says to “Worship Me if you want the best; worship opens doors to all My goodness.” Interesting, isn’t it? He Read more…

Your Purpose

When trying to discern your purpose in life, always take your cue from God. In difficult circumstances, much of the advice given by family or friends can be about rescue; about playing it safe; about being careful. People unconsciously put upon us their own fears and worries. Though well meant, Read more…

A Living Example

As followers of Jesus, we’re called to share the gospel. Some of us are really good at this and others…not so much. Maybe you’re like me and you’ve taken spiritual gifts assessments only to discover that you don’t “rank” particularly high in evangelism. Perhaps you’ve taken a class at church Read more…

Rest in God’s Promises

So often our first inclination is to go on the offensive and ready ourselves for battle when hit with challenging circumstances.  We somehow believe the more forceful we are, the faster we can push through to the other side. There’s a subtle yet powerful line in the worship song Yes Read more…

The Power of Words

Then God said, “Let there be light”, and there was light. (Genesis 1:3) Why do you suppose God chose to speak His first words out loud? It wasn’t like there was anyone on earth to hear Him. He could have just as easily brought forth light through His thoughts. Surely, Read more…

Learning God’s Voice

Have you ever asked God a question and then waited for a response? Did you receive an answer? If so, were you confident that it came from God? Or did you wonder if it was really your own thoughts, ideas and desires that were vying for attention? Maybe you even Read more…

God’s Will for You

Would you like to know God’s will for your life? Of course you would! Most of us have that yearning to know what we were created for; that path we’re called to take that will leave one person, a community or even the entire world better off because we obeyed Read more…