Anchor His Words to Your Soul

Anchor His Words to Your Soul

Fix these words of mine in your hearts and minds; tie them as symbols on your hands and bind them on your foreheads. Teach them to your children, talking about them when you sit at home and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you get up. -Deuteronomy 11:18-19 The Lord does … Continue reading

Let the Cleansing Fire Burn

Let the Cleansing Fire Burn

I seek you with all my heart; do not let me stray from your commands. I have hidden your word in my heart that I might not sin against you. Praise be to you, LORD; teach me your decrees.  – Psalm 119:10-12 I hope you are able to be as honest with yourself about the condition of … Continue reading

He’s Not Feeling Wishy-Washy

He’s Not Feeling Wishy-Washy

All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the servant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work. – 2 Timothy 3:16-17 I can’t imagine that this verse is too popular these days; it’s probably never been much of a hit. All scripture is God-breathed. All … Continue reading

Set The Example For Our World

Set The Example For Our World

The king’s command was so urgent and the furnace so hot that the flames of the fire killed the soldiers who took up Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego, and these three men, firmly tied, fell into the blazing furnace. Then King Nebuchadnezzar leaped to his feet in amazement and asked his advisers, “Weren’t there three men that we … Continue reading

An Accidental Right-Hand Turn

An Accidental Right-Hand Turn

The tricky part about having God author an instruction manual for our lives is that He does expect us to obey every bit. That includes the difficult parts like trust. When was the last time you actually had to “trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding?” In … Continue reading