Post Tagged with: "faith"

  • Tweeting the Good News: Are We Distorting the Message?

    Tweeting the Good News: Are We Distorting the Message?

    Church August 3, 2012 at 11:03 am 0 comments

    “And He said to them, Go into all the world and preach and publish openly the good news (the Gospel) to every creature [of the whole human race].” – Mark 16:15 (AMP) After his death and resurrection, Jesus issued a commission to the disciples commanding them to go into all […]

  • Go – Day 3

    Go – Day 3

    Daily July 30, 2012 at 5:30 am 0 comments

    “The LORD had said to Abram, “Leave your native country, your relatives, and your father’s family, and go to the land that I will show you.” – Genesis 12:1 (NLT) Who starts out on a journey when they don’t know where they’re going? Having a destination in mind helps to […]

  • How to Get to Breakthrough

    How to Get to Breakthrough

    Inspire July 25, 2012 at 10:51 am 0 comments

    “Then Elijah said to Ahab, ‘Go and enjoy a good meal! For I hear a mighty rainstorm coming!’ So Ahab prepared a feast. But Elijah climbed to the top of Mount Carmel and fell to the ground and prayed.” – 1 Kings 18:41-42 (NLT) We’ve all been there. The place […]

  • Rain – Day 2

    Rain – Day 2

    Daily July 23, 2012 at 6:15 am 0 comments

    “Test me in this,” says the Lord Almighty, “and see if I will not throw open the floodgates of heaven and pour out so much blessing that there will not be room enough to store it.” – Malachi 3:10b (NIV) Floodgates are the conduits of the blessing of God from […]

  • Joy – Day 3

    Joy – Day 3

    Daily July 16, 2012 at 6:30 am 0 comments

    “May the God of your hope so fill you with all joy and peace in believing [through the experience of your faith] that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound and be overflowing (bubbling over) with hope.” – Romans 15:13 (AMP) One of the most challenging places […]

  • Faith – Day 1

    Faith – Day 1

    Daily June 24, 2012 at 8:54 pm 0 comments

    “Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen. For by it the elders obtained a good testimony.” – Hebrews 11:1-2 (NKJV) I know, I know . . . a predictable start to a week-long study on the word “faith.” But I find it […]

  • Faith – Day 2

    Faith – Day 2

    Daily June 24, 2012 at 8:54 pm 0 comments

    “For [if we are] in Christ Jesus, neither circumcision nor uncircumcision counts for anything, but only faith activated and energized and expressed and working through love.” – Galatians 5:6 (AMP) Paul wrote this letter to the Galatians because they were struggling. After having a salvation experience based soley on their […]

  • Faith – Day 3

    Faith – Day 3

    Daily June 24, 2012 at 8:54 pm 0 comments

     “Afterward the disciples asked Jesus privately, ‘Why couldn’t we cast out that demon?’ ‘You don’t have enough faith,’ Jesus told them. ‘I tell you the truth, if you had faith even as small as a mustard seed, you could say to this mountain, ‘Move from here to there,’ and it […]

  • Faith – Day 4

    Faith – Day 4

    Daily June 24, 2012 at 8:53 pm 0 comments

    “THEREFORE, SINCE we are justified (acquitted, declared righteous, and given a right standing with God) through faith, let us [grasp the fact that we] have [the peace of reconciliation to hold and to enjoy] peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ (the Messiah, the Anointed One).” – Romans 5:1 […]

  • Faith – Day 5

    Faith – Day 5

    Daily June 24, 2012 at 8:53 pm 0 comments

    “Dear brothers and sisters, when troubles come your way, consider it an opportunity for great joy. For you know that when your faith is tested, your endurance has a chance to grow.” – James 1:2-3 (NLT) Faith needs to be challenged in order to grow. Much like a muscle, a […]

  • Self-Planting Seeds

    Self-Planting Seeds

    Inspire June 8, 2012 at 8:16 am 0 comments

    I was reading an article today about self-planting seeds. I was under the impression all seeds were somewhat self-planting (sometimes even gravity can get that little seed deep enough under the dirt for something to happen), but this article was talking about seeds that actually drill themselves down into the […]

  • Managing Risk: Out of the Boat

    Managing Risk: Out of the Boat

    Inspire June 4, 2012 at 6:11 am 0 comments

    There are some situations in life where being purely practical just isn’t going to cut it. I know I run the risk of stirring the pot here (and that’s what the comment field below is for), but when you’ve lived a good portion of the last six years “out of […]

  • Prosper – Day 3

    Prosper – Day 3

    Daily May 3, 2012 at 10:54 am 0 comments

    “Study this Book of Instruction continually. Meditate on it day and night so you will be sure to obey everything written in it. Only then will you prosper and succeed in all you do.” – Joshua 1:8 What a powerful passage of scripture! The mantle for leading the Israelites into […]

  • Prosper – Day 5

    Prosper – Day 5

    Daily May 3, 2012 at 10:51 am 0 comments

    “The generous will prosper; those who refresh others will themselves be refreshed.” – Proverbs 11:25 Giving is the key to receiving. Jesus said, “Give, and you will receive. Your gift will return to you in full—pressed down, shaken together to make room for more, running over, and poured into your […]

  • Resurrected By A Word

    Resurrected By A Word

    Inspire, Money April 3, 2011 at 10:11 pm 0 comments

      Then Jesus shouted, “Lazarus, come out!” And Lazarus came out, bound in graveclothes, his face wrapped in a headcloth. Jesus told them, “Unwrap him and let him go!”   (John 11:43-44) The Bible contains a number of stories about people being raised from the dead. The Old Testament speaks of […]

  • The Power of Agreement

    The Power of Agreement

    Inspire, Relationships March 2, 2011 at 6:11 pm 1 comment

    “I also tell you this: If two of you agree down here on earth concerning anything you ask, my Father in heaven will do it for you. For where two or three gather together because they are mine, I am there among them.”   (Matthew 18:19-20) There is power in agreement. […]