Psalm 20

“May the Lord answer you in times of trouble. May the God of Jacob protect you. May he send you help from his Temple and support you from Mount Zion. May he remember all your offerings and accept all your sacrifices. Selah May he give you what you want and make all your plans succeed,…

Small Beginnings- 1 Chron. 16

The covenant which He made with Abraham, And His oath to Isaac, And confirmed it to Jacob for a statute, To Israel for an everlasting covenant, Saying, “To you I will give the land of Canaan As the allotment of your inheritance,” When you were few in number, Indeed very few, and strangers in it.…

Humility- Acts 18

“Now a Jew named Apollos, a native of Alexandria, came to Ephesus. He was an eloquent man, competent in the Scriptures. He had been instructed in the way of the Lord. And being fervent in spirit, he spoke and taught accurately the things concerning Jesus, though he knew only the baptism of John. He began…

The Fickle Crowd – Acts 14

Now when the people saw what Paul had done, they raised their voices, saying in the Lycaonian language, “The gods have come down to us in the likeness of men!” And Barnabas they called Zeus, and Paul, Hermes, because he was the chief speaker. Then the priest of Zeus, whose temple was in front of…

Is it personal?

Seth Godin is one of my favorite bloggers. You should subscribe, especially if you need someone in your life to inspire out-of-the-box thinking. This morning’s blog was particularly interesting, and here it is: How else are you supposed to take it? “Don’t take it personally.” This is tough advice. Am I supposed to take it…

Follow The Leader-Joshua 11

As the Lord had commanded Moses his servant, so Moses commanded Joshua, and so Joshua did. He left nothing undone of all that the Lord had commanded Moses. Joshua 11:15 The Church, as well as our nation, our corporations, and organizations of all kinds are experiencing serious leadership issues. Here are some observations: 1. God’s…