Monthly Archives: June 2022

Messy Growth

The church in the book of Acts was growing in numbers, in faith, and in problems. Sometimes when we think of the church in Acts we forget that growth is often a difficult and messy process. Continue reading

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I’ve Got a Better Idea

Often the answer to our prayers requires an act of obedience. The miracle we seek depends on following through on the revealed will of God. Continue reading

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God’s Abundant Supply

The widow found herself in a desperate place.  Unable to pay her debts, her children were about to be taken into slavery. God saw the need and sent his prophet Elisha. God intended to work in such a way that His power and provision would magnify his goodness (as he so often does). Continue reading

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Bumps in the Road

The narrow road of life in Christ can be a bumpy road sometimes. But even then, we can find joy in Christ. Continue reading

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Inquire of the Lord

Seek the LORD and his counsel. When he speaks, listen, even if it is not what you want to hear. Continue reading

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Becoming Like the One You Worship

The Psalmist suggests that we become like the one we worship. Continue reading

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Surprise!

God answers prayer. Pray fervently and expectantly. And don’t be too surprised when the answer you are seeking comes knocking at the door. Continue reading

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The God Who Answers

His bold faith brought him to a dangerous place.  Elijah took on King Ahab and the prophets of Baal. Continue reading

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Always Enough

God has revealed himself in scripture as “The Lord our Provider.” The story of Elijah is a reminder of how God is able to provide in extraordinary ways. Continue reading

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Unity Brings Blessing

It is the heart of the Father for his people: Unity. It was expressed powerfully through Jesus’ prayer that his people may be one. Continue reading

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