When Faith And Fear Collide

“ Faith prompted the parents of Moses at his birth to hide him for three months, because they realized their child was exceptional and they refused to be afraid of the king’s edict.” –  Hebrews 11:23 (TPT).  There is a story in the Bible that illustrates the intersection of fear and faith. Could there be anything that…

Face Your Fears With Fear

“I have never known more than fifteen minutes of anxiety or fear. Whenever I feel fearful emotions overtaking me, I just close my eyes and thank God that He is still on the throne reigning over everything, and I take comfort in His control over all the affairs of my life.”-  John Wesley. The benefits…

Reality Check

“Lower your expectations of earth. This isn’t heaven, so don’t expect it to be.” – Max Lucado. For some unexplainable reason, getting a driver’s license or passport photo is one of life’s traumatic experiences; one that stays vivid in the psyche long after the photo was taken. You know the drill. You stand in front…

The Gift Of Discernment

“And it is my prayer that your love may abound more and more, with knowledge and all discernment, so that you may approve what is excellent, and so be pure and blameless for the day of Christ,” – Philippians 1:9-10 (ESV).    Discernment is a word that is not used very often these days. But that does not mean it…