Rebuilding Our Walls

“So on October 2 the wall was finished—just fifty-two days after we had begun.” – Nehemiah 6:15.    After Hurricane Michael, many homeowners were faced with the decision to rebuild or start from scratch. Rebuilds are generally much bigger projects so starting over would often be the most economical choice. But sometimes starting over is…

Giving Up Or Giving In

“ So let’s not get tired of doing what is good. At just the right time we will reap a harvest of blessing if we don’t give up. 10 Therefore, whenever we have the opportunity, we should do good to everyone—especially to those in the family of faith.” – Galatians 6:9-10. Have you ever felt like calling it…

In The Presence Of God

“Come close to God, and God will come close to you….” – James 4:8.   Imagine the scene that was about to unfold. Exodus 19 tells us about the largest worship gathering that ever took place. Some 6 million people have met in the desert to worship God. They are camped at the base of…

With Reverence And Holy Fear

“Since we are receiving a Kingdom that is unshakable, let us be thankful and please God by worshiping him with holy fear and awe. For our God is a devouring fire.” – Hebrews 12:28-29.  Sometimes things change in our lives when we don’t really see the change happening. Things that were an exciting part of…