The Power In Powerlessness

“Although he was crucified in weakness, he now lives by the power of God. We, too, are weak, just as Christ was, but when we deal with you we will be alive with him and will have God’s power.” – 2 Corinthians 13:4 We live in a culture that admires and promotes the powerful. The…

Heaven Help Me

This High Priest of ours understands our weaknesses, for he faced all of the same testings we do, yet he did not sin. So let us come boldly to the throne of our gracious God. There we will receive his mercy, and we will find grace to help us when we need it most.” –…

Jumping Jehoshaphat

““O our God . . .We do not know what to do, but our eyes are on you.” —2 Chronicles 20:12 Have you ever heard the phrase “Jumping Jehoshaphat?” If so, have you ever wondered where that came from. I’m still wondering. The Bible does not provide the answer, but I can’t help thinking that…

At The Movies

“God gave these four young men an unusual aptitude for understanding every aspect of literature and wisdom. And God gave Daniel the special ability to interpret the meanings of visions and dreams. When the training period ordered by the king was completed, the chief of staff brought all the young men to King Nebuchadnezzar. The…