Fear Factor

“Elijah was afraid and fled for his life. He went to Beersheba, a town in Judah, and he left his servant there. Then he went on alone into the wilderness, traveling all day. He sat down under a solitary broom tree and prayed that he might die. “I have had enough, Lord,” he said. “Take…

Wilderness Walks

“For the people of Israel belong to the Lord; Jacob is his special possession.He found them in a desert land, in an empty, howling wasteland. He surrounded them and watched over them; he guarded them as he would guard his own eyes.” – Deuteronomy 32:9-10 In the TV series Alone,10 people try to survive a harsh, unforgiving…

A Question Of Fairness

“He will judge the world with justice and rule the nations with fairness.” – Psalm 9:8. “It’s not fair.” We have all said those words at one time or another. At the core, those words reveal our expectations. We want something to go a certain way and believe it should. We have expectations of God…

Peaks and Valleys

“We’ve got some difficult days ahead. But it really doesn’t matter with me now, because I’ve been to the mountaintop. And I don’t mind. Like anybody, I would like to live a long life; longevity has it’s place. But I’m not concerned about that now. I just want to do God’s will. And He’s allowed…