Refine Us God

“In the same way that gold and silver are refined by fire, the Lord purifies your heart by the tests and trials of life.” – Proverbs 17:3 Different metals purify at different temperatures. As a result, artisans working with gold or silver need to be careful to get the temperature just right, so that they…

Living Stones

“So keep coming to him who is the Living Stone—though he was rejected and discarded by men but chosen by God and is priceless in God’s sight. Come and be his “living stones”who are continually being assembled into a sanctuary for God. For now you serve as holy priests, offering up spiritual sacrifices that he readily accepts through…

God Has No Favorites

“Peter said, “Now I know for certain that God doesn’t show favoritism with people but treats everyone on the same basis. It makes no difference what race of people one belongs to. If they show deep reverence for God, and are committed to doing what’s right, they are acceptable before him.” — Acts 10:34-35 (TPT).  …

The Theology Of Race

“And they sang a new song with these words: “You are worthy to take the scroll and break its seals and open it. For you were slaughtered, and your blood has ransomed people for God from every tribe and language and people and nation.” – Revelation 5:9.   In America, the topic of race is…

In A Cave With God Most High

“I cry out to God Most High, to God who fulfills his purpose for me”  – Psalm 57:2.   Hurricane Michael. The Coronavirus. Unemployment. Racial divides. You would have to live in a cave to be insulated from all the trying and difficult challenges we face in the world today. That is exactly what David did. …