Faith in Waiting


Hebrews 11:9 (NIV) 9 By faith he made his home in the promised land like a stranger in a foreign country; he lived in tents, as did Isaac and Jacob, who were heirs with him of the same promise. Imagine getting a promise of a new house or a new car, and then being told … Continue reading Faith in Waiting

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Big Picture Faith


Hebrews 11:8 (NIV) " By faith Abraham, when called to go to a place he would later receive as his inheritance, obeyed and went, even though he did not know where he was going." I am sure that if you ask most wives they would say most men like to go places that the "don't … Continue reading Big Picture Faith

Disturb us Lord, For Sometimes We Need It


In 1577, Francis Drake set out on behalf of England.  History reminds us that England and Spain were at odds, and leading into war.  Drake like many others became a sea captain, who attacked the Spanish Main, to give the gold to the coffers of England.  It was part of the overall military strategy of … Continue reading Disturb us Lord, For Sometimes We Need It

Continue in Christ


1 John 2:24-291 John 2:28 (NIV) 28 And now, dear children, continue in him, so that when he appears we may be confident and unashamed before him at his coming.Continue in Him. This is John's message of hope to us all. Life can seem hard, and near impossible at times. It may seem in our … Continue reading Continue in Christ

The God of Perfect Answers


(James 1.16-18) We sing the chorus "God Is So Good," and praise Him saying 'He's so good to me.'.  Yet, when situations to come into our lives that are hard, we don't often find ourselves saying 'praise God for this trial.'  Sometimes we pray to God to get the job we just know is right for us, but it doesn't come.  … Continue reading The God of Perfect Answers