Most people don't love to change. We get comfortable no matter how bad things may seem.
James 5:13-20 Many people call the pastor to pray for every concern on their hearts, and we are to call on the elders when it's serious. However, I have heard a pastor say that he was in a church where the bowling team called him and asked why he hadn't come to pray for … Continue reading All Believers Have Power in Prayer (James 5:13-20)
James 5:7-11 I appreciate James' words in this passage about being patient. I think we all need the reminder to be patient from time to time. James uses the example of farmers, and I snicker. I once had a farmer tell me, "We farmers only work about six weeks a year. three weeks of … Continue reading Patient Trust in Life’s Stress (James 5:7-11)
Lamentations 3:24-26 (NIV) 24 I say to myself, "The LORD is my portion; therefore I will wait for him." 25 The LORD is good to those whose hope is in him, to the one who seeks him; 26 it is good to wait quietly for the salvation of the LORD. "Wait just … Continue reading Waiting Times in the Lord