On Fridays at the International House of Prayer in Kansas City, Mike Bickle recently began a series on the Bridegroom/Bride message throughout the Bible concerning us and Jesus. I have been tuning in to their online stream during this series as I seek to stay faithful to the assignments God has given me as an … Continue reading The Bride of Christ: Growing in Intimacy with God
How often do we search our hearts with the help of the Holy Spirit, seeking to know why we do what we do? Take the time, ask Him to shine the Light of His refining torch into your soul. The things we do, do we do them to fulfill a need within us or because … Continue reading Why Do We Do What We Do
Father God has given us each a free will. He has given us a beautiful choice to show love and honor to Him and others. Most often, we think we do this pretty well. Nonetheless, our hearts still contain impurities revealing self-focus and unhealed wounds.
The journey of renewing our minds is a process. It doesn't occur in a moment or two. It takes consistent, season-after-season moments with Jesus. Nonetheless, it is one of the most beautiful parts of our journey with Him. Spending time renewing our minds in God's Word helps us grow in faith, hope and love. As … Continue reading Renewing Your Mind in God’s Word
If you are experiencing difficulties or challenges, know God sees you. Know His heart is for you. He answers when you cry out to Him. Don't be afraid to call upon Him in your time of need. The Lord is able to lead us by His Spirit far better than any human being. He is … Continue reading Comfort in the Trials