Are You Ready? • Proverbs 3:19

Are You Ready? • Proverbs 3:19

God does not guess what is best for our lives. God does not procrastinate when He is preparing us for His work and His will. God is prepared even when we are not. In Proverbs 3:19, it tells us that God founded the earth and established the heavens. Can you imagine the planning, wisdom, understanding, […]

The Face of an Angel • Acts 6:15

The Face of an Angel • Acts 6:15

Every time we see the appearance of an angel in the Bible, it’s associated with fear of the heavenly messenger. They often had to reassure the person they were speaking to, telling them to not be afraid. (Luke 1:30, Luke 2:9) The angelic beings that Ezekiel saw were hybrid creatures with four faces, more like […]

Counsel & Wisdom • Daniel 2:14

Counsel & Wisdom • Daniel 2:14

As I read through the book of Daniel, I’m struck by the wisdom with which Daniel carefully navigates the intricacies of the social cues and bureaucracy of a foreign culture and government- in some cases, while pressured with the potential loss of his own life! It says in Daniel 2:14 that Daniel spoke to the […]

Being with Jesus • Acts 4:13

Being with Jesus • Acts 4:13

“When they saw the boldness of Peter and John, and perceived that they were unlearned and ignorant men, they marveled…that they had been with Jesus.”  When was the last time I spent time with Jesus? When was the last time someone noticed it? We gain so much in relationships when we’re in constant communication with […]

Speak Lord! • 1 Samuel 3:9

Speak Lord! • 1 Samuel 3:9

When any nation or culture becomes so steeped in immorality and evil that it can’t tell right from wrong, it becomes jaded against all but the strongest of overtures of God’s grace in speaking His truth to them. God always speaks, but His people sometimes get to a point where they don’t even notice when […]

Great Joy to All! • Luke 2:10

Great Joy to All! • Luke 2:10

The angel said to the disciples, “Don’t be afraid…I bring you good tidings of great joy which will be to all people.” (Luke 2:10) The Good News is that unto us a child is born who is Jesus Christ our Savior. (Isaiah 9:6) This recent holiday’s commercialization, lights and festivities have distanced us from the […]