Break Free from Your “List”

February 23, 2017

Just as Death and Destruction are never satisfied, so human desire is never satisfied. Proverbs 27:20 As a boy, I had a painful longing for a certain baseball glove. When my father gave it to me, I was ecstatic, but a week later I discovered that I wanted a new bat….


Courage to Continue

February 21, 2017

We have come to share in Christ, if indeed we hold our original confidence firm to the end. (Hebrews 12:12-13) 175 meters from the finish, searing pain shot down Derek Redmond’s right leg. He fell in agony to the ground, his Olympic dream over. To everyone’s amazement, he struggled to…


Spread It Out Before the Lord!

February 20, 2017

After Hezekiah received the letter, he spread it out before the Lord. And Hezekiah prayed. (Isaiah 37:14-15) One day your life is running along in its normal way, and then, without warning, arrives a worry, a demand, a threat, perhaps frightening, possibly overwhelming. What do you do? Hezekiah had a day…