Crossing the River of Fear

In three days, you will cross the Jordan River. This is my command—be strong and courageous!  For the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.”  Joshua 1:9-11 The river was dark with fear: hesitations, doubts, timidity. On this side the people of Israel. On the other, the land of God’s promise. Just step in. Read More…

Courage to Continue

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 his feet, determined to finish Read More…