"Be still and know". We see that phrase everywhere; coffee cups, t-shirts, journals and more. We always interpret it to be quiet and know that God is in control. The problem comes when we know he is in control, but fail to put faith in his ability. Psalm 37:7 commands us to be still, wait… Continue reading How is Being Still a Reflection of Faith?
There I stood praying; asking God to show me His will and to make my path clear. Then, I got into my car and began to drive away from a potential home for my family, I again asked the Lord to make His will known to me. "Make it clear Lord! Is this the place… Continue reading Sit on a Cactus Satan
Why do we continue in disobedience when we know what is expected? The question enters into my mind more frequently than I care to admit. Why does humankind choose to ignore the rules; what we have been told is right for our entire lives, yet we decide to throw obedience away? In reading 2 Kings 17:24-31, it… Continue reading Why continue in disobedience?
Compliance with an order, request, or law; submission to another's authority. This is how the Oxford English Dictionary defines obedience. How many times in life have you been asked to do something and refused to do it? The request may not be something substantial. Maybe just picking something up from the store. Sometimes we forget,… Continue reading A Single Act of Obedience – Advent Day 13