Following God is a process- a miracle is a moment but it takes a lifetime to live by faith.
Acts 1:13-14 ESV 13 And when they had entered, they went up to the upper room, where they were staying, Peter and John and James and Andrew, Philip and Thomas, Bartholomew and Matthew, James the son of Alphaeus and Simon the Zealot and Judas the son of James. 14 All these with one accord were […]
John 14:4-6 4 And you know the way to where I am going.” 5 Thomas said to him, “Lord, we do not know where you are going. How can we know the way?” 6 Jesus said to him, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except […]
Matthew 11:13-15 ESV 13 For all the Prophets and the Law prophesied until John, 14 and if you are willing to accept it, he is Elijah who is to come. 15 He who has ears to hear, let him hear. Willingness is a strange commitment. A lot is heard that we are unwilling to accept. […]
Revelation 3:8 ESV “I know your works. Behold, I have set before you an open door, which no one is able to shut. I know that you have but little power, and yet you have kept my word and have not denied my name.” Out of the seven great churches of the first generation- only […]
Revelation 3:1-2 ESV 1 “To the angel of the church in Sardis write: He who has the seven Spirits of God and the seven stars, says this: ‘I know your deeds, that you have a name that you are alive, but you are dead. 2 ‘Wake up, and strengthen the things that remain, which were […]
Revelation 2:18-29 ESV 20 ‘But I have this against you, that you tolerate the woman Jezebel, who calls herself a prophetess, and she teaches and leads My bond-servants astray so that they commit acts of immorality and eat things sacrificed to idols. 21 ‘I gave her time to repent, and she does not want to […]
Revelation 2:17 ESV Whoever has ears, let them hear what the Spirit says to the churches. To the one who is victorious, I will give some of the hidden manna. I will also give that person a white stone with a new name written on it, known only to the one who receives it. You […]
Where you end up tomorrow is completely dependent on where you are planted today. God’s streams of water bring blessing. Anything else will not.
Winning and blessing is poured out in due season as we work in the pursuit of righteousness. The work creates the thirst and the thirst is satisfied by God.
Faith is about the future. Live by faith. Embrace the version of you God is currently developing and you will inspire far more people than you did yesterday.
Is Jesus everything? When Jesus is simply a means to something else, our faith is weak. The height of our faith is when there is nothing but Jesus.