Short Meditation of the Day
"There's nothing too dirty that You can't make worthy. You wash me in mercy. I am clean."- Natalie Grant "But you were washed, you were sanctified, you were justified in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ and by the Spirit of our God."- 1 Corinthians 6:11 A painting of two swans serenely resting in a secluded forest stream at sunset graced the living room of Victor and Erma Miller, Vicki's parents, for over fifty years. The artwork was created in 1935 by a family friend, F. J. Zenk, as a wedding present. Over those fifty years the … Read More...
“No power on earth or in hell can conquer the Spirit of God in a human spirit. It is an inner unconquerableness.”- Oswald Chambers Mark Batterson concludes Chapter 2 of If by noting that the leverage point in any system’s structure is the place where a solution element can be applied. A high leverage point […]
From our Annotated Bibliography
Moving Mountains (Thomas Nelson, 2016) Moving Mountains: Praying with Passion, Confidence, and Authority is the latest book by John Eldredge, director of Ransomed Heart. Ransomed Heart is a ministry dedicated to restoring men and women in the love of God. The foundation of this book is prayer that works. In fact, the recurrent theme, or a suitable subtitle, would be: "There is a way things … Read More...
In Chapter 4 (“How to Know When You’re Hearing from God”) of The Power of a Whisper, author Bill Hybels clearly states that, while God’s whispers rarely are tangible, there are specific and concrete steps (aka “the whisper test) we can take to discern “if we’re hearing from God or hearing from the sushi we ate last […]