Let FEAR birth FAITH

All my life I’ve heard God has not given us a spirit of fear (2 Tim 1.7)… No doubt you’ve heard this, too. I think I’ve let this put guilt on me, at times. What I mean is I felt like I was doing something wrong if I was fearful. The truth is, in our humanness, … Read the post

Can we change a nation?

It’s happened before. Throughout Bible history we read reports of people who followed God. The instruction was clearly given and proclaimed. The people responded in obedience. Things are good for a time. The nation prospers. The people are blessed. What happens? In nearly every instance, the people become selfish, self-centered and independent. They begin to … Read the post

Time, tools and routine for devotions (part 2)…

In Part 1 of this series (read it HERE)…I shared ideas for Time and Tools in daily devotions. Today, we’ll talk about the Routine of personal devotions. Here’s why I suggest a Routine. Like anything else worth having, a meaningful devotional life is not without distractions and challenges. Routine establishes guidelines and gives us something to … Read the post