Nearness – Intimacy with God

Nearness – Intimacy with God

And you will seek Me and find Me [nearness], when you search for Me with all your heart. (Jeremiah 29:13) Does your heart long for deeper intimacy with God? For a clearer understanding of intimacy with God, consider the word nearness. It means proximity or the lack of...
3 Scenes of Eternal Significance

3 Scenes of Eternal Significance

Would you do me a favor? I’d like you to picture something today. Please lay aside every other thought. Stop thinking about your to do list. Forget any grudges or bitterness against others. Ignore all other distracting concerns. For the next few moments, clear your...
The Heart Craves the Creep

The Heart Craves the Creep

There’s something creepy that ought to creep us out. It’s worse than snakes, spiders or other creepy-crawlers. And it’s creeping up on you and me as we speak. (Is your skin itching yet?) “The thorny ground represents the hearts of people who listen to the Good News...