See Cornerstone TV Network’s interview with Nate and Karen Stevens on Nate’s book Matched 4 Life.read more
Do I truly know Jesus Christ or do I know about Him? Do I crave an ongoing, deeper fellowship with Him or am I satisfied with my current level of familiarity? Is my soul restless with the constant pursuit of more intimate knowledge of Him and the applicable practice...read more
But we all…beholding as in a mirror the glory of the Lord, are being transformed into the same image from glory to glory, just as by the Spirit of the Lord. (2 Corinthians 3:18) God’s purpose and kingdom are never compromised by sinful choices, rebellion, or lack of...read more
Jesus looked at them and said, “With man this is impossible, but not with God; all things are possible with God.” (Mark 10:27) A witness for Christ does not always involve fiery, passionate pleas for conversion. It may be as low-key as sharing a Gospel coin. A dear...read more
You do not have because you do not ask. You ask and do not receive, because you ask amiss, that you may spend it on your pleasures. (James 4:2-3) I firmly believe in the existence of sovereign, supernatural power that extends beyond human doubt, human explanation,...read more
However, when He, the Spirit of truth, has come, He will guide you into all truth. He will convict the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment. (John 16:13, 8) The Holy Spirit blows across our lives to clean and transform our landscapes. While working in...read more
He heard the voice of One speaking to him from above the mercy seat that was on the ark of the Testimony, from between the two cherubim. (Numbers 7:89) God’s voice of mercy calls to each individual person. During his forty-year wilderness trek with the Israelites,...read more
The heavens declare the glory of God; and the firmament shows His handiwork. (Psalm 19:1) I’m thankful for the color green. This realization surfaced while observing leafy trees of various hues highlighted against the sky’s azure blue. How boring and lacking in depth...read more
Do not be deceived, God is not mocked; for whatever a man sows, that he will also reap. (Galatians 6:7) I’m a tree lover. With every home in which I’ve lived as an adult, I have planted trees, shrubs, and bushes of some kind. With my current home, I watched two small...read more
When the Lord your God has destroyed the nations whose land he is giving you, and when you have driven them out and settled in their towns and houses, then… (Deuteronomy 19:1-2). When feeling frustrated and impatient with your current circumstances, it is comforting...read more
Moreover the Lord your God will send the hornet among them until those who are left, who hide themselves from you, are destroyed. (Deuteronomy 7:20) I do not like bees, wasps, hornets, or any other stinging insect. When I was just a child, I recall my dad mowing a...read more
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