The Work of God’s Angry Hornet

The Work of God’s Angry Hornet

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...
Abiding in the Shadow of the Almighty

Abiding in the Shadow of the Almighty

Whoever dwells in the shelter of the Most High will rest in the shadow of the Almighty. (Psalm 91:1 / NIV) God’s secret place of refuge nestles safely in His shadow. To be in the shadow of something requires relatively close proximity. Granted, the earth casts a...
Exhausted, But Still in Pursuit

Exhausted, But Still in Pursuit

When Gideon came to the Jordan, he and the three hundred men who were with him crossed over, exhausted but still in pursuit. (Judges 8:4, NKJV) I’m exhausted. Or, as we say in the South, worn slap out. Have you ever felt that way? When life hurtles along just outside...
6 Steps to Spiritual Power and Victory

6 Steps to Spiritual Power and Victory

How long will you falter between two opinions? If the LORD is God, follow Him (1 Kings 18:21) Elijah’s Mount Carmel experience still thrills me today as I envision him calling fire down from heaven in response to his divine anointing. His piercing challenge convicts...
What To Do With The Risen Jesus

What To Do With The Risen Jesus

What then shall I do with Jesus who is called Christ? (Matthew 27:22) “What will you do with Jesus?” This question echoes through the ages as the only inquiry requiring a definitive, individual choice. The call is universal but the answer is always personal. The...