Prayer Note

I kept thinking about my friend and brother in the Lord while I went about my business. When I ran an errand, when I helped the neighbor, and as I was cutting firewood; so I decided to call and find out what was happening with my friend. As soon as I asked, he described the… Continue reading Prayer Note

Stress of Distress

Stress is pressure, heavy concern, the weight of responsibility, duty or circumstances.  As it builds there can be a corresponding breakdown reflected in a weak area of ourselves, body, soul, and spirit.  When it hits our body we take specific notice. Scripture gives many illustrations, this one was appropriately met.  "David's two wives had been… Continue reading Stress of Distress

Living in Yeshua

"This is how we know that we live in him and he in us: He has given us of his Spirit." (1 John 4: 13). This is an answer to a commonly asked question, that arises again and again, though we may know it at some level.  David, begged the Lord, "Do not cast me… Continue reading Living in Yeshua

Bitter Waters

"Now when they came to Marah, they could not drink the waters of Mara, for they were bitter."  Exodus 15:23. "But she said to them, 'Do not call me Naomi; call me Mara, for the Almighty has dealt very bitterly with me.' " Ruth 1:20. Naomi had become bitter over the fact that she had… Continue reading Bitter Waters

Spiritual Authority

This is an extremely important topic that touches on rebellion, reliance on faith, judgment, the work of God, blessing and more.  A proper understanding of Spiritual Authority is critical to submission thereto. Most important is an understanding of the sovereignty of God for without this one may experience confusion, restlessness, and openness to deception by… Continue reading Spiritual Authority