Who Are We Beholding?

I’ve felt a little out of sync with God lately, and thus out of sorts with life. Call it sin, call it the devil, call it that nasty...

Where Is Your God?

My tears have been my food day and night, while they continually say to me, Where is thy God? Psalm 42:3 This scripture usually conjures...

Is That Rattling I Hear?

I prophesied over some dry bones today. I figured if God gave Elijah the command to prophesy life over the whole valley of dry bones in...

In The Fear of the LORD

The Spirit of the LORD will rest on him—the Spirit of wisdom and of understanding, the Spirit of counsel and of might, the spirit of the...

The Powerful Thing

The kingdom of God is like a farmer who scatters seed on the ground. Night and day, while he’s asleep or awake, the seed sprouts and...

Happy New Year!

I had to chuckle when the Lord brought to mind a former conversation He and I had. It was a brief one, more than likely instigated by...

Fight the Good Fight

I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith. 2 Timothy 4:7 I can’t count how many times I’ve prayed this...

On Behalf of the Speechless

Open your mouth for the speechless, in the cause of all who are appointed to die. Open your mouth, judge righteously and plead the cause...

Hands On? Or From a Distance?

I don’t normally share my dreams with others. In fact, for years I never even told them to my husband because I feared that speaking of...

Your Kindness

. . . do you think lightly of the riches of His kindness and tolerance and patience, not knowing that the kindness of God leads you to...

By His Blood

Reading through certain parts of Exodus, Leviticus, and Numbers has always been a bit of a challenge for me. I start off with good...

Chips Off The Old Block

The Lord invited me today to look back. His intentions weren’t like the enemy’s, to drag up my heathenistic past. I’ve already been there...

The Agony of Defeat

And I heard a loud voice saying in heaven, Now is come salvation, and strength, and the kingdom of our God, and power of His Christ: for...

Yes, and Amen!

What a fickle world we’re living in, where peoples’ loyalties and affections and interests shift like sand beneath our feet,[i] where...

The Message Most Needed

I’ve been in the book of Job lately. Is it coincidence that my devotional reading coincided with my Covid recovery? Probably not. There’s...

Just A Note

Try as I might to crank out a blog this week, I’ve found that Covid isn’t all that conducive to creativity. But God is good! This too...

Bring Forth Justice

A bruised reed He will not break, and a dimly burning wick He will not quench; He will bring forth justice in truth. He will not fail or...

With One Accord

Yesterday, as is our practice at Wednesday morning prayer meetings at Hope City, we prayed for the body of Christ. Our focus this time...

Through The Fire

When you pass through the waters, I will be with you, and through the rivers, they will not overwhelm you. When you walk through the...

Willing? Or Able?

I’m not overly fond of pulling out what I’ve written in the past and reposting it, I guess because it feels like I’m cheating. I want...