Monthly Archives: December 2013

Lesson Two: Never Under-estimate the Power of a Personal Word from God

  Lesson Two: Never Under-estimate the Power of a Personal Word from God   “With God nothing shall be impossible.” ( Luk_1:37) Sometimes important things can be lost in translation. This verse is one example of that. The word nothing fails to convey into English the fullness of its Greek beginnings. In order to get a better sense of what… (more…)

Lesson One: Never Overlook the Potential of the Ordinary

  Lesson One: Never Overlook the Potential of the Ordinary   “Despise not the day of small beginnings.” ( Zec_4:10, NLT) God always does extraordinary things with ordinary stuff. Just look at what He made with dirt — YOU! How amazing is that? The Bible tells us that He made everything out of nothing. He is the CAN DO God.… (more…)

Say Yes to God

Say Yes to God “Be it unto me according to Thy Word.” (Luk_1:38) As you travel up this mountain — and to call it a mountain is more than a little overstated; actually it’s more like a rocky hill. But as you travel up you come to this town. And to call it a town is somewhat ambitious; it’s more… (more…)

The Community of the Called Out

The Community of the Called Out “Except the Lord build the house, they labor in vain that build it; except the Lord keep the City, the watchman waketh but in vain” (Psa_127:1) Man is a communal creature by design; we are not built to be alone. While some rare souls seek solace in the caverns of monastic retreat, the overwhelming… (more…)

Royal Ambassadors

Royal Ambassadors “And as you go, preach, saying, ‘The kingdom of heaven is at hand.’” (Mat_10:7) The message has not changed. John the Baptizer said it first, as the forerunner for the Lord Jesus. Then Jesus Himself debuted His own ministry with the same declaration. And now He authorizes His followers to carry the exact same message everywhere we go.… (more…)