A moment of stillness (12).

Privileged to stand in His presence. But will God indeed live on earth with humans? Even heaven, the highest heaven, cannot contain you, much less this temple I have built. 2 Chronicles 6:18 When faced with stillness, we are tempted to give in to the many thoughts that compete for our attention. I have recently…

A moment of stillness (3).

The God that relents. “Go back and tell Hezekiah, the leader of my people, ‘This is what the Lord God of your ancestor David says: I have heard your prayer; I have seen your tears. Look, I will heal you. On the third day from now you will go up to the Lord’s temple.’” 2 Kings 20:5 This is a…

A wise heart (1).

Learning to number our days. Psalm 90:12 says, So teach us to number our days that we may get a heart of wisdom. As we are quickly approaching the end of one year and the start of another, I was inspired to write a short series that will help us to pause for a moment…

Plain yet powerful.

A Biblical recipe for prayer. Prayer can seem so complicated. There are times in life when we wish we would receive even the slightest sign that our prayers are heard. We wish we had more faith or more perseverance. Even if we do pray, we feel disconnected and our prayers seem to run in circles….

Taking the lowest place.

Live a life of learning to decrease! Being humble is an attitude of the heart that doesn’t take root into our lives naturally. It is a posture of complete surrender and worship before God and a state of absolute dependence on Him. Though God can empower us to live in humility, we can all too…

His will in all things.

Are you truly abandoned to God? We all love having experiences with God because they strengthen our faith and give us a fresh glimpse of His power. I have had many powerful encounters where God became real and alive to me and the whole world seemed to stop. But what happens when the world starts…