Monthly Archive: August 2015

August 31 Survival in the Wilderness 4 Comments

Survival in the Wilderness (4)

Notice something else Israel enjoyed in the wilderness: divine health. Think of the health issues you’d expect among two million people walking through endless desert with no doctor or hospital in sight. Yet from the youngest to the oldest, ‘He…brought...

August 30 Survival in the Wilderness 3 Comments

Survival in the Wilderness (3)

What else do you need in the wilderness? Water! You can live without food for about forty days, but without water you’ll die much faster. It’s the same in the spiritual realm; you can get by in life without a...

August 29 Survival in the Wilderness 2 Comments

Survival in the Wilderness (2)

You can be in the wilderness and still be in the center of God’s will. ‘…He made His own people go forth like sheep, and guided them in the wilderness like a flock…He led them on safely, so…they did not...

August 28 Survival in the Wilderness 1 Comments

Survival in the Wilderness (1)

Charles E. Fuller, one of the first radio Bible teachers, started his daily broadcast with the song, ‘My Lord knows the way through the wilderness; all I have to do is follow.’ To get them from Egypt to Canaan, God...

August 27 Pray and Keep Praying Comments

Pray, and Keep Praying!

More than anything else in life, Hannah wanted a son. And as the years passed she wrestled with disappointment and despair. ‘…in bitterness of soul (Hannah) wept much and prayed to the Lord’ (1 Samuel 1:10 NKJV). However, she did...

August 26 Your Eyes A Divine Masterpiece Comments

Your Eyes: A Divine Masterpiece

Evolution says where there’s a want, nature will provide what’s needed. Really? In Natural Theology, Dr. William Paley writes: ‘To keep the eye moist and clean—which qualities are necessary to its brightness and its use—a wash is constantly supplied by...

August 25 Serving Comments

Serving

If you’ve got a job or you help out at church or even just have chores around the house, think about Joshua. Josh served Moses, doing what Moses said but looked only to God for his reward. Your boss may...

August 24 Freedom from People Pleasing Comments

Freedom from People Pleasing

Too often our actions are dictated by a misguided need to please others. We care so much about what they think that with every step we take we look over our shoulder to see whether they’re smiling or frowning. Understand...

August 23 So far so good 2 Comments

So far so good! (2)

Spiritually speaking, you’re probably not as far along the road as you’d like to be; but thank God you’re still on the road! At one time you were a stranger to God’s unstoppable unconditional love, now you’re part of the...

August 22 So far so good 1 Comments

So far so good! (1)

Are you pushing to become more like Jesus but some days it feels like two steps forward and three steps back? Growing up spiritually isn’t easy; that’s why Paul encourages us not to ‘let ourselves lose heart in doing good,...