Posts Tagged‘Trust in God’

God wants your obedience not your help!

    There are times in our lives when we have set our eyes on a prize and is determined to get it no matter what.  Then we find ourselves constantly pushing and fighting to make it happen. Psalm 127:1 says, “Unless the LORD builds the house, those who build it labour in vain. Unless the LORD watches over the city, the watchman stays awake in vain.” God may remove someone from our lives and we keep chasing him/her; He may close a door and we keep banging on it or using life support systems to hold on to a position. However, we need to allow God…

Value the Valley

Don’t we all wish life was honky dory!  If only there were no disappointments, no down days and things go exactly the way we want them.  However, take an honest look back on your life; do you pray more and connect to the spiritual when life is going great or is it when life is difficult?  It is unfortunate that man tends to neglect the need for God when life is comfortable and even more unfortunate that often times it takes a bad situation to force us to seek the face of God. No one, including myself like the valley experience…

There will always be a resurrection

In the book ‘The Dream Giver’ Bruce Wilkinson said, “But the time will come when God asks you to surrender the dream itself; He will ask you to take a very tangible step to seal your decision.  That could be selling or giving something away, signing a contract, moving or even resigning.” braham was asked to take a tangible step to sacrifice Isaac. The fact that Abraham was willing to sacrifice his son showed that he has placed his faith in God.  Abraham said to himself; if it was necessary God would resurrect Isaac from the dead. When Abraham was…