..."Cheer up! On your feet! He's calling you." Mark 10:49 Do you recall the circumstances when God first called you into relationship with Him? Were you in need of something? Were you in a crisis situation? Every day God calls someone into relationship with Him through different circumstances. More often than not, the circumstances relate … Continue reading Christian Meditation: Do you remember God’s first call on your life?
"Surely the Sovereign Lord does nothing without revealing His plan to His servants the prophets." Amos 3:7 "You are called to free workplace believers from the Esau life." Those were the words spoken to me years ago by someone God sent into my life. I had been in the midst of trying to understand some … Continue reading Christian Meditation: God’s Messengers
"Yet I have reserved seven thousand in Israel, all whose knees have not bowed to Baal, and every mouth that has not kissed him." (1 Kings 19:18). One the great acts of the prophet Elijah took place at Mount Carmel where he called down fire upon the altar of Baal and slaughtered 400 prophets of … Continue reading Christian Meditation: Is Perception Reality?
"Philip, however, appeared at Azotus and traveled about, preaching the gospel in all the towns until he reached Caesarea." Acts 8:40 Many times I've heard a man or woman say they cannot participate in an event, a service, or activity for God because of the time it will take away from their job. God has … Continue reading Christian Meditation: Redeeming the Time
Triumphant Defeats William Wallace was a Scotsman who sought freedom from a tyrannical king of England in the 1200s. He initially took up this cause in retaliation for his own personal family losses. His cause grew among the people, and it became an insurrection against England. Wallace entreated Robert the Bruce, the future king of … Continue reading Christian Meditation: Sometimes Defeat is Required Before Victory
"Each man will be like a shelter from the wind and a refuge from the storm, like streams of water in the desert and the shadow of a great rock in a thirsty land." #Isaiah 32:2 Have you ever walked in a dry, hot climate for an extended time? The sun beats down, sweat begins … Continue reading Christian Meditation: You and I Might Be the Only Bible Someone Ever Reads
"Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their work."Ecclesiastes 4:9 Have you discovered yet that you are incomplete by yourself? During my "warrior" stage of life you would have been hard-pressed to convince me that I needed you or anyone else. I know few people willing to admit their … Continue reading The Christian Life: How To Understand The Two by Two Principle In God
If satan and his demons had a board meeting and your name came before the board, what would they say? Would they say that you are one of their most feared enemies and they needed to keep many demons harassing and opposing you? Or would they say, "Gentlemen, this person poses no threat to our … Continue reading Christian Meditation: How To Know If You Are A Threat to the Devil
"I in them and You in Me. May they be brought to complete unity to let the world know that You sent Me and have loved them even as You have loved Me." - John 17:23 A story is told about F.B. Meyer, the great Bible teacher and pastor who lived a century ago. He was … Continue reading Christian Meditation: How to React To Holy Competition As a Christian
"...Abraham believed God, and it was credited to him as righteousness." - Romans 4:3 You can be a believer yet act as though there is no God. Whenever you fret over life circumstances, you immediately demonstrate unbelief. Whenever you move out of fear or anxiety, you believe a lie about God's nature. Each day your actions … Continue reading Christian Meditation: How To Recognize Belief and Unbelief