Christian Meditation: A Two-Way Relationship


If we are to be able to listen to God, we must follow the same principles. Knowing and spending time studying God's Word allows the Holy Spirit to bring to mind His instructions for what He wants for us. Recently, I became very busy in my work and other activities. It wasn't long before I … Continue reading Christian Meditation: A Two-Way Relationship

Christian Meditation : The Judas Test


  "If an enemy were insulting me, I could endure it; if a foe were raising himself against me, I could hide from him. But it is you, a man like myself, my companion, my close friend, with whom I once enjoyed sweet fellowship as we walked with the throng at the house of God" (Ps. … Continue reading Christian Meditation : The Judas Test

Christian Meditation: Check Under the Hood


"But now you must rid yourselves of all such things as these: anger, rage, malice, slander, and filthy language from your lips." - Colossians 3:8 "The root issue you are dealing with is fear. The physical symptom is control, and when you cannot control, you get angry because of unmet expectations." These were the words I … Continue reading Christian Meditation: Check Under the Hood

Christian Meditation: A Shoe Salesman – D.L Moody story


"Jesus looked at them and said, 'With man this is impossible, but with God all things are possible.'" Matthew 19:26 Dwight L. Moody was a poorly educated, unordained, shoe salesman who felt God's call to preach the gospel. Early one morning he and some friends gathered in a hay field for a season of prayer, … Continue reading Christian Meditation: A Shoe Salesman – D.L Moody story

Christian Meditation: Our Plans and God’s Plans – Samuel Morse’s Story


"Many are the plans in a man's heart, but it is the Lord's purpose that prevails." Proverbs 19:21 Have you ever heard of someone who spent years of preparation for one vocation only to end up doing something completely different? Perhaps this could be said of you. Quite often we have in our minds what … Continue reading Christian Meditation: Our Plans and God’s Plans – Samuel Morse’s Story

Christian Meditation: When a Problem Turns Into a Calling


"As for the donkeys you lost three days ago, do not worry about them; they have been found. And to whom is all the desire of Israel turned, if not to you and all your father's family?" 1 Samuel 9:20 Saul and his servant were out seeking his father's lost donkeys. This was symbolic of … Continue reading Christian Meditation: When a Problem Turns Into a Calling

Christian Meditation: How To Understand Why the Lord Tarries


"For the revelation awaits an appointed time; it speaks of the end and will not prove false. Though it linger, wait for it; it will certainly come and will not delay." Habakkuk 2:3 God has a storehouse of blessings that He has reserved for you and me. However, our timing to receive those blessings may … Continue reading Christian Meditation: How To Understand Why the Lord Tarries

Christian Meditation: How To Stay Connected in Christian Life


  "Let the morning bring me word of your unfailing love, for I have put my trust in You. Show me the way I should go, for to You I lift up my soul." - Psalm 143:8 Two of the greatest inventions of my time have been the laptop computer and e-mail. The laptop means I … Continue reading Christian Meditation: How To Stay Connected in Christian Life

Christian Meditation: How God Recruits His Leaders


When God calls one of His servants into service, there is often much travail. There are many examples where God makes His presence known through circumstances that tax the individual to his very soul. Consider Paul, who was stricken blind on the Damascus road. Consider Peter; when he denied Jesus after the crucifixion, he was … Continue reading Christian Meditation: How God Recruits His Leaders

Christian Meditation: How To Understand Situational Ethics


"Lord, who may dwell in Your sanctuary? Who may live on Your holy hill? He whose walk is blameless and who does what is righteous, who speaks the truth from his heart." Psalm 15:1-2 "I cannot believe they are not going to honor my bonus agreement," said the executive who was about to take another … Continue reading Christian Meditation: How To Understand Situational Ethics