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Ahab's Anger

Water makes a lot of people tense. In a region of the country that ebbs and flows with cattle and corn prices, water makes people nervous. 640 more words


Be Still: Dealing With Noise

Sunday’s Scripture ~ I Kings 19:8-15

What frustrates you? Those things that frustrate me are incredibly petty and small…yet in the heat of the moment they seem like giants. 707 more words

Fruitless Frustrations

My mom gave me some tomato plants some weeks ago, which I have planted, watered, and waited on. I’m still waiting at the moment, seeing growth and blooms but no tomatoes. 581 more words

Elijah on Mount Carmel

This was my second attempt to find the celebrated place where Elijah called down fire from heaven to defeat the prophets of Baal (1 Kings 18). 377 more words


God did not turn His back on Jesus

I used to preach the sight of all man’s sin on Jesus was so horrific that God had to turn His back (2 Cor. 5:21). I taught that relationship (fellowship) was broken between God and Jesus because of our sin. 336 more words



I was using paper and scissors to cut out a pitcher to help me tell the story of the widow who gave Elijah her last loaf of bread, when the scissors slipped and sliced my finger.   103 more words

The Faith of Elijah

A recent story came out regarding the words of the Imam who was present in the Vatican garden for the “Prayers for Peace”: What Did the Imam Really Say? 309 more words