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An Answer from God...

“Anyone enquiring of the Lord would go to the tent of meeting outside the camp.” (Exodus 33:7b/NIV). Many of the Israelites had some problems or questions. 449 more words


Kodak Prays for the Persecuted

Betsey Kodat. 2015. Arise, LORD! Scriptural Prayer for the Persecuted Church. Herndon, Virginia: CreateSpace.

Review by Stephen W. Hiemstra

The annual number of Christian martyrs in 2015 has been estimated to have been 90,000 people. 1,197 more words


The Most Excellent Way to Lead: A Review

“In 1 Corinthians 12:31, Paul says, “I will show you the most excellent way. The most excellent way to what? … Paul is continuing his discussion about leadership here, and when he says he’s going to show you the most excellent way, I believe he’s saying, ‘I will show you the most excellent way to lead.'” 472 more words


Making love work

It seems to confuse some people that “unconditional love” is not weakness.  Seems like a bunch of folk don’t get that “unconditional love” is unconditional strength. 436 more words

I had meant to post this on Sunday afternoon. Apparently, I forgot to hit “publish”! It’s no longer Pentecost Sunday, but the gift of the Holy Spirit is still ours.

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Great Expectations

During my adolescence into my 20s, I experienced much disappointment with people. I remember the very tangible  feeling like sinking ships in the sea of my chest. 343 more words

Hearing Through Love

Jesus is leading me into different ways of thinking. I must think differently; the kingdom of God operates differently than the kingdoms of this world. When I speak from these different ways of thinking, it can stir offense in others. 121 more words