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Maturity Precedes Victory

Have you ever wondered what the wait is all about? Have you asked the Lord, when am I going to see the promises fulfilled that you have spoken over my life? 665 more words

I Want a Limp

Why is life so hard?

Why do bad things happen to me?

Why am I being bombarded by tough stuff?

We wrestle with God in our minds when we don’t understand.  200 more words


faith for doubt, rather than certainty

The hymn many of us older folks grew up with, “Blessed Assurance,” is certainly in line with what we read in scripture, and specifically in the New Testament. 315 more words

Wrestling With God

This morning in my devotions and prayer, something came out of my mouth that stunned me and actually kind of made me a little afraid. Yet, I repeated it again. 229 more words


Weekly Torah Commentary. - Vayishlach December 1, 2017

Torah reading:  Genesis 32:4 – 36:43

Haftorah reading: Obadiah 1: 1-21

What do you do when you find yourself between a rock and a hard place? 1,320 more words

Weekly Torah Commentary

Wrestling With God - Vayishlach -- By Ben

It’s the night after Thanksgiving and I’m eating an extraordinary Shabbos meal in Dallas, Texas. I am being hosted by a family with a fantastic house, a loving and beyond welcoming atmosphere, and one of the best dinners I’ve ever had. 1,008 more words

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Unanswered Prayer

What’s the point of prayer when it’s not answered? I ask myself this constantly. There have been so many prayers that have either seemed ineffective or just plain ignored over the past decade. 1,073 more words

Authentic Faith