Category Archives: God’s calling

October 3rd-What would it be like if we could respond to God’s call like John did?

Luke 1: 76 “And you, child, will be called the prophet of the Most High; For you will go on BEFORE THE LORD TO PREPARE HIS WAYS; 77 To give to His people the knowledge of salvation By the forgiveness … Continue reading

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October 2nd-what would happen if we are asked to carry the cross of another?

Mark 15: 21They pressed* into service a passer-by coming from the country, Simon of Cyrene (the father of Alexander and Rufus), to bear His cross. We know we are asked to carry our own cross, but, what would happen if … Continue reading

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September 20th-is this true again today? Those around us, do they know who He is? Why not?

Matthew 21: 10When He had entered Jerusalem, all the city was stirred, saying, “Who is this?” 11And the crowds were saying, “This is the prophet Jesus, from Nazareth in Galilee.” Even after the miracles, teaching and preaching, the people, in … Continue reading

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September 11th-one thing we can say with certainty is, our past is not necessarily an indicator of our future.

Matthew 1: 18Now the birth of Jesus Christ was as follows: when His mother Mary had been betrothed to Joseph, before they came together she was found to be with child by the Holy Spirit. 19And Joseph her husband, being … Continue reading

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September 7th- Is that maybe the real problem, that we haven’t first acknowledged God or His calling?

Haggai 1: 5 Now therefore, thus says the LORD of hosts, “Consider your ways! 6 “You have sown much, but harvest little; you eat, but there is not enough to be satisfied; you drink, but there is not enough to … Continue reading

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July 7th-we need to metaphorically “enlarge the place of our tent” to accommodate His blessings

Isaiah 54: 1 “Shout for joy, O barren one, you who have borne no child; Break forth into joyful shouting and cry aloud, you who have not travailed; For the sons of the desolate one will be more numerous Than … Continue reading

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July 6th-In the mind of Isaiah, the very reason he has been given communication skills is discipleship

Isaiah 50: 4 The Lord GOD has given Me the tongue of disciples, That I may know how to sustain the weary one with a word. He awakens Me morning by morning, He awakens My ear to listen as a … Continue reading

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