Rewarding Faithfulness

REWARDING FAITHFULNESS

When the LORD was about to take Elijah up, Elisha was there by his side.  Although I am unaware of the actual distance, what the LORD is imparting in my spirit is Elisha’s faithfulness.  Compare this story to Naomi and Ruth. The implications are similar.  Know that we must have our own intimate relationship with […]

The Three Spiritual Phases of Growth

THE THREE STAGES OF GROWTH

 David went through three distinct phases.  Phase 1: Doubt and Knowing but not knowing.  He was anointed king over Israel but waited years while enduring persecution and painful trials. Fearing for his life at times. Even though he was consecrated as king in his youth. The promise did not manifest for ages. This discouragement led […]

The Danger of Backsliding

THE DANGER OF BACKSLIDING

But we are a peculiar people. A royal priesthood. Be thankful that you are set apart. Remember that the true light of God cannot be hidden. It is impossible. This is how we honor Him without shame.

Coming From a Place of Love

COMING FROM A PLACE OF LOVE D A F

Coming from a Place of Love Today I am reading in the book of 1 Samuel where Saul was anointed king over Israel. From almost the beginning, he feigned a love of God. This was indicated whenever Samuel came to him and during his inability to fully carry out God’s command. He always referred to […]

The LORD’s Faithfulness

THE LORDS FAITHFULNESS E E

The LORD’s Faithfulness As I read in 2 Samuel 13, I realize God’s devotion to His anointed. To those He loves. David and his household had fled from Absalom, with the exception of 10 of his concubines. And though I love David’s character, I somewhat resented him because I saw that he didn’t chastise his […]