If we are to walk in all the promises of God we will have to cross our Jabbok. The River Jabbok means emptying, pouring out. It is the place we come to end of self-life so the life of Christ can come forth. We should pursue our blessing from the Lord, hold on to Him, […]
There is a saying, “what you don’t know can’t hurt you.” That may be true in some ways, but not when it comes to God and His Kingdom. In the Old Testament, Jacob had an encounter with God at Bethel and declared, “God is in this place, and I didn’t know it.” That phrase is […]
The world says, “Follow your heart,” but is that really such a good idea. If we want to be prepared for God to use us one of the first steps is aligning our hearts with his. This is vital, but can be difficult if your heart has been broken before.
God has given us “a priceless inheritance” (1 Peter 1:4). It is “great and precious promises. These are the promises that enable you to share his divine nature” (2 Peter 1:4). The divine nature is everything we see in Christ. We are heirs of Christ. His nature, His wisdom, His righteousness, His peace, His glory, […]
Joseph’s story in the book of Genesis is a forerunner of hope for our time. Just as Jacob lamented the loss of his beloved son Joseph, many believers have lamented the current state of the world. And as Jacob would one day be shocked and delighted to discover his son was still alive and well, […]
Toward the end of Jesus’ earthly ministry, He looks ahead into the future and foretells the destruction of the city of Jerusalem and the disturbances connected with that event. He looks on across time and centuries and outlines what will happen until His second coming (see Matthew 24). He is describing the very age in […]
We are not just entering a new year; we are entering a new decade in Christ. The last decade 2010-2019 (5770-5779), has been about seeing. The Hebrew symbol for 70 is an eye. The focus was learning to see in the spirit, revelation, visions, dreams, spiritual insight. This decade 2020-2019 (5780-5789), is about speaking or […]