Week after week as we focus on Who our God is, this name, "Jealous," often draws negative response. I once heard a well-known personality say they couldn't worship a jealous God. I wish I could find the quote and give it to you exactly, but it startled me enough when they said it, I remembered. … Continue reading The LORD, Whose Name is Jealous – Focus 11
Holiness can be attributed to only one God. None of the other gods are holy. This is a huge subject that deserves a book or two, but let's take a look and see some of the basics. In Leviticus 19:2 God says, “Speak unto all the congregation of the children of Israel, and say unto them, … Continue reading There is No One Like Our God. He is Holy – Focus 7
You may think we are taking ittsy bittsy baby steps here in our discovery of who God is and how to focus on Him. But we are laying the foundation which everything else stands. Without these first few facts in place, the building of our life of faith will constantly be shaken and crumbling. In … Continue reading Yeshua is the Light of the World. No Light No Life. Focus – 3
This is the 2nd in our Focus series. Holy Spirit is emphasizing our need to keep our eyes on Yeshua/Jesus in order to stay in step with God's plans for this new year. If we are called to focus on Him, we need to know who He is. Let's begin at the beginning. Yeshua is … Continue reading Yeshua is Our Creator – Focus – 2
I am so looking forward to this year and discover where Holy Spirit is leading. He's given me a word for 2019 -- FOCUS. When I was preparing for my second volunteer mission in Israel the conditions were foreboding. Suicide bombers were blowing up buses and restaurants and my family wasn't thrilled about me going. … Continue reading 2019 — A Year to Focus on Him
Yeshua wasn’t born on December 25th, but it is the day that the world traditionally celebrates His birth. During this time of year, pictures of the nativity depict Him as the baby in the manger. Still, who is this baby in the manger? How was He different than every other baby ever born? As Christians, … Continue reading Who is this Baby in the Manger?
Early this morning as I spent time praising God and thanking Him for who He is, a name came out of my mouth that I never remember using in praise or prayer before. “You are the Bright and MORNING STAR.” The second I heard it, I knew Holy Spirit was highlighting it and I … Continue reading The Morning Star is Rising Over America