Chapters 4,5 and 6 of the Gospel of Mark are put together to communicate something very definite. Have you ever noticed? And what should we change about our beliefs so that we conform to what God is communicating here?
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That thing - you know, that thing you are the most afraid to do! That very thing is likely exactly the hurdle that you need to jump in order to reach the goal set before you. Stop viewing it as an opponent and see it as your opportunity!
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If you’re standing in faith for something, I can almost guarantee that the enemy has tried planting seeds of doubt. How does he do it? And what are we to do?Read More
The Lord desires a unique and personal relationship with each and every one of us. It is a relationship that is too multifaceted for one descriptive word, but in the word I discuss here, we find beautiful truths.Read More
The painful things we go through are valuable for our personal growth. But the tears we shed in hard times have value beyond ourselves. In Scripture this place of weeping is called the Valley of Baca and our tears are transformed there.Read More
It seems to me that there will always be something out of my reach. But sometimes my attitude implies I think I have to persuade God to come through! Recently He told me, “Ami, this is not a tug of war! We’re on the same side!”Read More
Have you ever been pressured - either by a person or a circumstance - to make a quick decision? Often we live to regret those choices we make in haste. But what is the best attitude to make our decisions from?Read More
God has always used ordinary people to do extraordinary things. But many times our own thinking about ourselves gets in the way of being used! Does our opinion of ourselves count?Read More
Defeat. It may be part of everyone’s story from time to time, but it doesn’t ever feel like PART of the story — it feels like the END of the story. How can a story about a headless and handless idol tell us otherwise?Read More
There is always going to be more that I can do. If I feel that I can do it, does that automatically mean that I should? How do I draw the line so that I don’t burn out, waste my time or feel that niggling guilt brought on by not being able to do everything?Read More
Our busiest times can make it difficult to keep priorities straight. Often we think this is problem reserved for modernity, but we see this trap even in the times of the Old Testament! When did this happen and what was the result?Read More
There are so many times and so many reasons we may feel completely insufficient for what lies ahead of us. Is God worried about our insufficiency? Is He frustrated with us over our inabilities? Or is it His opportunity to get glory through our weaknesses?Read More