The Enemy We Face

The enemy approaches the gates of our minds as a friend offering pleasure or enjoyment or an easy life or satisfaction, only to then deceive, manipulate, and ruin our lives. All of this while making us believe that he doesn’t even exist.

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The Despair of Job

Like the best of friends, God’s not afraid of our pain and anger. If I’m hurting, it’s OK to cry out to God. In fact, just like Job, God may use that opportunity to remind me of just how big He is and how capable He is of providing for me.

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Honest Healing

It is in these moments though that we can personify Christ’s constant and healing Love in the same way that those in the stories above witnessed, and in the way that we all deserve.

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Crossing the River

It’s only when we decide to say yes; to wade into that overwhelming river current and wait on God that we experience the power of community and the promise of God. It’s in these moments when we are able to speak life into an otherwise dying situation that we witness the life giving power of a loving Father. Saying “yes” is how we choose to Love.

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