Reading the book of Matthew. I got to chapter 11 and what an amazing picture of those who see God's power but still will not believe! Verse 20 says "they had seen miracles, but were not moved by them. 'Then Christ began to denounce the people in the cities in which most of His miracles … Continue reading The Miracle Worker
When dealing with this kind of healing - a situation where my salvation in Christ and my strong dependence upon the Father and my strong listening to the Holy Spirit is real - there is just no way for me to be in fear. My rules from the doctor in these first two weeks is … Continue reading Encouraged … believing the healing is coming
Discipleship is life on life, Discipleship is a 24 hour a day commitment. The people that you'll walk in The Word with should be able to call whenever they need to and visit whenever they need to. A discipler has to be willing to delve into places in their lives that are not so pleasant! A discipler must also understand that bringing someone along in The Word is not an 8 week program ... you won't disciple any believer in only 8 weeks! In fact - we ought to be modeling the life of Christ in view of people even before they know who He is!! What a change in the world we could make!
We recently received a call from our director telling us that our 97% supported number was skewed by supporters who made commitments that were not kept. He was apologizing to us for making what was obviously a difficult call for him. What he didn’t know was that on this side of the world we could … Continue reading Not Fully Supported?! But Of Course We ARE!
I'm pictured here with the dearest friend I ever had - the late, Barbara Jean Brown-Lewis. it seemed that there were always words enough to express what we felt, tears enough to weep together and joy enough to share. But I find that this is not always the case. Recently I tried to apologize to … Continue reading Strong Love!