God’s Provision: More than Enough

More than enough

And my God will supply every need of yours according to his riches in glory in Christ Jesus. ~Philippians 4:19 (ESV) Based on John 6:1-15 (CSB) As Philip looked out over the landscape, everywhere his eye fell, all he could see were people. Probably thousands of them, stretched out in this large mass, everyone having … Read more

Hope Whispers Strength

Hope Whispers Strength

Hope has been the annoying little sister who never quite gets the hint that I don’t want around. I’ve tried to get rid of her, ignore her, toss her aside, but it only makes me grumpy. And she just keeps coming back anyway. I’ve written many a blog post about how much of a dreamer … Read more

God is Faithful

God is faithful

Last week we looked at God’s ways and how they really don’t match up with ours. He has a weird way of doing things that goes against what we understand or expect. A city was brought down by an army marching around it and blowing trumpets. A prostitute was used as a way to protect … Read more

Blown Away By God’s Provision

blown away

Behold, I am doing a new thing; now it springs forth, do you not perceive it? I will make a way in the wilderness and rivers in the desert. ~Isaiah 43:19 Isn’t this just how God works? You’re sitting there waiting, praying for something to happen. Perhaps you sense His quiet whisper telling you that … Read more

For Sarah Too (Expectations pt. 6)

for sarah too

Sweet Sarah. Darling princess of the Lord. You have no idea what is coming do you?For years your husband has come to you with joy and hope in his eyes. He shares excitedly about his encounters with God Almighty. You listen, you nod at the appropriate times, you even force a smile; but you can’t … Read more