I know the heart behind “name and it claim it.” I believe it’s honorable. I want to be counted in the Hall of Faith alongside Abraham “who believed and it was attributed as righteousness.” But, y’all, the direct words of God spoke the impossible to him and made it happen. I believe that’s happening today because God has chosen and spoken to specific individuals that what He has said will ultimately fulfill His purpose for them and give Him glory in this world. However, just because it’s what I want doesn’t mean I’ll get it. My not getting may actually be what he uses to fulfill His plan for me and get the most glory from.Read More
You ever wish you could pocket prayers? You know the prayers that are so needed that you could play them again and again for encouragement? Well, that’s how I felt when Daisy prayed for me.Read More
Realizing that the “Daniel Fast” is not a true fast, but rather a lifestyle that David lived, should we still model our fast off of it? Let’s see. What is a fast? Fasting is deliberately giving up food for a set period of time in order to seek the Lord through prayer. How long should […]Read More
As the new year rolls in, comes new diets, new commitments, but same ol’ Daniel fast (for some of us). If you were brought up in any sort of Christian community or around “Christian folk”, you know that the beginning of the year signals the church-wide Daniel fast. If you do not know what the […]Read More
A job. A spouse. A baby. Approval for a car or a loan. Graduation. Paying off all your debt. There are so many things in this life that we desire, but don’t always come to fruition. Why do I not have a job, yet? I’m qualified. I have a Bachelors and a Masters. What about a baby? Lord, I did things your way. Why can’t we conceive?
Sometimes the answer to those questions and desires is simply: timing.Read More