“He was bringing up Hadassah, that is Esther, his uncle’s daughter, for she had no father or mother. Now the young lady was beautiful of form and face, and when her father and her mother died, Mordecai took her as his own daughter. So it came about when the command and decree of the kingContinue reading “GOD’S MASTER PLAN”

How should a Christian view climate change?

It is interesting to note how the phrase “climate change” is replacing “global warming” as the catch phrase of environmentalism. Some scientists/climatologists are certain that human activity, primarily greenhouse gas emissions, is impacting the environment. What they are not certain about is precisely what the impact will be. A couple of decades ago, “global cooling”Continue reading “How should a Christian view climate change?”

What can we learn from Jesus’ feeding of the 5,000?

Aside from resurrection, the story of Jesus feeding the 5,000 is the only miracle recorded in all four Gospels. Obviously, the Gospel writers considered this a significant miracle. When Christ fed the masses that day, He began with only “five barley loaves and two fish,” borrowed from a boy’s lunch. To feed 5,000 people withContinue reading “What can we learn from Jesus’ feeding of the 5,000?”

What is the significance of Jesus calming the storm?

The story of Jesus calming the storm is told in the three Gospels, Matthew, Mark, and Luke. Jesus had been teaching near the sea of Galilee. Afterwards, He wanted a respite from the crowds so decided to take a boat with the apostles to the opposite shore where there were no large towns, The BibleContinue reading “What is the significance of Jesus calming the storm?”

The Purpose of Your Wilderness Season

A wilderness season is a make or break kind of season. Its purpose is to free you from sin and bondage so you can be transformed into the person God has called you to be.  Going into the wilderness or desert is rough and it may seem worse than the place you left. You’ll be tempted toContinue reading “The Purpose of Your Wilderness Season”

The Serpent of Pornography and How to Crush it

I imagine Satan being very much like a cobra. Known for the hideous hood it extends when preparing to attack, it actually spits into the eyes of its victim before striking. With its target blinded and helpless, the serpent could easily squirm away into the brush. But this viper is not content with escape; itContinue reading “The Serpent of Pornography and How to Crush it”