You Make Us The Scorn of Our Neighbors

You Make Us The Scorn of Our Neighbors

You Make Us The Scorn of Our Neighbors You make us the scorn of our neighbors; our enemies laugh among themselves.Restore us, O God of hosts; let your face shine, that we may be saved.Psalm 80:6-7 You hear it with every hurricane, every avalanche, ever tsunami…...
You Make Us The Scorn of Our Neighbors

He Remembers You

He Remembers You “And God remembered Noah.” Genesis 8:1 Shortly after completing seminary, the recession of 2007 hit. I struggled to find work, the debt of student loans piled high and anxiety and stress took over. I watched my hopes of what life after school would be...
You Make Us The Scorn of Our Neighbors

Powerful Prayer, I Kings 16-18

Powerful Prayer GOD uses ordinary people to make a difference in our world.   Elijah is often referred to as a man of GOD.  That is a pretty good nickname for anyone. He was from a rural background and a man of the wilderness.  He was called to the work as a...
You Make Us The Scorn of Our Neighbors

God heals our hearts and reminds us of our identity

God Heals Our Hearts Create in me a pure heart, O God, and renew a steadfast spirit within me. Do not cast me from your presence or take your Holy Spirit from me. Restore to me the joy of your salvation and grant me a willing spirit, to sustain me.” (Psalm 51:10-12) I...
You Make Us The Scorn of Our Neighbors

Get into God

Get into God Get into GOD’s Word so that it can get into you! Do we shy away from really studying GOD’s Word?  Do we just read what others say about the Word or get in there and dig for meaning ourselves? To paraphrase James 1:21 Get rid of all moral filth and evil...