#51 of Top 100 Books Read The Voyage of the Dawn Treader by C.S. Lewis

Book Five in the Chronicles of Narnia There are so many majestic scenes in this book that will stay with you for the rest of your life. They speak to God’s unending commitment to our cleansing and redemption. “Then the lion said — but I don’t know if it spoke — You will have toContinue reading “#51 of Top 100 Books Read The Voyage of the Dawn Treader by C.S. Lewis”

Miss anything, but don’t miss My voice

Miss anything, but don’t miss My voice At the beginning of the year, our thoughts gravitate to the newness of the date, the crisp wind blowing in our faces when we go outdoors (well at least in Oklahoma), and the many resolutions that most of us pledge. We must be careful to not focus on theContinue reading “Miss anything, but don’t miss My voice”

Seven days until Lent begins Take the Forty-Day Word Fast February 26-April 11

Take The Forty-Day Word Fast this year for Lent. “Fast hurting words and say kind words instead.” Pope St. Francis for Lent Each year since I published this first book, The Forty-Day Word Fast, momentum has built for people to fast hurting words for Lent. Many, many individuals, Bible study groups, Sunday School classes and othersContinue reading “Seven days until Lent begins Take the Forty-Day Word Fast February 26-April 11”

#52 of top 100 Books Read The Three Battlegrounds by Frances Frangipane

#52 of top 100 Books read.The Three Battlegrounds by Francis Frangipane Who is Francis Frangipane?Francis Frangipane is a Christian evangelical minister and author. He is the founding pastor of River of Life Ministries in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States. In 2002, he also launched an international, online school called In Christ’s Image Training (ICIT). ThisContinue reading “#52 of top 100 Books Read The Three Battlegrounds by Frances Frangipane”

Pulling Down Strongholds

Pulling Down Strongholds I encourage each of you to begin the battle for your city by pulling down the strongholds in your home. Bring your family into prayer and, through prayer, bring healing and order. If you fail in this preparation, the enemy will always have open doors to counterattack and undermine your credibility. (SeeContinue reading “Pulling Down Strongholds”

The one Teacher–and the secret to prayer

Alone with God “But thou, when thou prayest, enter into thy closet, and when thy hast shut thy door, pray to thy Father which is in secret; and thy Father which seeth in secret shall reward thee openly” (Matthew 6:6). After Jesus had called his first disciples, He gave them their first public teaching inContinue reading “The one Teacher–and the secret to prayer”

Lord, Teach Us to Pray

Lord, teach us to pray or The Only Teacher And it came to pass, as He was praying in a certain place, that when He ceased, one of His disciples said to Him, Lord, teach us to pray. —Luke 11:1 The disciples had been with Christ, and seen Him pray.  They had learnt to understandContinue reading “Lord, Teach Us to Pray”

Could you use some rest?

Ps. 91:1 From the Strong’s Lexicon He that dwells (to remain–stay put) in the shelter (secret place) of the Most High will abide (pass the night, abide, to cause to rest) in the shadow of the Almighty. If you want to find rest for your life, seek to abide in Jesus in the secret place,Continue reading “Could you use some rest?”

Are you thirsty?

Come and take a drink I probably have a Bible in every room of my house. How about you?  And, oh, how I love reading devotionals. But, here is what I have discovered, you can have a doctorate of divinity degree and be a master at teaching or preaching the Word. You can be usingContinue reading “Are you thirsty?”