How do you know if you are progressing in your Spiritual walk? How does one ensure that it IS a growing relationship and not just a ritual or religion one follows? How to look for evidence of spiritual growth in your life?
Do you ever pray: "Please God will you just fix this?" Or even, "Please God, let it just not happen?" Then nothing happens, or the exact thing you feared, does happen. What was the point of prayer then, when God seems to do nothing?
To count on somebody is to expect them to help you when you need them. In this world, where problems can be counted on, to have someone in our lives who we can be confident in and depend on, is of great value. So who can you count on?
To make a new start there has to be a fresh revelation of God. We have to encounter the supernatural to make sense of our natural again. Like Moses’ bush, or Elijah’s mountaintop experience, we have to see God as He really is. Then we can start.
Are we forgetting the reason for Christmas? This year, more than ever, I have noticed the absence of Jesus and the dominance of Santa’s, reindeer, bells and lights in our shopping centers. I have been [...]