Tag Archives: God’s faithfulness

God keeps showing up

As I’m reading through the opening chapters of Elisha’s story after Elijah rides into heaven on a chariot of fire, I’ve noticed a trend among the stories. I hadn’t ever realized this common theme when I had read these individual … Continue reading

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God’s Promises

Not a single one of all the good promises the LORD had given to the family of Israel was left unfulfilled; everything he had spoken came true. Joshua 21:45 Yet again, there’s a reminder that God keeps His promises. He … Continue reading

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i am small. God Is Not.

“The LORD did not set his heart on you and choose you because you were more numerous than other nations, for you were the smallest of all nations! Rather, it was simply that the LORD loves you, and he was keeping … Continue reading

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Always Remember. Never Forget

“But watch out! Be careful never to forget what you yourself have seen. Do not let these memories escape from your mind as long as you live! And be sure to pass them on to your children and grandchildren.” – … Continue reading

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Give Him What You Have

Mark 6:38 Jesus replied, “How much bread do  you have?” The crowd was hungry. Jesus told the Disciples to do something about it. All they saw was what could not be done. After all, a handful of fish and a few … Continue reading

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The Sermon Title I was Never Brave Enough to Use

Genesis 50:20 You intended to harm me, but God intended it all for good. I think this is my favorite phrase in Scripture. If I was brave enough, I would have titled a sermon “God’s Big But” at some point in … Continue reading

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Thinking with my stomach

 Matthew 16:9 “Don’t you understand? Have you forgotten about the five thousand people and all those baskets of leftovers from just five loaves of bread?10 And what about the four thousand people and all those baskets of leftovers from only seven loaves … Continue reading

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In the Beginning: Remember What He’s Done

Sunday marked the end of our In the Beginning series – a journey through the opening stories of Genesis. I’m kind of sad to see this series go. I don’t know if I’ve spent as much time studying the first … Continue reading

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In the Beginning: But God…

I don’t remember where I heard it, but I’m pretty sure someone told me back in high school the same thing I encouraged the congregation to do Sunday morning: when you see the phrase “but God” in Scripture, highlight it, … Continue reading

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