Category Archives: Jeremiah

Blessed Poor Left Behind

The poorest of all were left in Jerusalem during the exile to Babylon as workers on the land. Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.  Yet on earth, we often marginalize the poor in … Continue reading

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Maker Worthy of Trust

In whom do you trust? Maker: God is the one who founded the earth by is power and wisdom and understanding. His role as supreme Creator exemplifies his authority and power. And God is your Portion. He is your fulfillment. … Continue reading

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Lessons From the Bayou: Straighten the Marker

Headed southwest from New Orleans to Cut Off, Louisiana where our friends live. The bayou. Adventure of a lifetime.  And today Jeremiah’s prophecy to bring Israel back to their land came alive for me in my friend’s story of the … Continue reading

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Turn From Pride Today

God’s goal for us is our humility, our repentance, and our surrender. As long as we hold onto our pride, we are heading toward a day of reckoning. What would God have you turn away from as you turn toward … Continue reading

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Reshaped Into Humility

There are times in our lives in which God uses trials and struggles to reshape our character. A friend of mine shared this truth with me through the analogy of the Potter and the Clay. Does your life need reshaping … Continue reading

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Our Happiness and God’s Concern

Our pursuit and esteem of happiness often rules our lives. God is way more concerned about our character development, humility, and surrender to him. Today we see that God’s concerns can take us through rapids before we hit the smooth … Continue reading

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Idol Heart Control

The reality is that idols control our hearts, not our circumstances. This is the forever message: Repent and trust God.  Stop trusting yourself and your idols. Stop going your own way. Go God’s way. Turn around…

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