Tag Archives: Disobedience

Idol Reboot

Even when we eliminate idols from our lives, we are at risk of letting them creep back in. Idols will re-emerge and push us off track if we do not continue to remove them from our lives: let us throw … Continue reading

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Self-Centred Obedience

When Israel realized they made a mistake, their answer was to obey by going in a different wrong direction.  Sometimes, even our obedience comes from a heart of self-centredness instead of a heart of surrender to God.  Stop trying to … Continue reading

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Rock Bottom

We think we can keep turning to the right and to the left toward our own ways and sooner or later, the Lord will say it’s the end.  The end of our wicked ways is the beginning of the judgement … Continue reading

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Hard Knocks Prophet

Ezekiel was God’s messenger to the choir.  He was speaking to the children of God about their relationship and disobedience to their father.  He was not speaking to the neighbour.  Sometimes the church needs some fire and brimstone to get … Continue reading

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Psalm 95 – Worship and His Voice

Christmas season is upon us.  And this morning, as I read through Psalm 95, I found a tension in human behaviour which is easy to fall into at Christmas, and which has been an issue all the way back to … Continue reading

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Psalm 90 – Numbering Our Days

In our 70-80 years on the top side of the dirt, we have an opportunity to number our days and make the most of every opportunity.  In Psalm 90, Moses encourages us to seek wisdom from God as we do … Continue reading

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Broken Altars

As we saw yesterday, King Jeroboam was building altars to golden calves and leading the northern tribes of Israel astray.  The man of God came and held an intervention.  He told Jerry what would become of his altar and how … Continue reading

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