Tag Archives: Idolatry

Let Go of Idols, Hold on to God

Take heart. Be encouraged. Stop pursuing divine presence, strength, and help from the world. If we don’t feel God, it is likely because we are drawn away from God toward idols which cannot save or help us. Take hold of … Continue reading

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Katakolon: Games For Idols

The Living God is so close – not far from any one of us – yet so often we choose human-invented idols and ideas. God is spirit. Only in Jesus, do we see the Word of God become flesh and … Continue reading

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Dubrovnik: Baby Jesus’ Diaper

In Dubrovnik’s churches, I didn’t feel much of a connection to vibrancy of relationship with Jesus himself. The shrines to artifacts and saints were too much for me: the diaper of Baby Jesus (not kidding) is nothing compared to being … Continue reading

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Lip Service Human Worship

Who directs your life and your worship and your following of God? Today we read of people’s whose worship was based on human rules and ideas.  They tried to be the potters, making God the clay, fashioning him into their … Continue reading

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Listen Up Clay Pot

God was ready to smash Jerusalem like a clay pot so that they would be beyond repair. Why? Because they were stiff-necked and would not listen to the Lord. Are you listening? We have the Spirit guiding us and convicting … Continue reading

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Giving: Core to Wholehearted Devotion

One of the essential traits of a wholehearted follower of Jesus is to give sacrificially and generously to the Lord. Have you ever let your giving to God slip so that you are not giving of your finances to the … Continue reading

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Regard For Our Maker

God desires for us to have regard for our Maker and to look to him. He longs for us to abandon the idols of our world and focus on serving him only. Whatever happened yesterday, and whatever idols or worldly … Continue reading

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