Tag Archives: Sovereignty of God

Everything Over Anything

As far as it depends on you, let go of the anythings you are holding on to. Surrender them to the God who controls everything. Cast your anxieties upon the Lord, because he cares for you. Then God’s transcendent peace … Continue reading

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Matters of Fear and Faith

Faith is trusting God even when we cannot see him or feel his presence. That faith can overcome our fear, but only if we hold fast in it and resist doubt. How’s your faith and your fear? Does the size … Continue reading

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Fuel for the Engine of Perseverance

God’s commitment to us to be with us and to not leave us or forsake us is the fuel in our engine of living for him. The sovereignty of God over us and our circumstances gives us the freedom to … Continue reading

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Held Back and Reverent

Moses, the amazing leader and servant in God’s house, couldn’t enter the promised land because of pride and disobedience.  The leadership lesson is that God may choose to hold us back.  This is why reverence and humility need to thrive … Continue reading

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Ancient of Days

The imagery of Daniel’s vision is akin to what we see in movies like Lord of the Rings.  It’s beyond our comprehension.  Prophets who share visions use human concepts and images we understand to describe what we cannot fathom, all … Continue reading

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Water From a Rock

When God made water come out of a rock to provide for the people of Israel, he was sending a message which is right up there with fire-by-night and cloud by day.  The earth is at his beck and call.  … Continue reading

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God’s Sovereignty Over Political Religion

When Jesus raised Lazarus from the dead, the chief priests and rulers met to discuss Jesus’ actions.  The concern was, “If we let him go on like this, everyone will believe in him, and then the Romans will come and … Continue reading

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