The Real Battle

Then it happened in the spring, at the time when kings go out to battle, that David sent Joab and his servants with him and all Israel, and they destroyed the sons of Ammon and besieged Rabbah. But David stayed at Jerusalem. 2 Now when evening came David arose from his bed and walked around onContinue reading “The Real Battle”

Jesus’ Love, (Believer Style)

“I slept, but my heart was awake,     when I heard my lover knocking and calling: “Open to me, my treasure, my darling,     my dove, my perfect one. My head is drenched with dew,     my hair with the dampness of the night.” 3 But I responded, “I have taken off my robe.     Should I get dressed again?Continue reading “Jesus’ Love, (Believer Style)”

Preaching to Yourself

PREACHING TO YOURSELF ABOUT HOPE by Terry Powell Have you ever “preached to yourself?” I’m referring to the act of fighting negative and unbiblical thought patterns with the Word of God. It’s also called “biblical self-talk,” reminding yourself of truth that counteracts Satan’s lies. In Future Grace, John Piper illustrates how the Psalmist battled despondencyContinue reading “Preaching to Yourself”

Never Ever Abandoned [Protection]

“For my enemies are whispering against me.     They are plotting together to kill me. 11 They say, “God has abandoned him.     Let’s go and get him,     for no one will help him now.” Psalm 71:10-11 David had real enemies. There were those who wanted to destroy him. So what does he do? He prays. This isContinue reading “Never Ever Abandoned [Protection]”