When Losers Are Loved

“Instead, God chose things the world considers foolish in order to shame those who think they are wise. And he chose things that are powerless to shame those who are powerful.” 1 Corinthians 1:27, NLT God has particular preferences when it comes to peculiar people.  He selectively chooses.  These choices are made up in his mind and heart.  ForContinue reading “When Losers Are Loved”

So You Wanna Go Back to Egypt?

  God has always wanted to lead His people. I think that He is almost catatonic with joy when we allow Him to do this. Throughout the ages, and all through Israel’s history, we see Him reaching out to people,  who are stubborn and selfish in their choices. But He reaches out to them anyway.Continue reading “So You Wanna Go Back to Egypt?”

They Are Bread for Us! [Challenges]

“Only do not rebel against the Lord. And do not fear the people of the land, for they are bread for us. Their protection is removed from them, and the Lord is with us; do not fear them.” 10 Then all the congregation said to stone them with stones. But the glory of the Lord appeared at the tent of meeting to all the peopleContinue reading “They Are Bread for Us! [Challenges]”

Touching Isn’t the Same as Plunging

” A man is only as holy as he wants to be.” —A.W. Tozer Our will is always a significant issue.  Our heavenly Father never diminishes it, but it seems our will is inviolable and considered untouchable.  The Lord brings us, but He will never make us, or drive us.  There is a deep kindness inContinue reading “Touching Isn’t the Same as Plunging”