Too many of us dilute love with inaction.
WHISPERS: AN ACT OF LOVE
Perhaps the goal of God’s whispers is to create intimacy with us. I believe they are an act of love.
Christ is the role model that God has provided for all men and women, of all races and nationalities, to follow. Perhaps that is what Christ meant when He said, “come, follow me.”
When God’s Answer Is “No”
When God says no, the unknown of what comes next can be scary. Terrifying even, but in the way that a roller coaster is terrifying. We’ll live through it, and if we trust that we are safe in God ‘s hands we can enjoy the ride.
The Languages of God
We are assaulted by noise and misdirection every day in order to keep us from God. Our ability to communicate with God through prayer is based on God’s grace and our ability to recognize when God is speaking to us. Scripture is God’s primary language. God-given “signs” are another. There are God-given signs all around…Read more »
Discarding Cultural Straight-Jackets for God
“Worrying about what others think of us is a warning sign that we may not be worrying enough about what God thinks.”
Safeguarding Our Hearts
“I believe that at times like these, God asks us to step into our Christianity and respond to grief with hope, love, comfort, and spiritual resolve.”
Warning Signs: Discerning Which Desires are God-Given
If your relationship with God suffers or if you don’t find yourself enjoying your relationship with God, examine your desires.
The Danger to Christians of “Political Correctness”
“There is a difference between political correctness and courtesy. Political correctness has the potential to offend God. Courtesy in the form of kindness to others does not.”
GOD’S WORD IN WHISPERS
“God sometimes speaks in whispers to encourage us to lean into Him and come nearer — as a parent might encourage closeness with their child by reading softly from their favorite book.”