You may not recognize it by its address in Numbers, but if you have been around “church” very long, you’ll recognize the precious words our Lord shares with us in Numbers 6:24 and beyond: “May the Lord bless you and keep you;May the Lord make HIS face to shine down upon you;and be gracious to […]
I love statistics, quotes, and in general just insights into who we are as people. Isaiah 41:10 was the most searched for “Googled” verse in 2018, and what a verse it is. Yet more than that, tells us that humanity is searching, and herein are our Lord’s promises to HIS children who know HIM by […]
Hey guys! Our 21 days of Prayer and fasting was completed on Jan 29. What an amazing time we had! We essentially gave a tithe of our time in 2020. The things that God did during that time will be surpassed by the end of the year. I know we’ll be feeling the effects for a while.
We touched down at 1:00 pm safely in Guatemala City, after a 3-hour drive we arrived in Los Lotes around 5:15. We were welcomed by the people with open arms and we immediately felt the warm atmosphere in the village. Right away, some of us started a soccer game with the locals. After the game, we ate and had our nightly devotions on the patio of the building where we slept.
John 15:1-2: “I am the true vine, and my Father is the vinedresser. Every branch in me that does not bear fruit he takes away, and every branch that does bear fruit he prunes, that it may bear more fruit.” It is evident in this verse that both the Son and the Father share an […]
John 15:8 states that “By this, my Father is glorified, that you bear much fruit and so prove to be my disciples.” According to this verse, what is it that proves we are genuinely “abiding” or have a broken connection with the vine? What evidence can you point to that confirms “fruit” in your life? […]
John Piper further notes that “Jesus gets very specific about what is flowing between the vine and the branch. He mentions words — His words — His love, and His joy. John 15:7 says, “If you abide in me, and my words abide in you, ask whatever you wish, and it will be done for […]
“I am the true vine, and my Father is the vinedresser. Every branch in me that does not bear fruit he takes away, and every branch that does bear fruit he prunes, that it may bear more fruit. Already you are clean because of the word that I have spoken to you. Abide in me, […]
Authentic, effective ministry always, alwaysflows out of union and communion with God. Then, if we’re going to be effective servants of the Lord,if we’re going to have something to give others,we have to cultivate and maintaina growing, vital, intimate love relationship with God.” Dear Friends, and Prayer Warriors, I’ll be as brief as I can, […]