Came across this thought about the connection between prayer and the church’s alleged desires for revival. Could it be that revival tarries because the church does not really desire what it petitions God for? “Many a church is praying for a revival that does not really desire a revival. They think they do, for to their minds a revival means an increase of membership, an … Continue reading Does the Church truly desire revival?
This was shared during the commencement exercises at on of our local schools. One of the members of my church thought that I would appreciate it. I did and I hope you do as well. “What’s valuable won’t always be graded.” – Dr. Joel Turner Continue reading Quotes of Note | “What’s Valuable…”
“You may never have to face the decision of whether or not to die for your faith, but every day you face the decision of whether or not you will live for it.” – DC Talk and The Voice of Martyrs (quoted in Man of Valor, p. 45) Continue reading A Choice Must Be Made
“It’s hard to live your life on purpose by accident.” Pastor David Thompson (My Pastor) Continue reading How are you living your life?
“If you are going to pursue it, be sure it’s good enough to be your God.” -T. D. Jakes Continue reading What are you pursuing?
Nearness to God brings likeness to God. The more you see God the more of God will be seen in you. —C.H. Spurgeon via Challies Dot Com. Continue reading Who or What are you near to?