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Humans Make the Best Pastors – Spiritual Wellness

A Word from the Lord “With it he touched my mouth and said, ‘See, this has touched your lips; your guilt is taken away and your sin atoned for’.” Isaiah 6:7 A Word of Encouragement God calls very human and thoroughly sinful people like you into ministry, but His grace… Read More

Humans Make the Best Pastors – Relational Wellness

A Word from the Lord “For we were all baptized by one Spirit so as to form one body – whether Jews or Gentiles, slave or free – and we were all given the one Spirit to drink.” 1 Corinthians 12:13 A Word of Encouragement The differences in our frail… Read More

Joshua Is Given a Land of Plenty!

A WORD FROM THE LORD  “I will give you every place where you set your foot, as I promised Moses.” Joshua 1:3 A WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT Look around. Everything you see belongs to the Lord, and yet He has entrusted this world and all… Read More

Here’s why humans make the best Pastors

Sunday School got it wrong. I’m all in on Sunday School, but stories about the “great heroes of the Bible” do pastors a real disservice. There’s only one Hero in the Bible, the One who shows up and covers the humans with grace, turning their feeble ministry efforts into world-changing… Read More

Joshua Talks Straight!

A WORD FROM THE LORD  But to the Reubenites, the Gadites and the half-tribe of Manasseh, Joshua said… Joshua 1:12 Then they answered Joshua, “Whatever you have commanded us we will do, and wherever you send us we will go.” Joshua 1:16 A WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT… Read More

God Will Never Leave Joshua!

A WORD FROM THE LORD  “As I was with Moses, so I will be with you; I will never leave you nor forsake you.” Joshua 1:5 A WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT Remember who you are today. Just as Moses and Joshua were before you, you are God’s… Read More

God Lifts Up Joshua!

A WORD FROM THE LORD  “Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.” Joshua 1:9 A WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT You will find dozens of reasons to be… Read More

Joshua Finds Strength and Courage!

A WORD FROM THE LORD  “Be strong and courageous, because you will lead these people to inherit the land I swore to their ancestors to give them.” Joshua 1:6 A WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT Your work today is a part of God’s mission, His promise to pour out His Spirit… Read More

Joshua and Meditation on the Word!

A WORD FROM THE LORD  “Keep this Book of the Law always on your lips; meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do everything written in it. Then you will be prosperous and successful.” Joshua 1:8 A WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT… Read More

Abraham Is Shown God’s Great Love!

A WORD FROM THE LORD  Then God said, “Take your son, your only son, whom you love—Isaac—and go to the region of Moriah. Sacrifice him there as a burnt offering on a mountain I will show you.” Genesis 22:2 A WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT God offered His… Read More

Abraham Shares a Feast!

A WORD FROM THE LORD  Then he ran to the herd and selected a choice, tender calf and gave it to a servant, who hurried to prepare it. He then brought some curds and milk and the calf that had been prepared, and set these before them. While… Read More

Abraham Has a Conversation!

A WORD FROM THE LORD Then he said, “May the Lord not be angry, but let me speak just once more. What if only ten can be found there?” He answered, “For the sake of ten, I will not destroy it.” Genesis 18:32 A WORD OF ENCOURAGEMENT… Read More