The question is: Will we submit to the process of being trained and commissioned to fulfill these purposes?
"When the Lord told me, 'I want you to believe in your son,' my response was, 'Are You kidding me?" But God.
No matter what happens in the world around us, we celebrate Jesus and the hope of the Resurrection. Pandemic or no pandemic.
Take that, Satan.
Prayer is not a heavenly vending machine where you put in a certain prayer and get out a certain blessing.
As we continue to be under the stay-at-home mandate, let's reexamine our wardrobe—our spiritual wardrobe.
This whole pandemic is not about our sufficiency—but His.
A testing of your faith is a spiritual issue, and faith is a spiritual force.
Jesus warned us of the birth pangs our natural world would experience, including pestilence.
If we shift our glance and take in the whole picture, our personal world changes, our attitude shifts and our perception takes on a new angle.
Facing His Cancer Surgery, Robert and Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth Say, 'You Can Trust God to Write Your Story'
"I can really say it in two words, the two words that Robert and I repeat to each other many times a day: Heaven rules."
"I always tell people, when you feel like you don't have a joyful heart or you're having a hard time finding that, just relax—because the joy of the Lord is your strength," she says.
We are called to work out what God is working in us.
Is it authentic to try to spread joy when you are feeling sad, lonely or fearful?
God wants us to diminish fear, not cause more.
If God is all-loving and all-powerful, what gives?
"He told us that there would be trials and there would be tribulations in the world, but to be of good cheer, because He has overcome."
God has demonstrated over and over that He is still the provider, protector and preserver who will meet earth and mankind's needs.
It is especially helpful in these days of social distancing and quarantine.
It has eternal ramifications for all of us.