Tag Archives: courage

What is Fear?

Read Joshua 1 Focus on verse 9 My short low grade internet research has revealed primarily that, while we all experience fear on some level, most of us don’t really know what it is. I found it defined as an … Continue reading

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Humble Resistance…

Read 1 Peter 5 Focus on verse 6-9 Humble resistance… Humility is very often confused with weakness in a culture of bullies, yet ironically it is often confident humility that the bully finds impossible to intimidate. The power of a … Continue reading

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I wanna be like that…

Read Philippians 4 Focus on verse 5-7 Every once in a while I meet a person who makes me think to myself, “when I grow up – I want to be life that!” It is typically a person who somehow … Continue reading

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Win by Losing?

Read Luke 17 Focus on verse 33 I must confess that for the most part, I like my life! Most days nothing serious hurts, I have a roof over my head, and food on the table, and clothes on my … Continue reading

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How to succeed at failing…

Read Mark 14 Focus on verse 71 Fear can cause us to do things that we otherwise would not do. When we are fearful, adrenaline is released into the bloodstream moving us into what is sometimes called the “fight or … Continue reading

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Aspen or Oak?

Read Mark 4 Focus on verse 16-17 Plants with shallow roots tend to sprout and grow into large plants quite rapidly. One of the more plentiful trees that grew in the part of the country where I grew up is … Continue reading

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Destruction…

Read Nahum 2 Focus on verse 10 It has been almost ten years now since our family experienced the destructive power of a freak flash flood in the community that we called home at the time. The area had been … Continue reading

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