Category: God the Father

  • How Can We Pursue God’s Life-Changing Plan for Our Lives?

    How Can We Pursue God’s Life-Changing Plan for Our Lives?

    This article focuses on how believers can develop a vision for God’s activity in their lives. From BibleStudyTools.com…….. https://www.biblestudytools.com/bible-study/topical-studies/how-can-we-pursue-gods-life-changing-vision-for-our-lives.html

  • What Does the Book of Numbers Teach Us?

    What Does the Book of Numbers Teach Us?

    The folks at the Bible Project do some really great work helping people better understand the Bible and the Christian life. In this case, this is a very nice overview of the Book of Numbers………. https://bibleproject.com/blog/what-does-the-book-numbers-teach-us/

  • What Can We Learn from Solomon’s Prayer for Wisdom?

    What Can We Learn from Solomon’s Prayer for Wisdom?

    King Solomon was commended by God because rather than asking for wealth or power or long life, he asked the Lord for wisdom. Here are some further insights on this situation from BibleStudyTools.com……….. https://www.biblestudytools.com/bible-study/topical-studies/what-can-we-learn-from-solomons-prayer-for-wisdom.html

  • Does My Lack of Bible Reading Make God Angry?

    Does My Lack of Bible Reading Make God Angry?

    I am pretty sure that most believers have struggled with these concerns from time to time, but this article offers some encouragement. From OpentheBible.org………. https://openthebible.org/article/does-my-lack-of-bible-reading-anger-god/?s=09

  • Weakness

    Weakness

    This brief devotional reminds us of an important truth: We are all weak and can do nothing without the gracious and sustaining hand of God. From Christianity.com………… http://www.christianity.com/devotionals/weekly-focal-point/the-weekly-focal-point-september-22-2022.html

  • Nothing is Impossible With God! Luke 1:37 Meaning and Promise

    Nothing is Impossible With God! Luke 1:37 Meaning and Promise

    If God can do anything but He hasn’t done something I think I need in my situation, is it a problem with God or a problem with me? From Crosswalk.com…….. https://www.crosswalk.com/faith/spiritual-life/if-nothing-is-impossible-with-god-why-isnt-god-helping.html

  • Should We Want Our Children to Be Happy? | Randy Alcorn

    Should We Want Our Children to Be Happy? | Randy Alcorn

    Author and Bible teacher Randy Alcorn makes some very interesting points to dispel the myth that God does not care if believers are happy or not. It follows then that we parents should model finding happiness in Jesus for our children. From Patheos.com……… https://www.patheos.com/blogs/randyalcorn/2022/09/want-children-happy/

  • Who Does God Say I Am?

    Who Does God Say I Am?

    A nice listing of verses that focus on our identity in Christ. From kenboa.org……….. https://kenboa.org/spiritual-formation/who-does-god-say-i-am/

  • How 400 Years of Silence Paved the Way for the Messiah

    How 400 Years of Silence Paved the Way for the Messiah

    This article offers some interesting background and insights into the intestamental period between the last Jewish prophets and the Incarnation. A good illustration of how God’s timing is so different from ours, because He knows so much more than we do! From BibleStudyTools.com……….. https://www.biblestudytools.com/bible-study/topical-studies/how-400-years-of-silence-paved-the-way-for-the-messiah.html

  • We Grow Up in Christ by Growing Down in Lowliness

    We Grow Up in Christ by Growing Down in Lowliness

    Some thought-provoking words in this article from the late J.I. Packer by way of Randy Alcorn. As we grow in our knowledge and understanding of God, He should be increasingly magnified in our eyes, even as we adjust our view of ourselves appropriately in comparison to our Creator. From Eternal Perspectives Ministries……… https://www.epm.org/blog/2022/Sep/14/grow-christ-lowliness