It’s been over a week now since the everyday, regular living of those 21 became a threat to the force of evil. Somehow, their routine lives, lived under the lordship of Jesus Christ Almighty, showed up powerful and extraordinary in the heavenlies. And evil raged to be rid of their influence. [Read more…]
Oh, we’ve seen some hard days, Lord –
We’ve waned in the desert,
lost our way in the forest,
lumbered through a whiteout churning. [Read more…]
So, it was one of those typical issues in our world. A woman asked Jay to help with her car, so he fixed the window and jumped the vehicle.
“Just spent $52 at garage sales, trying to get clothes for my kids,” she had said with sadness. And, I’m selling some of the kids’ coins at the pawn shop, because I only have 4 gallons of gas left. I need to be able to fill up.”
I spoke with a fellow ministry worker recently. She was concerned about a new effort they were launching to help feed individuals without homes in an inner-city.
“This vision is totally Christ-centered. The only reason we’re doing this is because we believe it’s God’s plan for us. We want to glorify Him,” she paused. “But, I guess I feel confused because I don’t know how to communicate that in a way that includes all people. It needs to be relevant to everyone in our community, yet not compromise the mission.”