Rain, flood and wind will come. It is not a matter of “IF”, but a matter of “WHEN”. When they come, they expose the foundation of the house for what it is, foundation that has been there for years. Only the house is visible to others. The foundation is hidden and no one sees. But … Continue reading When Rain, Flood, Wind come, What Happen to the House?
Whether our lives can stand the test of rain, flood and wind totally depends on how much we live a lifestyle of turning God’s Word into life experience. https://hiswordinourhearts.net/2015/05/05/rock-or-sand-wise-or-foolish-the-word-or-the-world/ Turning God’s Word into actual life experience is easier said than done. Tracing the steps: 1. Hearing/Reading/Intaking of the Word, followed by 2. Believing/Receiving/Convicting in our heart, followed … Continue reading His Word: From Heard to Lived — Stuck?! Where?
Living a lifestyle of translating the Word into first hand experiences out of obedience is a life that is WISE. It is a life built upon the ROCK. A life that rain and wind and flood CANNOT SHAKE. A lifestyle of lacking first hand experience of the Word is in fact a lifestyle in disobedience. That is … Continue reading Rock or Sand.
In one of the Purpose Driven Life devotional, Rick Warren wrote, “Raymond Edman, one of Billy Graham’s mentors, once said, “Never doubt in the dark what God told you in the light.” Our circumstances cannot change the character of God. The battle begins in the mind. We are what we feed ourselves. We can choose … Continue reading Let Light take over Darkness
Take up the shield of faith, with which you can extinguish all the flaming arrows of the evil one. Ephesians 6:16 The evil one uses toxic people to say destructive words directing to us as weapons of mass destruction to our souls. They are flaming arrows of the evil one, aimed to tear apart our … Continue reading Protect Our Soul Against Toxic Words
There is a profound spiritual lesson that we can learn from Jabez’ mother [1 Chronicle 4:9]: What we choose to remember, can bless or curse the people in our lives. Jabez’ mother chose to remember her pain while giving birth to Jabez, to the extent that she named her child Jabez, meaning ‘pain’, as a … Continue reading To Bless or To Curse? What is my choice?
Talking about REJECTION before birth! Jabez’ mother named him Jabez to remember her pain while giving birth. [1 Chronicles 4:9] What kind of a name is that?! Can’t imagine being called “Pain Smith”! However, Jabez cried out to God to reverse the curse of his name, and “God granted his request!” [1 Chronicles 4:10] While … Continue reading Reverse the Curse upon us!