Staying planted

Photo by Gabriel Jimenez But the godly will flourish like the palm trees and grow strong like the cedars of Lebanon.Psalm 92:12 To flourish is defined as to grow and develop well, to be healthy, to be very successful. I love that one of the meanings of flourish is to grow, and for anything to … Continue reading Staying planted

A Better Yes

 Photo by Charles Deluvio. And she vowed a vow and said, “O Lord of hosts, If you will indeed look on the affliction of your servant and remember me and forget your servant, but will give your servant a son, then I will give him to the Lord all the days of his life and … Continue reading A Better Yes

Small Beginnings

Photo by Tina Xinia For who dares make light of small beginnings? Zechariah 4:10 This was a word given to the Exiles who had returned to Jerusalem from Babylon. When they returned everything was in shambles, broken down and burnt to the ground. Their houses, the temple, and the walls were all a heap of … Continue reading Small Beginnings

The place of pressing

In Ziklag, God brought oil out of David, which prepared him for the kingship of Israel. Oil here represents the anointing for leadership. God used Ziklag as a place of pressing David to produce what He wanted for the purpose of leading Israel.