Power to Conceive

Photo by MART PRODUCTION: By faith, Sarah herself received power to conceive, even when she was past the age since she considered him faithful who had promised. Hebrews 11:11 Speaking about Sarah birthing a child in old age. Before Sarah could conceive she needed something, she needed supernatural enablement because it was impossible for her … Continue reading Power to Conceive

Spiritual Pride

Photo by Leio McLaren The LORD was very angry with Solomon, for his heart had turned away from the LORD, the God of Israel, who had appeared to him twice. He had warned Solomon specifically about worshipping other gods, but Solomon did not listen to the LORD’s command. 1 Kings 11:9-10 Solomon was a man … Continue reading Spiritual Pride

God of Promise

Photo by Liv Bruce The LORD graciously remembered and visited Sarah as He had said, and the LORD did for her as He had promised. So Sarah conceived and gave birth to a son for Abraham in his old age, at the appointed time which God had spoken to him. Genesis 21:1-2 AMP After waiting … Continue reading God of Promise

The Tent of Meeting

Photo by Andrew Gloor Now Moses used to take his own tent and pitch it outside the camp, far away from the camp, and he called it the tent of meeting [for God with his own people]. And everyone who sought the LORD would go out to the [temporary] tent of meeting which was outside … Continue reading The Tent of Meeting

Wrestling with God

Photo by Hermes Rivera In the womb, he grasped his brother’s heel, and as an adult, he wrestled with God. Hosea 12:3 Speaking concerning Jacob, the man God called Israel because he had not only striven with man but had striven with God and had overcome. I love what Hosea 12:4 says he wrestled with … Continue reading Wrestling with God

Becoming Royalty

Photo by nathan mcgregor On the third day, Esther put on her royal robes and stood in the inner court of the palace, in front of the king’s hall. Esther 5:1 Esther is a Jewish girl who becomes queen. She was an orphan, she wasn’t born into royalty. She didn’t grow up learning how to … Continue reading Becoming Royalty

Burning the Plow

Photo by Dave Hoefler So Elisha left him and went back. He took his yoke of oxen and slaughtered them. He burned the plowing equipment to cook the meat and gave it to the people, and they ate. Then he set out to follow Elijah and became his servant. 1 kings 19:21 When God calls … Continue reading Burning the Plow

A Changed Heart

Photo by Pixabay As Saul turned to leave Samuel, God changed Saul’s heart, and all these signs were fulfilled that day. 1 Samuel 10:9 Saul had come to Samuel looking for his father’s donkeys, but God had other plans. By the time Saul leaves Samuel’s presence, he was anointed king over Israel. Following this event, … Continue reading A Changed Heart

IDOLS!?

Photo by AltumCode And the man cried out against the altar by the word of the Lord and said, “O altar, altar, thus says the Lord: ‘Behold, a son shall be born to the house of David, Josiah by name, and shall sacrifice on you the priests of the high places who make offerings on … Continue reading IDOLS!?

LOT’S CHOICE

Abram lived in the land of Canaan, and Lot settled in the cities on the plain and set up his tent near Sodom. Now the men of Sodom were evil, sinning immensely against the Lord. Genesis 13:12-13 Lot had a choice to live near Abram but he chose to live near Sodom. Living near Sodom … Continue reading LOT’S CHOICE