God in the Valley: His Hand, His Voice, His Glory

November 8th, 2016|

God called Ezekiel to go and be a prophet to the people of Israel exiled in Babylon. They had rebelled against God, were immoral and were following false Gods. God was sending Ezekiel to be his messenger and warn them to turn back to God or they would die in their sins (Ezekiel 3:18).

This was a scary proposition for Ezekiel because he knew all too well what happened to the prophets that came before him. They were not popular among the rebellious people and many were killed. The “kill the Continue reading

Valley of Blessing

August 22nd, 2015|

If you are facing a difficult struggle in your life and really need God’s blessing in that area, here is a word of encouragement I received from reading 2 Chronicles chapter 20. Jehoshaphat, King of Judah, got word that 3 different large armies had declared war on them and were marching towards Jerusalem. They were gravely distraught. So, Jehoshaphat and the people of Jerusalem prayed and cried out to God to save them. Then God spoke through one man who prophesied that the battle belongs to the Lord and to Continue reading

3 Ways to Become Righteous

August 18th, 2015|

Prayer is a very important part of our faith and walk with God. Who among us has never been in need of powerful and effective prayer? James 5:16 tells us that the prayer of the righteous is both powerful and effective. That is a strong promise! So, how does one become righteous?  Faith and works!  James 2:14-26 explains that faith without works is dead.  Let’s explore the 3 ways to become righteous and their relationship to eternal salvation.              

     1. Faith in Jesus.

A man meets Saint Peter at the Pearly Continue reading