A Phone Line From God

Philippians 4:8 instructs me to take on thoughts that are true and noble, excellent and praiseworthy, lovely …

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Sweep Baby, Sweep

To get rid of wrong thoughts like the Polar Bears discussed earlier on this blog, I replace them. Scripture says when I have an unwelcome house guest or an ungodly useless idea, and I sweep my house clean…

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Don’t Think About a Polar Bear

A professor engaged a group of college students in an experiment, and instructed them, “Think about a polar bear and every time you do, hit the bell.”

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Introducing the Cast

God instructs me to cast all my care upon Him, all my worry, thoughts and passions, because He cares for me (1 Peter 5:7}.

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Up in Arms

The altar call came and a young lady came forward for prayer. The prayer team was called up. My friend Lisa went up to the young lady and, after listening to her with God’s Spirit for a bit…

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Dance, Dance Baby

At a church youth group dance during my first youth director gig, the Soul Train lines formed, guys in one line, girls in the other. We paired up one couple at a time and danced down the middle. I knew I couldn’t dance, but I tried my hardest to be cool when my turn came…

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No Post Boxes Needed

Kent Staples continues his series on worship by asking if we are too afraid of God to speak to him directly in our praise. Staples advises that we stop sending our messages to Him and recognize He is present and send our praises to “You” because God is always right beside us.

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