Monday September 30, 2013 “Ah Lord God”

Jeremiah 32:16-20  “I prayed to the Lord, saying: 17 ‘Ah, Lord God! Behold, You have made the heavens and the earth by Your great power and outstretched arm. There is nothing too hard for You. 18 You show lovingkindness to thousands, and repay the iniquity of the fathers into the bosom of their children after them—the Great, … Continue reading

Saturday September 28, 2013 “House Crashers”

Former NFL football player Brian Holloway made it in the news recently because his home was “trashed” by “House Crashers.”   Hundreds of teens drinking and partying did $20,000 worth of damage to the property.   Holloway invited the hundreds of these party-goers who damaged his home to come and help clean up the mess they … Continue reading

Sunday September 29, 2013 “Woe to you when all speak well of you”

Jesus said, “Woe to the man of whom everyone speaks well of.”  While this is true there is also the danger of people speaking well of you when they stand on the other side of an issue in life. Such is the case of the Pope’s recent comments concerning “the intimate sharing” of personal faith. … Continue reading

Friday September 27, 2013 “Exhausted Children”

South Korea reportedly has some of the highest average educational test scores in the world.  Children in South Korea spend up to 12 hours a day in the classroom and two months longer in the classroom than American counterparts.  This is in addition to special tutoring for some.  All of this leads to exhaustion among … Continue reading

Thursday September 26, 2013 “Disability – A Recession Option”

Between the years 2000 and 2012, people in America receiving benefits for disability swelled from 5 million to nearly 9 million. Some believe that the sharp increase is linked to the loss of jobs and people being unable to find new jobs. It seems that people who have been working with some form of disability … Continue reading

Wednesday September 25, 2013 “Excited About the Right Things”

Great excitement accompanied the release of the Iphone 5S.  I am by no means an expert on the technology although I have read some about the new device.  There are pros and cons that accompany new products but the hype is what intrigues me.    While we live in a world where it seems our … Continue reading

Tuesday September 24, 2013 “Fail-Safe”

Most of us are aware by now of the news concerning the January 24, 1961 near detonation of a hydrogen bomb dropped near Goldsboro, NC that would have devastated the East Coast had there been an explosion. The Freedom of Information Acts allowed the release of details recently concerning the B-52 Bomber breaking up resulting … Continue reading

Monday September 23, 2013 “Rescue”

This week let’s begin praying in agreement concerning those things in the news recently.  The Navy helicopter going down in the Red Sea reminds us that there is a focus on Biblical geography and activity in our world today. The parting of the Red Sea allowing Israel to walk on dry ground to escape the … Continue reading

Saturday September 21, 2013 “Pleasing Prayers”

1 Kings 3:10 “10 The speech pleased the Lord, that Solomon had asked this thing.”  God was pleased that Solomon did not ask anything that was self-gratifying.  His prayer was one for the edification of others.  Solomon desired for God to be honored when his prayers would be answered.  This pleased the Lord.  May our prayers … Continue reading

Sunday September 22, 2013 Weekly Prayer Focus

Join us in Prayers of Agreement tonight from 6-9 PM.  Pray with us on the 3 Prayer Points below.  As with any nation Israel in Solomon’s day had its challenges.  In 1 Kings 3:5 God approached the king at night asking him to request whatever he wanted and it would be granted.  Jesus said to … Continue reading