If Only God Would

Moses responded, “Then show me Your glorious presence.” Exodus 33:18 Moses had been given the unenviable task of leading God’s people up to the Promised Land. God assured Moses that he would not be going alone, God would be with him and would look favorably upon him. But Moses wanted more. Maybe he was thinking something like, I would do this, I maybe could do this is if God would only __________. Moses filled in that blank with “show me Your glorious presence.”  When called to go through something difficult or stretching, what would you fill in that blank?  Heal … Continue reading If Only God Would

Welcome Home

For this son of mine was dead and is alive again;  he was lost and is found.’  Luke 15:24 He never stopped looking for his son to return home.  He watched the road expectantly, wondering, is this the day?  Is this the day my beloved son comes home? He was a wealthy man and had two sons.  In Jewish tradition, a father had to die for an inheritance to be given.  He was clearly alive the day his younger son approached him with the question that broke his heart. He asked his father to give him his inheritance even though … Continue reading Welcome Home