IT WAS NEARING DUSK when I pulled into the parking lot of a Kohl’s Department Store with my two children. I needed to pick something up for them (last-minute) before the night was over. As I found a spot in the midsection of the almost-full lot, the girls and I noticed how dark it was getting, as the stars were starting to array across the sky.
When we made our way into the store, we began to shop around a bit, until about five or 10 minutes later, when I checked my purse for my iPhone to find out what time it was. Swiping my hand across the insides and corners of my purse, then frantically, maneuvering my fingers around everything in it…it wasn’t there. My iPhone was gone! Continue reading “God and My iPhone”
You’ve seen it before (if you haven’t,stick around a little longer): a man or woman prays over a visibly, sick or disabled person. Not much appears to happen after the first prayer, so they do it again, and again, and again, until the result of change is evident.
I’ve got to admit, it takes some serious faith and perseverance to solidify your belief that God will change a situation after the first prayer seemed ineffective. But the truth is, we must have that faith, and the request was heard (if you believe Jesus is the Healer). Continue reading “Why Keep Praying For the Healing?”
Two years ago, I wrote a book called, I Saw God Last Night, and in it, the Lord put on me to stress the respect and encouragement of the faith of little children.
Most people will agree with me that, when speaking to a young child, it is very evident that they lack doubt; they believe what they’re told. So when a little one hears about the love of Jesus, that He arose from the dead, and that He can do anything, they take that to the bank and run with it! (Not literally, of course. But spiritually, yes.) They have not been tainted by the learned doubt of adults.
Continue reading “Stop Hindering the Faith of Little Children”