The Gospel of the Kingdom

A "Climb Free" post. Free climbing illustrates for us the passion and purity we should have for living each day unaided as much as possible by dependence on artificial supports and our human contrivances.  We are creatures of an almighty God, created expressly to live in His presence and power.  To do so is the …

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Your Shield and Defender

Image via forgottenchildren.org   As a society we are experiencing an unusual season of difficulty and fear-producing happenings.  They are durable over time which has the potential to wear us down spiritually as well as physically and emotionally.  Anxiety and depression are on the rise across our society, and following the rise is an increase …

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Hearing God Speak Requires Surrender

This is the fifth installment in a series on developing a conversational relationship with our God by His Holy Spirit. The previous posts were published February 6, April 16, 23, and 30. The key to this entire process of conversational communion with our God the Holy Spirit is the absolute surrender of the person to …

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Hearing God Speak – Conversational Prayer

This is the fourth installment in a series on developing a conversational relationship with our God by His Holy Spirit. The previous posts were published February 6, April 16, and April 23. Quote above from Della Reese. The first step in learning to have conversational communion with my God was realizing that He indeed speaks …

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