This is a trustworthy saying, and everyone should accept it: “Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners”—and I am the worst of them all. But God had mercy on me so that Christ Jesus could use me as a prime example of his great patience with even the worst sinners. Then others will … Continue reading Sunday Supernaturally: Why me, Lord?
Now hope does not disappoint, because the love of God has been poured out in our hearts by the Holy Spirit who was given to us. Romans 5:5 NKJV As I have loved you... What a great idea! My hope is sure because God has poured His love into my heart. The phrase “the love … Continue reading Pouring Out the Love of God
The world of the dead is hungry for them, and it opens its mouth wide. It gulps down the nobles of Jerusalem along with the noisy crowd of common people. Everyone will be disgraced, and all who are proud will be humbled. But the LORD Almighty shows his greatness by doing what is right, and … Continue reading Sunday Supernaturally: Open Pit
How precious is your unfailing love, O God! All humanity finds shelter in the shadow of your wings. You feed them from the abundance of your own house, letting them drink from your river of delights. For you are the fountain of life, the light by which we see. Psalms 36:7-9 NLT Last week was … Continue reading Drinking from the River
Every time I think of you, I thank my God. And whenever I mention you in my prayers, it makes me happy. This is because you have taken part with me in spreading the good news from the first day you heard about it. Philippians 1:3-5 CEV I get to go to my home church … Continue reading Sunday Supernaturally: Safe at Home
To those who use well what they are given, even more will be given, and they will have an abundance. But from those who do nothing, even what little they have will be taken away. Matthew 25:29 NLT The story of the talents is a favorite for proving all kinds of things, but primarily the … Continue reading Attitudes of Abundance
Team 19 This trip is unique in that I have three team members with me who have never done this before. In addition, we were coming to Panama from three different locations. I must say, God did a wonderful job of orchestration. Doug Dolan, from Prescott, AZ, met me in Houston. Eduardo and Rossy Andrade … Continue reading Panama Team 2019: Day One
Now in the synagogue there was a man who had a spirit of an unclean demon. And he cried out with a loud voice, saying, "Let us alone! What have we to do with You, Jesus of Nazareth? Did You come to destroy us? I know who You are—the Holy One of God!" But Jesus … Continue reading …But Who Are You?
Habitually therefore give one another a friendly reception, just as Christ also has received you, and thus promote the glory of God. Romans 15:7 Weymouth NT Yesterday I took my dog, Riley, to the vet for a vaccination. He was a little nervous, since the last time he was there he saw a new vet … Continue reading Sunday Supernaturally: A Friendly Reception
Building People of Substance for Works of Power One day last Fall, I was in my office praying and reading my Bible. It was early, around 7 AM. The phone rang. The caller ID said “Lonnie Hilton.” I was a little anxious as I answered. It’s unusual for my pastor to call me so early … Continue reading Out of the Abundance of the Heart: Check the Source