I will set up shepherds over them who will feed them; and they shall fear no more, nor be dismayed, nor shall they be lacking," says the LORD. Jeremiah 23:4 NKJV Therefore take heed to yourselves and to all the flock, among which the Holy Spirit has made you overseers, to shepherd the church … Continue reading Sunday Supernaturally: Shepherds at Work
For forty days after his death, he appeared to them many times in ways that proved beyond doubt that he was alive. They saw him, and he talked with them about the Kingdom of God. Acts 1:3 GNB The last couple of weeks I have been reading some things written by atheists. I was … Continue reading Sunday Supernaturally: He’s Alive
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?
"Come back, you rebellious people," declares the LORD. "I'm your husband. I will take you, one from every city and two from every family, and bring you to Zion. I will give you shepherds after my own heart. They will be shepherds who feed you with knowledge and insight." Jeremiah 3:14-15 GW A few weeks … Continue reading Sunday Supernaturally: Shepherds Feed Sheep
Building People of Substance for Works of Power Judy and I went out for tacos the other day. We went to a favorite spot and enjoyed carne asada, carnitas, and a fabulous cheese crisp. The place was quite busy and the atmosphere jovial. At one point, I visited the men’s room. It only has room … Continue reading Out of the Abundance of the Heart: Priorities for Preachers
Someone's thoughts may be as deep as the ocean, but if you are smart, you will discover them. (Proverbs 20:5 CEV) Proverbs 20:5 CEV) Yesterday I had the privilege of attending a breakfast for pastors and ministry leaders. The topic of the day was “Write the Vision.” As part of the exercise, 5 people shared … Continue reading Sunday Supernaturally: Dig Deep
Making Adjustments The righteous shall flourish like a palm tree, He shall grow like a cedar in Lebanon. Psalms 92:12 NKJV Yesterday, I had the privilege of attending a luncheon for ministers. Some I knew, others were new acquaintances. I was struck by the growth and change in those I knew. It was encouraging to … Continue reading Sunday Supernaturally: Growth Cometh