Why Doesn’t God Answer Prayers?

Why? Why doesn’t God answer prayers? Why didn’t God give you that promotion you deserved? Why did God let you get fired? Why did God let your relationship break apart? Why did God let him die? There are so many why’s to be had in this world. Why are there so many of the why’sContinue reading “Why Doesn’t God Answer Prayers?”

Wandering in the Wasteland

Even the wilderness and desert will be glad in those days. The wasteland will rejoice and blossom with spring crocuses. Yes, there will be an abundance of flowers and singing and joy! The deserts will become as green as the mountains of Lebanon, as lovely as Mount Carmel or the plains of Sharon. There theContinue reading “Wandering in the Wasteland”


Jesus looked at them intently and said, “Humanly speaking, it is impossible. But with God everything is possible.” Matthew 19:26 When is the last time you did something unreasonable? Common sense said it was a terrible idea, but you threw logic to the wind and just went with it. How did that work out forContinue reading “Unreasonable”

You Promise?

Just say a simple, ‘Yes, I will,’ or ‘No, I won’t.’ Anything beyond this is from the evil one. Matthew 5:37 Let me ask you something. How many promises have you broken? Even if you could describe yourself as amazing at keeping promises I would guess that you’ve at least broken one, right? I willContinue reading “You Promise?”

Unfair Pay?

So those who are last now will be first then, and those who are first will be last. – Matthew 20:16 I would highly recommend going through and reading Matthew 20:1-16 before reading this because it will make a lot more since, but for those of you pressed on time, I will give you theContinue reading “Unfair Pay?”

Giving Up Your Life to Live Wholly with Christ

“Then Jesus said to his disciples, “If any of you want to be my follower you must turn from your selfish ways, take up your cross, and follow me. If you try to hang on to your life, you will lose it. But if you give up your life for my sake, you will saveContinue reading “Giving Up Your Life to Live Wholly with Christ”