“Righteousness lifts up a nation, but sin is a disgrace in any society” (Proverbs 14:34). Lord, we wonder about the future. Can times of blessing come again to our nation? Yes! They can – but there needs to be a big change in our way of thinking and our way of living. There needs to […]Read More Lord, we pray for a revival – a revival of looking to You, listening to you, learning from You and living for You.
Lord, we see two sides of Jehoshaphat (2 Chronicles 19:2-3) – two sides of ourselves! There is the godly side – “O Lord … our eyes are upon You” (2 Chronicles 20:12). There is the sinful side – “Jehoshaphat … made an alliance with Ahaziah … who was guilty of wickedness” (2 Chronicles 20:35). Lord, […]Read More Two sides of ourselves – the godly side and the sinful side
Lord, we’re living in difficult times. Many are choosing to do what is “evil in the sight of the Lord” (2 Chronicles 21:6). Help us to make another choice, a better choice. Help us to choose to “be the Lord’s people” (2 Chronicles 23:16) – “O happy day! that fixed my choice on Thee, my […]Read More Lord, we’re living in difficult times.
Lord, You call us to work for You, to “work in the Temple of the Lord” (2 Chronicles 4:11; 2 Chronicles 5:1). This is no ordinary work. It’s spiritual work. It is “most holy” (2 Chronicles 3:8,10; 2 Chronicles 4:22). Real work come for You emerges from true worship of You. Before we can be […]Read More Lord, You call us to work for You …
“There is room for a humble and courageous defence of Christianity. The combination of humility and courage is the combination that Christianity in our day sorely needs.” — G.C. BerkouwerRead More A humble and courageous defence of Christianity
The Exodus is more than a departure. It’s a deliverance. It’s more than a protest against Egypt. It’s an answer to prayer. It’s more than a social revolution. It’s a spiritual revelation of God’s love.Read More Preaching the Word of the Lord – Exodus 2:23-25
Lord, You’re calling us to pray – and You’re giving us Your promise of blessing (2 Chronicles 7:14). We ask, “Where is the blessing?” You turn our question around. You say to us, “Where is the prayer?” This is challenging, Lord. Help us to keep on praying – and to keep on believing that there […]Read More Lord, You’re calling us to pray – and You’re giving us Your promise of blessing.