Tag: connecting with God

God’s Communication

  God wants to hear from us in prayer.  God wants us to share every aspect of our lives with Him.  Then God wants us to listen.  We should be listening for God’s response after every prayer.  In fact, listening is probably the most…

The Power of Prayer

  Contrary to popular belief, prayer is not God’s drive-thru window, where we can order up anything we want in life.  Prayer is our direct connection to God and should be used to acknowledge God’s awesome power and love, to give thanks for all…

God’s Promises

  The world we live in is filled with uncertainty.  Will we remain healthy?  Is our job secure?  Will the government make life better or worse?  Will we have enough money for the future?  What unexpected circumstance will tomorrow bring?  The amount of uncertainty…

Your Connection to God

  God is spirit. “God is spirit, and his worshipers must worship in the Spirit and in truth.”  John 4:24 When we look in the mirror, we see how the world views who we are, but the truth is we are far more than…

Your Awesome Power

  He said to them, “Go into all the world and preach the gospel to all creation.”  Mark 16:15 God has provided each and every one of us with a simple way to share the gospel with the whole world – it’s called the…

Talking with God

  Wouldn’t it be wonderful to sit down with Jesus and have a private conversation?  In many ways it’s almost impossible for me to imagine what it must have been like to be one of the twelve apostles.  Spending every day in the presence…

How to Start Your Study of the Bible

If you’ve never undertaken a serious detailed study of the Bible, you’re missing out on what I believe is the most important journey of your life.  New Christians, mature Christians, and those who are still searching for God will benefit greatly from taking the…

Are You Praying Too Much?

A large part of serving God is staying in contact with Him through prayer.  Your relationship with God depends on good communication.  We need to construct our prayers in a way that pleases God and not in a way that irritates Him. Turning on…