No matter how great any individual leader may seem, true world changing greatness in a community (or church) can only happen when everyone in that community is on board as an active participant.
a curse was spoken, the ax slipped, and it cut his heart in two.
There is no question about it. Joseph had grit. But it wasn’t grit that enabled him to interpret dreams.
For God is not unjust. He will not forget how hard you have worked for him and how you have shown your love to him by caring for other believers, as you still do. Our great desire is that you will keep on loving others as long as life lasts, in order to make certain that…
It is God’s job to redeem and restore. It is our job to rebuild.
Then the king ordered Ashpenaz, his chief of staff, to bring to the palace some of the young men of Judah’s royal family and other noble families, who had been brought to Babylon as captives. “Select only strong, healthy, and good-looking young men,” he said. “Make sure they are well versed in every branch of…
How good is your follow through?
Working hard for God is not legalism. It is not heresy. It is obedience.
For the next three days I could barely bend my fingers. It hurt to do even the simplest of things like buckle my belt and grip my fork as it brought food from plate to mouth…
God showed up because God is God and He can do whatever He wants wherever He wants however He wants.