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Where Do You Find Delight?

[Day 28 of my church’s 40-day REND 960 season of fasting & prayer] In the opening verses of Isaiah 58, God speaks to His people about hos they seem to want to “be near” Him and seem to want to “know His ways”. This would seem to be a good thing, except that He confronts … Continue reading

Your Light Will Break Forth

Isaiah 58 is such an incredible invitation — to allow God to share His heart with us! Can you believe that the God of the universe would rend His heart to us?? What a grand and glorious privilege. I can hardly think of a higher calling! But, there’s more!! For those who say “yes” to … Continue reading

Affection-Based Obedience

[This post is part of a 40-day season of fasting and prayer called “Rend 960” that my church is doing] Affection Based Obedience John 15:12 “This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you.13 Greater love has no one than this, that someone lay down his life for his friends. 14 You are my friends if you … Continue reading

No Longer Servants

[This post is part of a 40-Day season of fasting and prayer my church is doing called “Rend 960”] Day 14 John 15:15 No longer do I call you servants, for the servant does not know what his master is doing; but I have called you friends, for all that I have heard from my Father I have made known … Continue reading

Breakthrough to Joy!

[this post is part of a 40-day season of prayer and fasting that my church is doing called “Rend 960”] Nehamiah 8:10 …. the joy of the Lord is your strength.”   I Peter 1:8 Though you have not seen him, you love him. Though you do not now see him, you believe in him and rejoice with joy that is inexpressible … Continue reading

Fellowshiping with the Spirit

2 Corinthians 13:14  The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ and  the love of God and  the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all.   How often are you aware of the fact that GOD’S Spirit is living INSIDE of you? It’s a radical and stunning truth! Friendship with God (as referenced in the previous post/email) … Continue reading

As a Friend

[This post is part of a 40-day season of prayer and fasting called “Rend 960” at my church.] Exodus 33:11.. the Lord used to speak to Moses face to face, as a man speaks to his friend   John 15:15  No longer do I call you servants, for the servant does not know what his master is doing; but I have … Continue reading

Fasting to Feast

I like eating.  Who doesn’t, really?  I can definitely say that I have been feasting during this holiday season!  It seems like from Thanksgiving through New Years all I do is EAT!  And, the food is GOOD! 🙂  There have been so many goodies around my house this season, it’s crazy!!  I can say, I … Continue reading

So, You Want to Fast?

I’m by no means an expert on the topic of fasting, but, I have attempted to make it a part of my life — and I have a deep appreciation for it, perhaps even a love for it!   So what I can share, I want to! I’m particularly excited because I see many of my friends who are University … Continue reading

The Wisest Prayer

The Wisest Prayer    Song of Songs 1:1-2 Solomon’s Song of Songs: “Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth-for your love is more delightful than wine.” Song of Songs is such a misunderstood book.  I’m not wanting to unpack the whole thing, but actually only highlight these two verses that open up this … Continue reading