The Least of These

And the King shall answer and say unto them, verily I say unto you, inasmuch as ye have done it unto one of the least of these my brethren, ye have done it unto me. —Jesus You know, sometimes as a writer, you are feeling so much in your heart, but you just can’t quite find…

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A Closer Walk: Renunciation and Following Jesus

I have thought on the word “discipleship” a great deal in recent years. If I had to describe, in one word, this journey of mine it has all come down to the word: RENUNCIATION. The dictionary gives this simple definition of renunciation: abnegation, denial, forsaking, giving up, self-abnegation, self-denial, self-renunciation. Tough words. Sometimes painful. Always…

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A Closer Walk: Getting To Know Someone

I knew “the basics” about Someone called The Holy Spirit: Comforter, Teacher, Guide. The Third Person of the Trinity. I knew, too, that He would “whisper” to me on occasion. The Still Small Voice mentioned in the Bible, 1 Kings 19.   I would hear these faint whispers from time to time, usually while I…

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A Closer Walk: God Never Plays Games With Us

God never plays games with us. He never lies to us. He always shoots straight with us. I believe that is why Jesus plainly said, “And no one can be my disciple who does not carry his own cross and follow me. But DON’T BEGIN until you count the cost…” Luke 14:27-28What could be plainer…

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My Prayer for CHINA:

THE APPOINTED TIME “…For the time to favor her. Yes, the set time, has come.” Psalm 102:13 NKJV Father,      I come into Your throne room again, on the behalf of Your Beloved, China. First Father I thank you, with all my heart I thank you, for all whose prayers have come before me.…

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