Minute Messages

Press Into God’s Promises

Our God is a promise-keeping God. Others may make a promise and forget it. But if God makes a promise, he keeps it. Does God’s integrity make a more

God Does What He Says He Will Do

Faith is a choice. It is! And Promised Land people risk the choice. When forced to stand at the crossroads of belief and unbelief, they choos more

A Holy Cause

Maybe the reason your problems feel so great is because your cause is too small. Perhaps you need to set your mind on a holy cause. Do you have a more

Ponder the Holiness of God

Moses announced in Exodus 15:11, “Who among the gods is like you, Lord? Who is like you—majestic in holiness?” The psalmist asked, “Who in more

Trust God

You will never have a problem-free life. Pigs might fly. A kangaroo might swim. Men might surrender the remote control. Women might quit buying more

An Heir of God’s Estate

Long after Joshua had distributed the land of Canaan, seven of the tribes were still in the military camp. Joshua scolded them in Joshua 18:3, more

Run Your Own Race

A little boy named Adam wanted to be like his friend Bobby.  Adam loved the way Bobby walked and talked. Bobby wanted to be like Charlie. Something more

God’s Definition of Promotion

For twenty years I was the senior minister of our church. Budgets, personnel, buildings, hiring and firing… was happy to fill the role. But I was more

A Lot in Life

Do you know what makes you, you? Have you identified the features that distinguish you from every other human who has inhaled oxygen? You have an more

Everybody Gets a Gift

Joshua said: “Tribe of Judah, take the high country. Manasseh, occupy the valleys. People of God, inhabit the land east of the Jordan.” Jesus more

What You Were Made to Do

Many people stop short of their destiny. They settle for someone else’s story. Grandpa was a butcher, Dad was a butcher, so I guess I’ll be a more

You at Your Best

Call it what you wish. A talent…a skill set…a gift. The terms are different, but the truth is the same. Paul says in 1 Corinthians more

Spill Your Heart Before God

As a member of God’s family, come to Him— not as a stranger, but as an heir. Earnestly make your requests known to him; not because of what you more

Extreme Prayer

My friend Greg Pruett’s most significant contribution might be in the area of “extreme prayer.” In 2008 he assumed the role as president of more

A Relationship with God

Our relationship with God is exactly that– a relationship. His invitation in Psalm 27:8 is simple. Come and talk with me, O my people. And our more