Monthly Archives: November 2015

Earthshaking Thanksgiving

How do you prepare for an earthquake accompanied by a tsunami? Hebrews 12:25-29 points you to a shaking greater than “the big one” expected here in the Northwest. You are receiving an unshakable kingdom. Listen to the God who speaks. … Continue reading

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Look at the Church—What Do You See?

How relevant is the church in a world of terrorism and bomb strikes? How important is the church when you face job loss or problems in your life? Hebrews 12:18-24 points you to the church the way God sees it, … Continue reading

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Seeing the Lord

What does it take to see the Lord? Were I to suggest that essential for seeing the Lord is holiness, the reaction might be, “that sounds like basing salvation on works.” We very properly recoil from the suggestion that our … Continue reading

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The Harvest of Discipline

Ask any conscientious parent—disciplining your child is hard work. But you do it because of the fruit you hope it bears in your child’s life. Hebrews 12:4-13 calls you to endure the discipline of your Father in heaven—so that you, … Continue reading

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