Tag Archives: obedience

Why Should We Pray? – Jonah 2 – part 2

Have you ever prayed out of AFFLICTION not AFFECTION?   I have!  This is how Jonah prays and we see that’s it’s okay. From inside the fish Jonah prayed to the Lord his God Jonah 2:1. This is the first time … Continue reading

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Facing Change – 1 Kings 19:19-21

Change or transition is hard, but we can face it bravely and powerfully with God’s help. The transition in leadership from Elijah to Elisha reminds us that we can be obedient to what God is calling us to do without … Continue reading

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Trusting God in Obedience – 1 Samuel 15

Our passage today is one of the most difficult in the entire bible to teach.  It is used by Atheists to accuse God of genocide.  It raises questions about the goodness and justice of God.  It is shocking that God … Continue reading

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Do I Have the Strength?

When you are all stressed out or facing a major decision to what do you turn?   I often turn to the refrigerator or the pantry or turn to caffeine or sugar.   I should turn to prayer first and often.  When … Continue reading

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