The Key to Opening Heaven’s Gates

The Key to Opening Heaven’s Gates

During challenging times, it’s crucial not only to pray but also to praise—for this opens heaven’s gates. After their deliverance from Egypt, Moses and the Israelites sang, “The Lord is my strength and song, and He has become my salvation; …The Lord is a...
Overcome All Obstacles

Overcome All Obstacles

An interesting story in Numbers contrasts two ways of looking at obstacles. Before the Israelites entered the Promised Land, Moses sent 12 men to spy it out. One spy named Caleb returned, saying, “Let us go up at once and take possession, for we are well able to...
Jesus Poured Out His Forgiveness on Us

Jesus Poured Out His Forgiveness on Us

Our lives should overflow with the Holy Spirit so much that we are infectious—spreading God’s presence wherever we go. Yet why is the Spirit’s flow hindered sometimes? One obvious blockage is sin. The good news is that we simply need to repent and turn to Jesus, and...
The Walk of Faith

The Walk of Faith

Our journey with the Lord is by faith and not by sight—so if we want to go on with God, we must stop looking at things with our natural eyes. Spiritual things can only be understood with spiritual insight. Think of Abraham. Romans 4:3 says, Abraham believed God, and...
The Best Way to Know God

The Best Way to Know God

One of the great prayers of the Bible is found in Exodus 33:13, where Moses prays, “Let me know Your ways that I may know You.” It’s interesting that he prays this after seeing great miracles. The Red Sea has divided under his rod. God has provided water, manna and...
A Heart for the Lost

A Heart for the Lost

God promises us in Ezekiel 36:26-28, “I will give you a new heart and put a new spirit within you; I will take the heart of stone out of your flesh and give you a heart of flesh. I will put My Spirit within you and cause you to walk in My statutes, and you will keep...