I’ve been reading through the Old Testament this month and this past week I’ve been digging into the different pieces of the tabernacle. While looking at the Ark of the Covenant the word “Overshadow” caught my eye: The Cherubim spread out their wings above, overshadowing the mercy seat with their wings, with their faces one […]

The Reign of Sin

It has been testified somewhere, “What is man that you are mindful of him, or the son of man, that you care for him? You made him for a little while lower than the angels; you have crowned him with glory and honor, putting EVERYTHING in subjection under his feet.” At present, we do not […]

Lift Up Your Eyes

For some time I have heard God calling out: “Lift Up Your Eyes” I used to believe that God was just telling me to lift up my eyes off of the circumstances in front of me. When I would struggle, I would hear him whisper, “Lift up your eyes.” I felt he was giving me […]

New Creation

And the Lord said: “Because this people draw near with their mouth and honor me with their lips, while their hearts are far from me, and their fear of me is a commandment taught by men, therefore, behold, I will again do wonderful things with this people, with wonder upon wonder; and the wisdom of […]

When did we stop looking Up?

But since we belong to the day, let us be sober, having put on the breastplate of faith and love, and for a helmet the hope of salvation. 1 Thessalonians 5:8 The Hope of Salvation The helmet of salvation protects our minds from the blows of the enemy by putting our hope in salvation. What […]

Jealous Fire

Do not quench the Spirit. 1 Thessalonians 5:19 Have you ever thought about what it means to QUENCH the Spirit? To Quench is┬áto put out or extinguish fire and flames. To quench is to cool suddenly by plunging into a liquid. But he who is coming after me is mightier than I, whose sandals I […]