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The Midwives Feared God

The Midwives Feared God

There are so many names in the Bible, oftentimes I am prone to overlook them and move on. However, today I noticed some new names as I was doing my Bible Study, No Other Gods by Kelly Minter. We were reading in Exodus 1 about the captivity of the Israelites. As the Pharaoh pressed God’s people harder, they just grew and multiplied. (Exodus 1:12) …

New Life

New Life

The vines stretch high and spread out across the brick siding of my neighbors house. The birds create masterworks with their tweeting sounds. As the sun begins to descend from the sky and the world goes dark again, I reflect on the beauty that is spring…

The Call of Prayer

The Call of Prayer

I have a confession though… My time in prayer has seen better days. Yes I talk to God throughout the day and pray before meals, yes I pray for someone when he or she comes into my mind or they have a request, but what about the time I am setting aside to intercede on the behalf of others and myself?

In order for us to have extraordinary prayer lives, it is extremely important to value a portion of our time with the Lord in communication with Him…