Guest Post – A Re-Pitching

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Ever find yourself in a place either geographically, emotionally, or spiritually that just doesn’t seem right? No matter how or where you turn it just isn’t good. If you were to really be honest, could it be that you are there due to your poor choices?

I’ve been there. I found myself floundering about, trying ever so hard to just get some kind of foothold, but it is as if I am climbing a wet mossy rock pile, slipping and never getting to the top. The only view I see is that of a cliff off to my right, and to the left the threat of falling is eminent.

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Weekly Devotional – The Power of Knowing God Almighty

“When Abram was ninety-nine years old the LORD appeared to Abram and said to him, ‘I am God Almighty; walk before Me, and be blameless, that I may make My covenant between Me and you, and may multiply you greatly.’” – Genesis 17:1-2.

It is easy for believers to think that in our pursuit of holiness all we need to do is muster up enough self-discipline and “try harder.” But lately the Lord has reminded me that apart from Him, I have ZERO ability to change my own heart. And while He has been faithful to reveal my weakness, He has been even more faithful to remind me of His power and sufficiency to make me more like Him.

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