Don’t Hide Your Light!

“You are the light of the world. A city that is set on a hill cannot be hidden. Nor do they light a lamp and put it under a basket, but on a lampstand, and it gives light to all who are in the house. Let your light so shine before men, that they may …

Faithful.

“Lord, humble me and may you find me fighting to be faithful, rather than seeking popularity. May I care about your reputation and learn to let you care about mine.” This was part of a Jill Briscoe devotional I was reading and how hard it slammed into my heart. It is so easy to become crippled …

Search me.

Search me, O God, and know my heart; Try me, and know my anxieties; And see if there is any wicked way in me, And lead me in the way everlasting. (Psalm 139:23-24) O we do not know the depths of our own hearts, our inner motives, what lies beneath. And so to You my Lord I …

The Cost.

Then King David said to Ornan, “No, but I will surely buy it for the full price, for I will not take what is yours for the Lord, nor offer burnt offerings with that which costs me nothing.” (1 Chronicles 21:24) This one verse speaks volumes to me. David had committed a great sin against the Lord in numbering his military might …