Worthy Words

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Hearing His Voice

On Sunday, I got to teach at kids church. The topic? Hearing God's voice. There's truly nothing better or sweeter or more life-changing. It wasn't until my early 30s that I had a major (for me) epiphany: God wasn't emotionally distant. I always knew He was there, but I didn't believe I was "spiritual enough" to hear from him intimately and personally. What a lie. Now when I look back on my life, I can see that God was indeed speaking to me in so many ways (dreams, impressions, desires,...
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Lately, the Father has been teaching me about faith. It's the only language he hears. It has substance and carries currency. It's procreative, precious, and pleasing to him. And without faith it is impossible to please Him, for he who comes to God must believe that He is and that He is a rewarder of those who seek Him. (Hebrews 11:6 NASB) Faith is measured by our belief and trust in the GREAT I AM — and our willingness to risk and take action after hearing his voice. Faith = assurance,...
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Too often I eat the wrong “scroll.” Social media “feeds” sure are appetizing, yet the little squares starve me of true communion and connection. Even the good, godly morsels can dull my senses to taste and see that the Lord is good, firsthand for myself. Jesus is the Word who became flesh. He invites us to partake. His body and blood are true food. His voice is the sweetest treat. I'm declaring this month to be "Just Jesus July." I’ll be fasting from scrolling so I have more room for eating...