On Eagle’s Wings: Once hope is let loose, there is no telling what may become possible

- I love the way the springtime is beginning to push through here in Wake Forest We can rejoice, too, when we run into problems and trials, for we know that they help us develop endurance. And endurance develops strength of character, and character strengthens our confident hope of salvation. And this hope will not …

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God is in the “possibility awakening” business!

[It is] the Spirit of God that made me [which has stirred me up], and the breath of the Almighty that gives me life [which inspires me].Job 33:4 There is as lot to like about TED talks. Fact is, being offered the opportunity to give one remains a huge Bucket List item for me. So …

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Worship, promise, belief, and drone photography!

 Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near. Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts …

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why we always jump in the deep end….

Everything worthwhile, and wonderful, and cutting edge, and transformational we have shared has also cost something. It's true in ministry and it's true in relationships. But Rebekah and I are on this adventure together to live faith, and love, and promise, to the absolute full and without holding anything back.

something else kicks into play when you give everything

When he entered the house, the blind men came to him; and Jesus said to them, “Do you believe that I am able to do this?” They said to him, “Yes, Lord.” Then he touched their eyes and said, “According to your faith let it be done to you.” And their eyes were opened. - …

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hydrangea and day lilies blooming their hearts out

Then the angel showed me the river of the water of life, bright as crystal, flowing from the throne of God and of the Lamb through the middle of the street of the city. On either side of the river is the tree of life with its twelve kinds of fruit, producing its fruit each month; and the …

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“Anything is possible if a person believes!”

"Study this Book of Instruction continually. Meditate on it day and night so you will be sure to obey everything written in it. Only then will you prosper and succeed in all you do. This is my command—be strong and courageous! Do not be afraid or discouraged. For the Lord your God is with you wherever …

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Belief and the Promise of a New Year

"If you can do anything, take pity on us and help us.” “‘If you can’?” said Jesus. “Everything is possible for one who believes.” Immediately the boy’s father exclaimed, “I do believe; help me overcome my unbelief!” - Mark 9: 22-24 Today is the seventh day of Christmas, and it's also New Year's Eve. According …

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