Holy Hide and Seek

““If you love me, obey my commandments. And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another Advocate, who will never leave you. He is the Holy Spirit, who leads into all truth. The world cannot receive him, because it isn’t looking for him and doesn’t recognize him. But you know him, because …

Romans 12:12

I love this scripture! Rejoice in our confident hope! The most dangerous thing in our lifetime is hope! Without it you have nothing, with it you have everything. Hope! The writer of Romans reminds us to "be confident" in our hope. What is it that you are putting your confident hope in? Some people put …

Awaken Day 5

Awaken Devotional, Day 5: Revival Hope Today's devotional again comes courtesy of Mark Nysewander. In an April 1 blog post, "Revival Hope is about Tasting the Future," Mark wrote: "Revival hope is ... not a fact you learn. It’s living! You actually taste what’s ahead." He then provided some examples of what we have to …

Awaken Day 4

This week Pastor Keith Cowart is guest writing and sharing thoughts from Mark Nysewander's book "Revival Rising" as we prepare for next week's Awaken Meetings. Awaken Devotional, Day 4: Humility Our guest speaker next week, Mark Nysewander, recently penned a blog post, "What Humility Has to Do with Revival," that fits right in with where …

Awaken Day 3

This week Pastor Keith Cowart is guest writing for Pursue Today as we prepare ourselves for next week's Awakening meetings. Awaken Devotional, Day 3: Fasting Scripture: Isaiah 58:6-8 “Is not this the kind of fasting I have chosen: to loose the chains of injustice and untie the cords of the yoke, to set the oppressed …

Awaken Day 2

This week Pastor Keith Cowart is guest writing for our blog as we prepare ourselves for the Awakening Meetings next week. Hope you enjoy! The Plowed Life Scripture: Hosea 10:12 "Sow for yourselves righteousness, reap the fruit of unfailing love, and break up your unplowed ground; for it is time to seek the Lord, until he comes and …