'obedience' tagged posts

God’s Answers to Our Excuses

When I was in school, one of the main parts of every day was “Chapel”. It was an opportunity to take time for worship, prayer and to hear a message of challenge or encouragement from a staff member, student or periodically a guest speaker. On one particular occasion, we had a guest speaker with special…

Steps to a Deeper Faith Pt. 1

With a new year approaching, everyone starts talking about resolutions, plans and dreams. Even in the church, we talk about vision and goals that lead to growth and change. For me, it is seeing people get from A to B in their relationship with God; to becoming more like Christ. It is having a deeper faith in…

Seeing God as He is

When I went back to school to Briercrest College and Seminary, I had to take an English course. I had been out of school for a decade and I needed to “brush up” on my writing skills. In this class, we had to read a series of short stories. Each of these stories were filled…

A New Year of Opportunities

As I was thinking about what to write this morning, I put in one of my favourite CDs by Brian Doerksen to listen to.
One song spoke to me. It is called , “Lead Us Lord (Dream Again)”, and it speaks to those times in life when we come to a crossroads.