Ministry Resources
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Nothing Wasted

You would never call time of doing nothing with an earthly…

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The Fathers’ Cry

In the background of every single one of our own personal…

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Speak Out

My whole life I have always been soft-spoken. From the time…

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Sliding Through

As I waited for my husband one afternoon at the mall, I…

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Voices

Every day we are bombarded with a hundred different…

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Unexpected Grace

Unexpected grace diffuses, convicts, and comforts. It was…

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Mary Believed The Angel’s Word – Luke 1:38

“I’m here! The Lord’s servant! Let it happen for me just as…

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The Test – Have Joseph’s Brothers Changed?

Joseph orders his household manager to return his brothers’…

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The Call to Go in Faith

God calls Abram to leave behind everything familiar to him…

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The Accusation of Potiphar’s Wife

Years ago it looked as if my life and ministry were over on…

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Taking Responsibility

Joseph accuses his brothers of wrongdoing. Regarding his…

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Judah and Tamar

The shift in scene from Joseph to Judah and Tamar in Genesis…

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Sexual Depravity and a Servant of God

One ancient purpose of this passage is to depict the…

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The Spirit-Baptized Life

What does the Spirit-baptized life look like? Jesus is the…

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Reconciliation

Joseph has finally revealed himself to his brothers (Genesis…

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Joseph Thrown into The Pit

How much time did Joseph’s brothers have to plot to throw…

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Buried in Faith

The story of Jacob’s burial, like the story of him blessing…

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Blessing Pharaoh

Although we often retell the stories in Genesis, sometimes…

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Be Careful Whom You Trust

The narrator of Genesis tells the story of Jacob and the…

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Understanding The Context of Judah’s Punishment in Genesis 38

Understanding the context of Biblical passages is key to…

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Joseph Lavishly Welcomes His Family

Joseph realizes that his brothers are genuinely sorry for…

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Joseph Goes to Prison

Bad things happen to good people. Granted, Judah suffered…

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Jacob’s Faith Renewed

In the face of tragedy, we sometimes forget how much God is…

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Living at Peace with Our Neighbors

As a minority in a larger society, how should we as…

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Interpreting Pharaoh’s Dreams

There were reasons why God had given Joseph practice in…

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God’s Purposes, Our Grief – Genesis 35

God’s call and our commitment do not exempt us from…

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God’s Goodness Messed Up

Genesis lavishly depicts God’s goodness, but also warns of…

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Faith No Matter What The Cost – Genesis 22

Abraham offers a great model of faith. He followed God’s…

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Thoughts About The First Five Commandments – Exodus 20:1-12

The first few commandments of the Ten Commandments teach us…

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Why it is Important to Study the Bible in Context

Context is the way God gave us the Bible, one book at a…

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Once-Saved, Always-Saved? Maybe Not

There are different definitions of once-saved-always-saved,…

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Which Day Is the Sabbath?

Jesus says that the Sabbath was made for people’s benefit…

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How to Make Disciples According to Matthew 28:18-20

The immediate context of Matt 28:18-20 provides us examples…

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When Pharaoh Demands What is God’s

Pharaoh requires the slaves to meet their daily quota of…

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Wake up, for the Day is near!

In some circles, we think of “revival” or “awakening” as…

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Not Just What God Saved Us From

What usually gets our attention is that God delivers us out…

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All Things for Good

“And we know that in all things God works for the good of…

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The Purpose of Spiritual Gifts

1 Corinthians 12-14 The Corinthian church was like much of…

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When Your Feet No Longer Touch Bottom (Part 2)

“David was greatly distressed… But David found…

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When Things Go Wrong

When things go wrong, do you go with them? A group of us are…

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What is Supporting You?

Sandra Miller was at work when her daughter called from…

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Traction

What does your future look like? What keeps a person stuck…

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Too Soon to Quit

Two years ago I sat on the edge of a hospital bed and talked…

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The Empty Head

Billy told his mother he had a stomachache. His mother…

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Run Well and Finish Strong

Read For I am already being poured out like a drink…

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Mirror, Mirror, On the Wall…

While in college, I lived in an older home with a bunch of…

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If You Can’t Follow, You Shouldn’t Lead

Dr. Russell Jeung, author of At Home in Exile and leading…

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I Am Perfectly Fine

One day an old man was casually walking along a country lane…

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Got Growth?

This might be a tough statement for some of us to hear:…

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Going Back to Go Forward

In a series of Peanuts comic strips, Linus shares with…