June 29, 2014
In Survivor, Tribes frequently go through a swap, where things are changed up, and players are sent to other teams. In Daniel’s case, God tells His prophet, Jeremiah, that although Nebuchadnezzar may have taken all the young men as captives, He is going to switch them out, and separate them into two groups: Those that […]
June 23, 2014
We start our Survivor – Babylon series — where we look at the life of Daniel through the popular CBS TV Show, Survivor. This week, we start at the beginning: The Set Up… how did the “Castaways” end up on the island? Or, in Daniel’s case, in Babylon?
June 16, 2014
Tribes! Food Challenges! Immunity Idols — Sounds a lot like a hit TV show on CBS, doesn’t it? Well, it also sounds a lot like the Book of Daniel. Join us for our new series called: Survivor: Babylon, as we follow Daniel and his friends: Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego in the ultimate test of Out […]
June 15, 2014
We’ve talked about when others have let us down, and even when God disappoints us, but what about when the failure is: You. You don’t quite fit in. You don’t think you are doing as well as the others. You just seem to fade into the shadows and disappear. What can be done about this […]
June 8, 2014
God can’t fail, of course… but sometimes it feels like He has. For whatever reason, God disappoints us. What do we do when the one who loves us the most has let us down when we needed Him?
June 2, 2014
We have certain expectations of the people who are in our lives. What is the right way to handle things when those people let us down? Especially when they do it in the worst way possible, and at the worst possible time. How do we deal with people that let us down?
May 27, 2014
We kick of the Epic Fail series with the biggest fail of all: when it seems you have no one to turn to, everyone is against you, and you feel you are one step away from disaster… We go back to the story of Elijah one more time to see God’s recipe for recovery for […]
May 18, 2014
Freedom starts when you realize your life is more like a motorcycle than a station wagon — there are some things that you just can’t carry. So what goes in your saddle bags? And where are we heading?
May 11, 2014
We always look at the people around us to determine how we are doing. This is natural, but dangerous… it can lead us to all sorts of bad assumptions. We really need to learn that, “It Just Doesn’t Matter.” We look at the amazing 24 hour period in Elijah’s life where he went from the […]
May 4, 2014
Yes, God Reigns… but He is also responsible for sending the rain into our lives. In the Old testament rain was what brought wealth and prosperity. What happens when we look to other sources to guarantee our “rain” while still asking God to bless our lives?