Looking for Thunderstorms

1 Kings 18:41-46 41 Now Elijah said to Ahab, “Go up, eat and drink, for there is the sound of the roar of a heavy shower.” 42 So Ahab went up to eat and drink. But Elijah went up to the top of Carmel, and he crouched down on the earth and put his face between his...

Bearing Good Fruit

Matthew 7:16-20 16 You will recognize them by their fruits. Are grapes gathered from thornbushes, or figs from thistles? 17 So, every healthy tree bears good fruit, but the diseased tree bears bad fruit. 18 A healthy tree cannot bear bad fruit, nor can a diseased tree...

Standing Confident in Christ

2 Corinthians 1:12 (NASB) “12For our proud confidence is this: the testimony of our conscience, that in holiness and godly sincerity, not in fleshly wisdom but in the grace of God, we have conducted ourselves in the world, and especially toward you.” Proud...

The Proof is in the Rejoicing

1 Peter 1:6–9 (NAS): [6] In this you greatly rejoice, even though now for a little while, if necessary, you have been distressed by various trials, [7] so that the proof of your faith, being more precious than gold which is perishable, even though tested by fire, may...