At Exponential, a church planting conference, Chris Hodges did a message about discipleship relationships and used the following Scripture as an illustration of relational wounds. Genesis 11:27-32 (ESV)Now these are the generations of Terah. Terah fathered Abram, Nahor, and Haran; and Haran fathered Lot. Haran died in the presence of his father Terah in the land of his kindred, in … Continue reading The Pain in Relationships
Enlarge the place of your tent, and let the curtains of your habitations be stretched out; do not hold back; lengthen your cords and strengthen your stakes.” Isaiah 54:2 We all want to BE that guy – the one who has overcome and is “on the other side”. The one who has been through life … Continue reading I Wanna be THAT Guy
I love how God always has a solution! Previously we looked at this story from both a leader’s and follower’s perspective. Now, let’s look at the next part of this incredible story. Then Moses led the people of Israel away from the Red Sea, and they moved out into the desert of Shur. They traveled … Continue reading Bitter Water… Sweet?
In a previous post, we looked at the responsibility on leadership for following God’s leading. For those that aren’t yet in a leadership position, or for those leaders who unfortunately haven’t learned this valuable principle of following, let’s learn from this same story. Then Moses led the people of Israel away from the Red Sea, and … Continue reading Bitter Water – Following Well