Moses spent a lot of his life in the desert. We typically think about the 40 years he spent leading the Israelites through the desert to the Promise Land yet that was actually his send tenure there. Before Moses became the Moses we know and love, God needed him to spend some time being shaped […]
It’s amazing how some times you can be going, going, going and feeling fine the whole time and then suddenly you hit a wall and you just can’t go anymore. It can come out of nowhere yet you’ve run out and are just sitting on “E.” As we turn our attention to Elijah again this […]
We meet Elijah in the book of 1 Kings. With no background or real introduction, we encounter a man who passionately does the right thing despite the hardships he knows it will create. However, the problems don’t end there. Things go from bad to worse. Yet ultimately the challenges he faces could be considered gifts […]
Job’s story is a hard one and yet we can learn some really valuable lessons for when we walk through our own deserts. While Job struggled through his season of hardship, his devotion to God and his willingness to speak openly with God never wavered.
Jeremiah had an AMAZING calling from God yet lived a very troubled life. Perhaps you can relate? You diligently seeking to walk with God, to live for Jesus, yet your life is anything but easy. You keep finding yourself in what feels like a desert – stuck in the middle of the wilderness and not […]
As we come to the end of the book of Daniel, we see one last time the big story the book has been sharing with us over and over again. Yet in the midst of that big story, we also receive a reminder that there is another story taking place… our story! God was working […]
What do you do when things aren’t going the way you expect in life? What do you do when the events unfolding around you don’t line up with your preferred future? This is the situation Daniel finds himself in as we come to the end of his story. The long awaited end of the Exile […]
Deb Hinkel, professor at Lancaster Bible College and pastor at Hershey Free Church, joins us today and shares a call for us each to examine our hearts as we walk through life with God.