Over the past week I have been trying to slow down my thoughts and put into motion what I needed to have written 3-4 years ago. It’s been a vision and word that has been urgent, but I’ve been timid. I preached on it and was ignored. That happens all the time anyway, so I went on. Yet, my own spirit knew this was not something to just set aside. It was something that needed prayer and writing and warning.Continue reading “Re-evaluating “Living in Babylon””
From my message Sunday morning: Continue reading “The new possibilities for the American conservative church”
- To realize we can live with DEEP FAITH in turbulent times.
- To understand we can walk WITH POWER in cultures that are not what we knew just a few years ago.
- We are called to live PROPHETICALLY, not pathetically.
- We are called to be PREPARED, not PANICKED.
The Babylonian Empire is on its way out. Belshazzar rules, but he is not his father. Daniel is called in to interpret once again, but he knows what is going on already.
Belshazzar foolishly offers Daniel riches if he will interpret the writing on the wall. Continue reading “Grasping at the robes of Belshazzar”