A thorn in the flesh? Our way of thinking makes it very difficult to understand this. We have false ideas of who God is. Trials and sickness can bring us the greatest amount of grace. God is not in the business of making us happy, but holy.
Ever suffer from spiritual despression -- even at times when, no matter how great you feel the power of God working in your life, you still feel as if you could rise from your bed only to eat, then lie back down again? In I Kings 19, Elijah felt that way,
August 30, 2009 - In just a little while God in His mercy will lead His church into the wilderness. The wilderness is not a place to be avoided, but rather a place to be understood. There is something of God in this place. God Himself will allure us there
This is a very encouraging message for those Christians who truly love the Lord but recognize their own weakness and inablility to serve him as well as they wish to. Pastor Conlon helps us realize God cannot get glory out of confident and self assured ves
Jesus tells us to "pray and faint not."This message brings to light the reasons why we often "faint"in prayer. We must come to the Lord with a WHOLE heart - and not TRY Him, but SERVE Him, because He is GOD. Many do not get through to God because they are
February 20, 2007 - Only the Word of God has the power to create and recreate. Spiritual awakenening is when God speaks and He has free course in our hearts and there is no resistance to His voice. When God finds a heart that does not resist His spoken Wo