In this excerpt of my narrative, Daniel Ezekiel sets up the Circle of Trust and explains what the group is going to be doing in the Circle. Please leave comments about what you think so far.
Whenever we face difficulties, it is easy to fall victim to anxiety and fear. In Exodus 6, the Lord speaks to an anxious Moses and reveals that he has no reason to fear; and neither should we when crisis comes our way.
Proclaiming the Gospel may seem like an impossible task. In our study of Exodus 3, Moses was also given an impossible mission. Let's see what the Lord did to instill confidence in him and may it instill faith in us.
The future is unknown to us. Yet as Christians, we are called to not fear the unknown.
16 Just then a man came up to Jesus and asked, “Teacher, what good thing must I do to get eternal life?” 17 “Why do you ask me about what is good?” Jesus replied. “There is only One who is good. If you want to enter life, keep the commandments.” 18 “Which ones?” he inquired. Jesus replied, “‘You shall not murder, … Continue reading Security in Christ
3 And he said: “Truly I tell you, unless you change and become like little children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven. 4 Therefore, whoever takes the lowly position of this child is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven. 5 And whoever welcomes one such child in my name welcomes me. Matthew 18:3-5 (New International Version) Obtaining Greatness What … Continue reading Trust is the Key to Greatness
18 Jesus rebuked the demon, and it came out of the boy, and he was healed at that moment. 19 Then the disciples came to Jesus in private and asked, “Why couldn’t we drive it out?” 20 He replied, “Because you have so little faith. Truly I tell you, if you have faith as small as a mustard seed, you can … Continue reading Exercising Faith
Pushing the Limits When I go the gym, I strive to push myself and see how long I can go before my body calls it quits. When that happens, I push myself a little bit harder, trying to get every ounce of power out of my body to go a little while longer. Nevertheless, no … Continue reading God Has All the Power
24 Then Jesus said to his disciples, “Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me. 25 For whoever wants to save their life will lose it, but whoever loses their life for me will find it. 26 What good will it be for someone to gain the whole world, yet … Continue reading Called to Discipleship
I search for her night and day, Every nook and cranny I seek her. For the one I'll call my own, The one who's my other half I look for. I desire a friend who'll be with me for life, The one I seek is the one I'll call wife. My heart is shrouded in … Continue reading My Other Half