All God asks of us is to be realists. No, not that kind of realist. Not the kind who puts nothing extraordinary into life and who expects nothing miraculous out of it. Rather, the kind that lives according to God’s reality. Let me elaborate.
Realism is, according to Webster’s Dictionary, “a tendency to face facts and be practical rather than imaginative or visionary.” But which “facts”? “Practical” according to whom? It’s an interesting definition, isn’t it? Implicit in the English language is a belief that what is imaginative or visionary is unreal. What makes people think that what they see with their skeptical eyes constitutes the truth of a situation?
Think about it. A realist, by the world’s definition, is someone who faces...
No matter what your life journey is like on a given day, you can trust in one solid fact: JESUS IS THERE WITH YOU. If you allow Him to, He will use your circumstances—even difficult ones—to make you more like Him.
The daily readings in The One Year At HIS Feet Devotional are for those who want to go deeper in their journey with Jesus. Dare to get close to Him. Fiercely guard those moments you spend at His feet. There you will be instructed, strengthened, encouraged, and challenged. And as you draw near, you will be increasingly conformed to the image of the Master.
Enjoy this devotional sample from At HIS Feet.
This month, please pray for the following:
- Praise and Thanksgiving for your generosity last month as we met the $300,000 matching gift!
- Praise for our recent Instructor Training last month. Please pray for these men and women as they expand their ministries teaching Walk Thru the Bible Live Events throughout North America.
- Pray for our Philippines conference this month. Several of our staff are traveling to the Philippines to train local pastors.
- Pray for an upcoming conference in Iraq, training pastors in Chosen (our newest resource on the life of Mary).
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