Tag Archive: perseverance

24
May

Overcoming Our Past

“Then the Spirit of the Lord came upon Jephthah.” – Judges 11:29a We’ve all heard stories of individuals who have overcome extreme hardship during their childhood years. Children of alcoholics, […]

07
Nov

Celebrate The Reasons Behind Your Trials

Read Acts 5:41. James pictures these disenfranchised Israelites as “falling into” trials. The phrase “falling into” might be better translated “encountering.” It is the same term used in the story […]

06
Nov

No Turning Back

“Whoever does not take up their cross and follow me is not worthy of me.” Matthew 10:38 In northern Nigeria, confessing Christ by word of mouth is not the only […]