The abc’s of Believing: M – More

What do you want more than anything? I guarantee, what your heart hungers for? You will go after it. It will probably be one of the first things you think about when you wake up in the morning, and it will be there when you close your eyes, at the end of the day. Created…

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Establish Dominion!

Stop repeating the past. Start creating the future. Mark Batterson, The Lion Chasers Manifesto, Chase The Lion God put you on this planet (with all of your unique quirks and kooky character issues) to abolish the status quo and thereby establish His dominion. So how do we do that? It is going back to God’s…

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Rachel Is Weeping…

The Lord spoke to me again, saying: In Ramah there is bitter weeping—Rachel is weeping for her children and cannot be comforted, for they are gone.  But the Lord says: Don’t cry any longer, for I have heard your prayers and you will see them again; they will come back to you from the distant…

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Pulling Down Heaven: Mama Suppes

Not one promise from God is empty of power, for nothing is impossible with God!” Luke 1:37 TPT I grew up hearing the story of “Mama Suppes.” Dad said she was a woman of great faith, with a dream, who believed in a great God. One who knows our hearts and answers our dreamer-prayers when…

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The abc’s of Believing: L – Loved

This is love: He loved us long before we loved him. It was his love, not ours. He proved it by sending his Son to be the pleasing sacrificial offering to take away our sins. Delightfully loved ones, if he loved us with such tremendous love, then “loving one another” should be our way of…

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In Trials and Triumph

Run to the roar. Set God-sized goals. Pursue God-given passions. Go after a dream that is destined to fail without divine intervention. Mark Batterson, The Lion Chaser’s Manifesto, Chase the Lion In every dream there are days of trial and days of triumph. (That’s just telling it true.) Giving birth to anything is hard sweaty…

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The abc’s of Believing: K – Keys

I will give you the keys of heaven’s kingdom realm to forbid on earth that which is forbidden in heaven, and to release on earth that which is released in heaven.”  Matthew 16: 19 This verse in the Bible has always been a mystery to me, because I have lost count of the many times I have asked…

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Letting Go of My Unbelief

The impossible is an illusion… The impossible is temporary… Repent of unbelief in the possibility of your dream! – Mark Batterson When I was praying about where to go with this blog in the New Year, I knew we would continue our series on believing, but I also knew that we had to go after…

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Wrap-around God!

Here is the scripture prayer I have chosen to begin each new day in my “prayer circle” in 2019. I have decided to begin each new day by glorifying our Wrap-around God! So, I have chosen The Passion Translation for Psalm 115, because in addition to reading Mark Batterson’s, Draw the Circle I have also…

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Normal Is Way Overrated!

Lion chasers don’t run away; lion chasers run to the roar. -Mark Batterson “Normal is overrated.” or so says Mark Batterson. “Now, in my sixties,” I have wholeheartedly decided. “He is right!” “Bah and humbug, to the status quo!” that’s my new motto. I have been playing it safe for much too long, and I…

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