Conntecting the Dots

Posts Tagged: fearful

Speak Life-Giving Words

The tongue can bring death or life…(Proverbs 18:21 NLT) Have you ever said something you later regretted? C’mon. Be honest! I have. Truth be told, I’ve spoken words in anger to my kids when they were young and testing my patience. I’ve said disrespectful things to my husband when I’ve felt stressed and overtired.  I’ve… [ read more ]

I Wanna be Like Caleb!

Caleb is one of my all-time favorite OT characters. When Moses appointed him and 11 other men to spy out the Promised Land, he and Joshua were the only two who came back with a “Let’s go for it!” attitude. The others focused on the challenges and bred fear into the Israelites. As a result,… [ read more ]

Staggered by God's Power

When was the last time you were staggered by God’s power? In Psalm 59, David recalls a time when Saul sent soldiers to his house to kill him. He asked God not to kill his enemies on his behalf, but to stagger them with His power and bring them to their knees. What a prayer!… [ read more ]