Conntecting the Dots

Posts Tagged: Promised Land

Settling for Less Than God's Best

Sometimes I wonder how often we settle for less than God’s best. He might have great and glorious plans for us, but we never see them realized because unbelief steps in: We doubt His ability to provide financially. We doubt His wisdom in asking us to do a specific task. We doubt His strength to… [ read more ]

Different People, Different Perspectives

It amazes me how different people can look at the same situation and come away with completely different perspectives. It’s like the old fable about a group of blind men who encountered an elephant and then tried to describe the beast. Each man, having felt a different part of the elephant’s body, had a personal… [ read more ]

Can God be Trusted?

Over and over again, God invites me to trust Him with every detail of my life. Truth is, I don’t always do it because it’s scary sometimes…especially when I don’t understand how the puzzle pieces fit together. The Israelites felt the same way. We know that’s true by their negative response when God told them… [ 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 ]