NO RIGHTEOUSNESS, NO JUSTICE

“Righteousness and justice are the foundation of Your throne; Mercy and truth go before You” (Ps. 89:14). I first heard the phrase “When the system fails, righteous men will rise up” while watching a TV series called Bosch. I have a passion for watching law and order TV programs. When I was younger I had thoughts of becoming a lawyer.…

Rediscovering the Kingdom of God: Kingdom Manifesto 3

“He will reign over the house of Jacob forever, and His kingdom will have no end” (Luke 1:33). Jesus’ Begins His Public Ministry Christ’s coming was first prophesied in Isaiah 61:1-3. After spending time in the wilderness, being thoroughly tried and tested by the devil, and proved to be the Son of God, Jesus returned to Galilee in the power…

Rediscovering the Kingdom: Kingdom Manifesto 2

“He will reign over the house of Jacob forever, and His kingdom will have no end” (Luke 1:33). As I look on in horror and sadness the attack on Ukraine and its citizens, I know that God is good and evil will not go unpunished. “Be assured, the evil person will not go unpunished, I believe that what we are…

Rediscovering the Kingdom: Kingdom Manifesto

“He will reign over the house of Jacob forever, and His kingdom will have no end” (Luke 1:33). At the end of 2016, I began to seek the Lord for insight into what many prophetic voices had been sharing regarding the coming New Year 2017. Many were speaking similar words like reset, rebuild, reboot, refresh, This captured my attention. As I…

The “Eshet Chayil” Woman Part 2

“A WOMAN OF VALOR WHO CAN FIND. HER WORTH IS FAR ABOVE JEWELS,” PROVERBS 31:10 Celebrating International Women’s Day Women Who Exhibited Great Courage Have you ever had anyone make you a promise? You waited and waited and waited for the promise to manifest although it appears it would never come to pass. You become frustrated and are tempted to…

The “Eshet Chayil” Woman

“A WOMAN OF VALOR WHO CAN FIND. HER WORTH IS FAR ABOVE JEWELS,” PROVERBS 31:10 Celebrating International Women’s Day Woman of Valor When you read Proverbs 31, you may wonder, “Who is this woman? How can she possibly manage to do all of this and survive?” This woman seems to have it all together. No doubt, many women have felt…

Celebrating International Women’s Day

“A WOMAN OF VALOR WHO CAN FIND. HER WORTH IS FAR ABOVE JEWELS,” PROVERBS 31:10 Celebrating International Women’s Day Today is International Woman’s Day, a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women, and the fight for equality. The day has been observed in some form for more than a century. The earliest International Women’s Day events…

Social Justice and the Hebrew Prophets

“But let justice roll down like waters And righteousness like an ever-flowing stream” (Amos 5:24). Social Justice is a big topic today, along with Critical Race Theory, Marxism …. A plethora of books have been written on the subject with titles like: Social Justice Jesus, Christianity and Wokeness, Christianity and Social Justice, Social Justice Goes to Church, and many others. While…

The Gospel According to Matthew Part 2 – The Beatitudes

“Now when Jesus saw the crowds, He went up on the mountain; and after He sat down, His disciples came to Him. And He opened His mouth and began to teach them,” (Matthew 5:1) Jesus proclaims the new values of the kingdom. “For I say to you that unless your righteousness far surpasses that of the scribes and Pharisees, you will not enter the kingdom of heaven” (Matt. 5:20)…