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Hope For Today #222 – Faith Refuses to Live Rebelliously!
Faith Refuses to Live Rebelliously! “The vision concerning Judah and Jerusalem that Isaiah son of Amoz saw during the reigns of Kings Uzziah, Jotham, Ahaz, and Hezekiah of Judah. Listen, heavens, and pay attention, earth, for the Lord has … Continue reading
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Hope For Today #171 – Expansion Is First Seen In Our Dreams!
Sharing isn’t always a good idea, especially when God is talking to us!You see, God doesn’t speak to everybody the same way. And some people, well … God doesn’t speak to it all except through His Word – the Bible. … Continue reading
Posted in Transformed Tagged Bible, dream, foreknowledge, fulfill, future, God, history, Israel, jealous, jealousy, Joseph, parents, rebuke, sharing, slavery, Word of God Leave a comment
Hope For Today – God’s Expansion Plans As We Start Afresh!
As I asked people what they did when the lockdown was released, it was interesting to hear their responses. I was looking for the big plans that they had hoped and dreamed about. Most of the people responded about enjoying being back … Continue reading
Posted in Hope For Today, Transformed Tagged 2020, Bible, clergy, confidence, dreams, eternity, family, fasting, future, Holy Spirit, hopes, Israel, lockdown, mission, New Year, Noah, pastor, plans, prayer, purpose, quarantine, siritual, spirit, tour, virus, Vision, worldly Leave a comment
Pastor, Join Us In Israel For a Ridiculously LOW Price!
Pastor, why should you go to Israel with us? • The Biblical Reason: Standing in garden where Jesus prayed, being baptized in the Jordan River, visiting the home of Peter’s mother, or even visiting the tomb where Jesus rose from … Continue reading
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When Problems Plague a Nation!
In one of the most familiar passages for most Bible students, King Solomon of United Israel dedicated the Temple he had built to the Lord. Then he prayed a passionate, well thought out prayer for mercy from God. For 2 … Continue reading
Posted in Leadership Blog Tagged calamities, cause, condition, country, drought, forgive, God, heal, heaven, humble, Israel, locusts, Lord, lost, mercy, nation, offering, pandemic, passionate, people of God, plague, pray, prayer, prayerlessness, pride, problems, proud, rain, seek, Solomon, spiritual, temple, wicked, wickedness Leave a comment
Hope For Today! God’s Expansion Self Replicates!
Ask yourself a simple question right now, “Is my life growing or shrinking?” In other words, “Can I honestly say things are getting better or are things growing worse? Do I have promotion or demotion?” Hi there, I’m Dr. Matthew … Continue reading
Posted in 2020: Our Year of Expansion, Transformed Tagged abundance, abundant, better, children, demotion, expand, expansion, extreme, fruit, fruitful, fruitfulness, future, Generation, generous, Genesis, God, greedy, grow, growing, increase, Israel, Jesus, King Jesus, Kingdom, life, mind, multiply, promotion, self, self-centered, shrinking, tree, work, worse Leave a comment
Hope For Today! How God’s Expansion Continues!
As we move deeper into 2020, you have probably realized that we can step backward into shrinking thinking again like some of us did in 2019 or we can choose to use expansion thinking this year! Hi there, I’m Dr. Matthew Lee … Continue reading
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Hope For Today – Walking Securely In God’s Faithful Love!
Editor’s Note: Yes, we are behind in posting these … you can imagine the wedding, honeymoon, and an “iffy” internet here in Uganda. We are now catching up! Thanks for the prayers for us! Before I drive away I put my … Continue reading
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Hope for Today – Rejoicing In God’s Presence!
Editor’s Note: This was delayed to be posted because of the wedding preparations and an “iffy” internet connection (was supposed to be up on August 11, 2019). Please accept our apologies. Thank you! Have you noticed how many people today are … Continue reading
Posted in Hope For Today, Transformed Tagged anger, angry, attitude, blessing, cold shoulder, control, direction, faith, faithful, God, guidance, happiness, happy, Holy Spirit, Israel, joy, love, mercy, money, Moses, Nile, power, prayer, promise, requests, River Cruise, road rage, selfishness, support Leave a comment
Faith Filled Friday – You Are The Blessed Of The Lord
“When Abimelech went to him from Gerar with Ahuzzath his adviser and Phicol the commander of his army, Isaac said to them, “Why have you come to me, seeing that you hate me and have sent me away from you?” … Continue reading