You can choose to enjoy and optimize your influence this Christmas season by preparing your heart and mind. Walk with me through the next 25 days as we focus our minds and hearts on the awesome message of Christmas!
It is no coincidence—that as the Zionist vision became more focused among the worldwide Jewish community and the need for recognition by a world power became more acute—that God strategically placed men with a godly heritage in the leadership of the British Empire.
God blesses our expressions of gratitude because those words—whether audibly spoken or merely whispered in depths of the heart—acknowledge dependence upon Him for all in the scope of life!
Reading the Word of God doesn’t necessarily result in an emotional experience. However, when you choose to make its principles the primary input affecting your worldview, your life will change—for the better!
I hope this small portion of our family history will motivate you to write your own family’s record of service, so that future generations can too remember.
Resolve to live as a bold testimony to the power of the One-true God and His matchless grace. Make your life count for eternity.
Humility before God is essential because it demonstrates dependence upon God and acknowledges His sovereignty over every detail of life.
When you permit God to generate revival in your life, He will not only use your actions to positively impact those in your sphere of influence; but, God will transform culture through you!
Today, at a minimum, recognize that the threat of persecution millions of Christians face is not limited to one or two days a year; it’s a 24/7 reality. Don’t let this day pass without making a commitment to daily pray for the persecuted church. The apostle Paul reminds, “if one member suffers, all the members suffer with it . . .”
The Zionist vision at the turn of the 20th century was more than a transient dream. At the set time in God’s plan, a yearning was placed in the heart of Jewish people to return to their ancient homeland—the land promised to Abraham, Isaac and Jacob’s descendants forever.
It took David Ben-Gurion only 16 minutes to read The Declaration of the Establishment of the State of Israel completed by the Minhelet ha’Am (People’s Administration) just an hour earlier.
It shall no more be said, “The Lord lives who brought up the children of Israel from the land of Egypt”, but, “The Lord lives who brought up the children of Israel from the land of the north and from all the lands where He had driven them.” For I will bring them back into their land which I gave to their fathers.