Tag: power

Seek First Project: I Have the Power (Day 35)

He gives power to the weak     and strength to the powerless. – Isaiah 40:29 When I was growing up, I loved to watch a cartoon about Shera, Princess of Power! She would hold her sword up high and… Read More

Sunday Scripture: 10/16/16

“God stretches the northern sky over empty space     and hangs the earth on nothing. He wraps the rain in his thick clouds,     and the clouds don’t burst with the weight. He covers the face of the moon,     shrouding… Read More

How to Be an Overcomer

The father instantly cried out, “I do believe, but help me overcome my unbelief!” – Mark 9:24 This verse is so me. Am I the only one? I believe. I want to believe. I want to be an… Read More

Some Days I Don’t Want to Endure

So be truly glad. There is wonderful joy ahead, even though you must endure many trials for a little while. These trials will show that your faith is genuine. It is being tested as fire tests and purifies… Read More

The Thing That Makes Us Wishers

Stay alert! Watch out for your great enemy, the devil. He prowls around like a roaring lion, looking for someone to devour. Stand firm against him, and be strong in your faith. Remember that your family of believers… Read More

Why I Take Pleasure in My Weaknesses

Three different times I begged the Lord to take it away. Each time he said, “My grace is all you need. My power works best in weakness.” So now I am glad to boast about my weaknesses, so… Read More

Is Prayer Tangible?

Jesus reached out and touched him. “I am willing,” he said. “Be healed!” And instantly the leprosy disappeared. – Luke 5:13 I believe so strongly in the power we have access to through prayer! Prayer moves mountains. Prayer… Read More


Yes, everything else is worthless when compared with the infinite value of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord. For his sake I have discarded everything else, counting it all as garbage, so that I could gain Christ and become… Read More

Does Having an Invisible Illness Make You Feel Powerless?

“The Son is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn over all creation” (Colossians 1:15). I have an invisible illness. It is also chronic, painful and disabling. Mine hides in my brain, making it even more elusive… Read More

Sunday Scripture: 7/20/14

We now have this light shining in our hearts, but we ourselves are like fragile clay jars containing this great treasure. This makes it clear that our great power is from God, not from ourselves. – 2 Corinthians 4:7 If… Read More