Have you been watching and waiting for an answer to prayer? God is often working in the unseen and unknown. They say seeing is believing. Faith is not seeing and believing still.
Bathsheba was the original Hashtag Me Too. She suffered much but ended well. It was David who paid the heavier price for her one night with the King.
Naomi lost her husband and two sons but gained a true daughter and a place in the genealogy of Jesus Christ.
Sometimes, God surprises us. Insignificant people can have a profound impact and trivial actions can have dramatic results.
Hagar knew where she had been and even returned to an unhappy situation. It was knowing where she was going that made the difference.
She bore the brunt of other’s poor decisions and the consequences of some of her own poor choices. God still cared and met her when and where she needed Him most.
Who poured the oil on Jesus feet and wiped them with her hair? There is more than one story. Here, once again Jesus defended a woman who loved him.
Jesus defended Mary’s choice but was Martha wrong to be upset? What else might have motivated Martha’s outburst?
A closer look at Martha in her worst moment may have caused us to over look Martha in her best moment.
Our words have the power to wound but they also have the power to heal. The challenge is to harness that power.