Day Twelve Gifted for Service   Scripture: Now there are varieties of gifts, but the same Spirit; and there are varieties of service, but the same Lord; and there are varieties of activities, but it is the same God who empowers them all in everyone. 1 Corinthians 12:4-6 Thought: The song begins to build into a crescendo, as the gifted singer feeds… Read More

Day Eleven The Way   Scripture: And there will be a highway called the Way of Holiness. The unclean will not travel it, only those who walk in that Way–and fools will not stray onto it.  Isaiah 35:8 Thought: “The Way of Holiness” is another reference to our redemption through Jesus Christ.  He is “the… Read More

Day Ten A New Heart   Scripture: “And I will give you a new heart, and a new spirit I will put within you. And I will remove the heart of stone from your flesh and give you a heart of flesh.”  Ezekiel 36:26 Thought: The heart and spirit are mentioned together in this passage. … Read More

Day Nine A Good Man   Scripture: The steps of a good man are ordered by the Lord: and he delighteth in his way. Though he fall, he shall not be utterly cast down: for the Lord upholdeth him with his hand. Psalm 37:23-24 KJV Thought: “A good man” might be best described as “God’s… Read More

Day Eight Rejoice!   Scripture: “Let the heavens rejoice, let the earth be glad; let the sea resound, and all that is in it. Let the fields be jubilant, and everything in them; let all the trees of the forest sing for joy.” Psalm 96:11-12 Thought: We’re on the ocean at Fort Morgan, Alabama.  It has… Read More

Please pray for Mark Crenshaw, who was just diagnosed with Prostate Cancer. Please pray for Rocky as he travels to Bakersfield next week to speak to 1100 people at the Bakersfield Prayer Breakfast, as well as speaking to 400 student leaders at a different occasion.  Pray for his message, his health and stamina and for… Read More

Day Seven As Unto Jesus   Scripture: “Not with eyeservice, as men pleasers; but as the servants of Christ, doing the will of God from the heart; With good will doing service, as to the Lord, and not to men:” Ephesians 6:6-7 Thought: The thought is that our work for the Lord is to please… Read More

  Day Six God’s Reckless Love     “The Overwhelming Never-Ending Reckless Love of God” is the lyric being played on my phone as I record this entry. This is so foreign to mankind’s thought process.  It is hard to grasp. We have to leave the way people love, including our self to begin to… Read More

Day Five Fear Must Leave     Scripture: “Do not fear, for I am with you; Do not anxiously look about you, for I am your God. I will strengthen you, surely I will help you, Surely I will uphold you with My righteous right hand.”  Isaiah 41:10 (NASB) Thought: I realize that I feared… Read More

Day Four The Secret Heart   Scripture: “Behold, you delight in truth in the inward being, and you teach me wisdom in the secret heart.”  Psalm 51:6 ESV Thought: What is the secret heart mentioned in this passage?  It is the secret place of emotion and pure truth between God and man, where we commune… Read More

Day Three God’s Kind of Wisdom     Scripture: “But the wisdom from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, open to reason, full of mercy and good fruits, impartial and sincere. And a harvest of righteousness is sown in peace by those who make peace.” James 3:17-18 ESV Thought: Wisdom comes from personal experience… Read More