Monthly Archives: April 2016

Pray Hard?

Editor’s note: the following was originally published on Amanda Henderson’s Facebook page and was edited with permission to fit the format of Land. Visit her webiste to find out more about all that Jesus has provided for us in Him.   Is it really necessary to pray hard or keep on asking our heavenly Father for the same […]

The Hope of You

In the garden of my heart— I am excavating the hope of you that was buried in a chest crafted by the Maker of all things good, of all things lovely, of all things.   Caked in the golden dust of our Teacher, I pull the chest gently from the ground, tracing the carved contours […]

Re

Redeemed. Remember. Renew.   I am redeemed by the blood of the Lamb— and, during the daily battles, I remember that Jesus Christ has won, that I am a prisoner in His victory procession. I will renew my mind in Your word, O God.   Received. Recreated. Redefined.   I am received into the heart […]

Bright Light in Dark Depths

There are seasons when we respond to the One who loves us by walking effortlessly onto the water.   There are seasons we find ourselves treading water, unable to break concentration in staying afloat.   Then there are the seasons of disquieting static and turbulence beneath the pressure of maverick-like waves. The waves settle, a […]

Starting at the Finish Line

Editor’s note: The following was edited with permission to fit the format of Land and was originally published on Amanda Henderson’s Facebook page. Visit her website, Freely Forgiven Forever, to read more from Amanda about the goodness and love of God.   “On your mark! Get set—You’re DONE!” Lol! That’s right – the gospel message is […]

Effective Prayer

Editor’s note: The following was edited with permission to fit the format of Land. To find out more about Lawrence Makoni and how he is continuing to spread the Good News, visit his website. James tells us the story of Elijah, saying that Elijah was a man of like passions as we are who pray […]