Yeast and the Kingdom

“I’ll make the Sopapillas!”    As newlyweds, Mark and I attended a church that was having a Mexican dinner to raise funds for youth camp.     I had made these fried puffed tortillas several times before and figured it would be an easy way to help. After all, they only had six ingredients, and that was if you counted the …

Energy

  Energy.    A valuable commodity, wouldn’t you say?   Especially when you feel in short supply.   I’ve found there are two types of energy:   Self-energy and Spiritual-energy.   Self-energy can be contrived, like when you brace yourself to do something that you really don’t want to do. Or it can be simply fleshly – stemming from pleasing …

Explosive Energy

  The Father keeps bringing me back to this idea of “dynamis” or power. Remember our discussion about it on Monday?   All day yesterday, He kept refreshing me with Philippians 4:13. You know the verse:   “I can do all things through Him who strengthens me.”   Well, guess what?   Here again is this idea of the dynamite …