This year get out of your comfort zone.

“So do not fear, for I am with you;     do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you;     I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.”  – Isaiah 41:10 Two of our biggest fears are – failure and criticism. And they never completely go away. You can […]

How Does God Feel About Mental Illness?

by Catherine Townsend-Lyon | Tony Roberts last week, Tony began a subscriber survey that has thus far proven very fruitful. He learned more about who his readers are and what they are looking for when they visit Delight In Disorder…  “Some of the most revealing content came from the comments provided in the “other” category. When […]

The Raising of Lazarus From the Dead

by Mary Fairchild Scripture Reference: The story takes place in John 11. The Raising of Lazarus – Story Summary: Lazarus and his two sisters, Mary and Martha, were friends of Jesus. When Lazarus fell ill, his sisters sent a message to Jesus, “Lord, the one you love is sick.” When Jesus heard the news, he […]

A Righteous Lie?

Originally posted on Life Less Ordinary:
Why was Rahab praised for lying in James 2:25 when lying is forbidden in the Ten Commandments? The context of this is Joshua 2:1–16, when the Israelites were spying out the land that the Lord has promised them. Rahab gave refuge to the spies, hid them, and sent their…

Blood on Your Hands?

Originally posted on YAHWEH-NISSI:
Is there blood on your hands?  Ezekiel tells us, “Son of Man, Speak unto the house of Israel: therefore hear the word at my mouth, and give them warning from me. When I say unto the wicked (the unbelievers), Thou shalt surely die; and thou givest him not warning, nor speakest to…

My help comes from the Lord.

Evening I will lift up my eyes to the hills – from whence comes my help? My help comes from the Lord. As the mountains surround Jerusalem, so the Lord surrounds His people from this time forth and forever. Unto You I lift up my eyes, O You who dwell in the heavens. Behold, as […]