Jacob never expected to hear God’s voice that night. But you can expect to hear God’s voice every day. Just be still and listen. He might whisper a verse into your heart. He might send someone to encourage you. And He always speaks through the Bible. God loves to talk to you!
In Matthew 6:9-13, Jesus teaches us how to pray. Check out these verses and pay special attention to verse 10. Whose will should be done? Whatever you pray for, ask for God’s will to be done. That’s always the best plan.
When Jesus came, He changed the way sacrifices were made. It was no longer about animals and priests. Instead, sacrifices became about how we live our lives. Read Romans 12:1. How could choosing to please God – instead of the world, your friends or even yourself – be a “living sacrifice” to God?
There are 5,467 promises from God in the Bible. And God has kept – and is still keeping – every single one. How many promises can you find? Here are some to get you started: John 3:1, Matthew 28:20 and Matthew 6:14.
Hebrews 11 is often called the “Hall of Faith”. Read this chapter about the many heroes of the faith. Who is your favorite? Dig a little deeper into the Bible and find out more about his or her story and faith.
Abraham could have made up excuses not to go. He could have said, “I’m seventy five years old!” or “I like my home in Haran”. But he didn’t. Are you making excuses for not following God – for not loving your neighbor, forgiving a friend, or reading the Bible? Decide to stop making excuses and…
Noah must have had a terrifying ride inside that ark! When you’re frightened, remember Isaiah 43:1-2. Claim this promise by making it your own. God saves me. He calls me by my name. I belong to him. He will always be with me.
If you’re a lover of comic books, I bet you’ve never really thought about what goes into making these amazing books. There is a high level of commitment required from a whole team of people to make these happen. The creation and development of BibleForce into a graphic novel requires the collective skills of an…