The Peace of God

By Barbara Higdon Philippians 4:4-7 There is a pervasive theology called the “prosperity gospel” or the “name it–claim it” gospel which says that wealth and physical well-being are what God wants for us.  All we need is faith to believe it, positive speech to claim it, and we’re going to get it.  It sort of…

Rest in the Shadow of the Almighty

By Jennie Mayes Psalm 91:1-2; 9-16 Whoever dwells in the shelter of the Most High will rest in the shadow of the Almighty. 2 I will say of the Lord, “He is my refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust. 9 If you say, “The Lord is my refuge,” and you make the Most…