“He came to a broom tree, sat down under it and prayed that he might die. `I have had enough, Lord,’ he said. `Take my life…’” (1 Kings 19:4 NIV). This is a remarkable chapter in the Bible. We think of Elijah as
Used by permission of the author, Sue Bohlin I was about thirteen years old when I had my first encounter with an angel. I was going upstairs to my room, pulling my entire weight on the handrail, when it suddenly came off in
After the Sabbath, at dawn on the first day of the week, Mary Magdalene and the other Mary went to look at the tomb. There was a violent earthquake, for an angel of the Lord came down from heaven and, going to the
Growing up I remember how my mother used to whisper the name, “Jesus, Jesus” as she worked around the house or in the garden, or while driving her car. Back then I didn’t think too much about it. It was just Mom. In
How do you explain how one walks away without a scratch from an accident that should have been fatal? Or moves to the left or right a moment before a crane breaks and drops a heavy object on the exact spot we were
Do you ever have one of those days when you wonder if God is really there? Does He really exist? If He does, then why can’t you see Him or even sense His presence? I was in that place a few days ago.
This is a very old treatise on the topic of angels and how they work. The Reverend Bonar refers to this as a allegory with messages given by angels to pass on to his congregation. It is well worth the read! An address
by Charles H. Spurgeon “Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, good will toward men.”—Luke 2:14. It is superstitious to worship angels; it is but proper to love them. Although it would be a high sin, and an act of
All Hail, King Jesus! If an angel were to appear to us right now, we might be tempted to worship it. This happened to the Apostle John. “When I had heard and seen them, I fell down to worship at the feet of
Psalms 91 91:1 He that dwelleth in the secret place of the most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty. 91:2 I will say of the LORD, [He is] my refuge and my fortress: my God; in him will I trust.