Ava’s September Journal

“I’d rather do something I am passionate about than something I’m good at.”  Sarah Bradley, The Calling Dance Academy, recorded 8-25-15    “When you’re dancing, remember you’re not just dancing for the fun of it, you’re dancing for God.”     AlBree Blake, The Calling Dance Academy, recorded 8-25-15   “Lift each other up, don’t drag each … More Ava’s September Journal

Johanna’s September Journal

“Gratitude always lifts my attitude.” Lysa TerKeurst, Internet, recored 8/25/15, “God’s eyes are on us.” Kristina Linson, home, recorded 8/30/15 “Love is great risk at the cost of my life.” Mrs. Ekhoff,  Christian Education Alliance, recorded 9/07/15 “Give each assignment as long as it may take.” Kristina Linson, home, recorded 9/12/15

Fresh

What are the attributes of a fresh move of God? After some study here are some observations: Individuals and groups are called to persistent prayer. Rising spiritual hunger replaces apathy. There is a pervading move toward humility and repentance. Then Lord enters a people with fresh power for salvation and healing. Lord, revive the American … More Fresh

A Religious Spirit

A religious spirit is any expression of worship where the form (ritual) is in place, but the Spirit has departed. Lord, teach me to respond to Your presence and worship You authentically. Susan’s journal, Mar. 31, 2011    

teach

When God works through me, He is teaching me about my authority. When God works in me, He is teaching me about sonship.   Notes from a sermon by Bill Johnson, “Worship, The War of Peace,”  Bethel Church, 5/24/15, Susan’s journal, 7/15

Peace

To gain peace in the world, you take something away – strife, noise, pressure. To gain peace in the Kingdom, you add something – the presence of God. Peace is relational. Notes from a sermon by Bill Johnson, “Worship, The War of Peace,”  Bethel Church, 5/24/15, Susan’s journal, 7/15