Graham Cooke

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All Your Mistakes Are Covered.

God knows when you do something for the first time, you are going to make a mistake. The fascinating thing with Him is He doesn’t call it a mistake, He calls it learning because He knows you haven’t done it before. The first time you do something, you can’t make...

The Goodness of God is Our Weapon & Source of Strength.

The unending goodness of God is in everything He does and everything He is. It is both the means to an end and the end itself, just as God is our constant companion on the road to His Kingdom and the Kingdom Itself. His Goodness is our source of power....

The Gift of Challenges.

Living a life of fullness and abundance does not exclude us from having to navigate challenging circumstances. However… God excels in using the challenges we face to accelerate our development. He is too kind to send us out in the world without preparation. (Which is what both the feeding of...

Your Privilege in Christ is a License to Get Unstuck.

Feeling Stuck? But what if you’re not? What if it’s actually a brilliant opportunity to encounter God’s favor instead? You can completely trust the God who adores you and adores the Christ in you. You already have full access to His favor. So the question often becomes, “How do you...

God’s Answer to Our Why Questions is ‘Who.’

It’s that moment on your journey with God where nothing makes sense, but Jesus looks at you and smiles. It’s staring at the gap between the logical and the inexplicable and knowing you’re safer stepping into thin air than staying reasonably put. Why should we move forward? Where does the...

If you can’t hear God, try this…

How many times have you heard these or perhaps thought them yourself? “God’s not answering my prayers”, or “Apparently, God just doesn’t want to speak to me right now.” I think more often than not, these moments of “silence” are more about our listening than about his communication patterns. God is...

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