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God Will Not Let You Stay Stuck.

When we understand how God interacts with us, our lives are transformed. We are able to see what God is doing in us, and what He is doing through us. And we no longer confuse the two. We’re able to spend time in His presence receiving revelation, guidance and love....
 

Tension Doesn’t Mean Something is Wrong.

When we feel tension, we assume that something is wrong. Yet, I have reason to believe that tension is really just telling us that something is happening. After all, movement cannot happen without tension. So when you begin to feel tension, ask the Lord what’s really going on. You may...
 

Two Questions to Ask When Trials Come

We’ve all been in a situation where we had absolutely no idea what to do, or how to extricate ourselves. Usually we find ourselves with a sudden hankering to take one or two steps back to where we were before the problem arose. That rising panic and desperate wish to...
 

God Has Not Left You, He is Only Hiding.

A key part of God’s nature is the fact that He moves in two ways: hiddenness and manifestation. When we come to terms with this truth, we are set free spiritually to ebb and flow with whatever God is doing. We begin to acknowledge that there are times when God...

When Walls Don’t Seem to Move.

Our guest writer today, Allison Bown, is the Director of The Warrior Class—a group of amazing people who pray for me personally and for all the events that we put on as Brilliant Perspectives. She is a great thinker, dear friend and very cool spiritual companion. I know you will...

It’s Time to Mess With the Enemy’s Head

God is not content with you being an overcomer. He wants to make you into more than a conqueror. He says so right in Romans 8:37: “In all these things, we are more than conquerors through Him who loved us.” What’s it mean to be more than a conqueror? It...

It's Time to Mess With the Enemy's Head

God is not content with you being an overcomer. He wants to make you into more than a conqueror. He says so right in Romans 8:37: “In all these things, we are more than conquerors through Him who loved us.” What’s it mean to be more than a conqueror? It...

What Is God Actually Like?

Today, I want to try something a little different, and let God speak for Himself. As you read, allow your heart to feel and experience His nature. Read them again and receive your allocation of His nature specific to the situation you are facing. “Love your enemies, bless them that...

You Have a License to Practice Joy.

It’s Wednesday morning. Theresa left early for work. I’m making the bed, thinking about the day ahead. Suddenly there is a huge crash coming from the kitchen. A sound like shattering glass, full of impact and devastation. Instinctively I asked the Lord, “What was that?” What I like to call...