Graham Cooke

Woman outdoors with her arms outstretched and her eyes closed expressing serene freedom

Abiding with Him

As believers, our confidence is a lifestyle that emanates out of our Spirit.  It’s like an internal atmosphere that always abides with God because He did not just come to visit you on the day of your salvation.. He came to dwell inside your heart, forever.   Abide in Him,...

His Goodness Can Change Your Perspective

How abundant are the good things    that you have stored up for those who fear you, that you bestow in the sight of all,    on those who take refuge in you. In the shelter of your presence you hide them    from all human intrigues; you keep them safe in your...

Evidence of True Alignment

In a word, alignment looks like health. A properly aligned spiritual warrior is rested for a fight. We are willing to be involved with God; we arrive early to the battle and leave late. We have physical commitment and energy to do something. We are willing to perform physical tasks...

What Are You Focusing On?

No matter what you are called to work on, look at or think about this season; whether it’s practicing peace, learning to pray differently, or choosing a joyful response; you must go after it one hundred percent. When your attention is turned away from the Kingdom, it gets easier and...

The Good Shepherd

In scripture Jesus is often talked about as a Shepherd.  He is our Good Shepherd and we are His flock. This is more than just a great Biblical analogy.  It is testimony of how the Father sees Jesus’ relationship with us. 11 “I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd...

In God’s Keeping Power

It was an ordinary evening in the wilderness for Jacob. The young man had spent the day traveling, as ancient nomads often did, before finding a place between Beersheba and Haran to camp for the night. Exhausted from his journey, Jacob fell asleep, using a large stone as a pillow....

Choosing Joy

God desires a relationship with you that brings you freedom, and He wants you to choose that relationship.  That’s why God gave you free-will, to make sure everyone who is with Him wants to practice living in Him.  That empowered choice is what creates a depth of love and intimacy...