2020 has been a very challenging year for so many. No one knows when “all of this” is going to end. It is as if a thick, dark cloud of negativity and hopelessness has descended on the earth. As Christians, we are called – now more than ever – to be different and be a light to the world.
If you need a breakthrough in your life, are you actually preparing for it? Instead of waiting and wondering, when your breakthrough will come - get ready for it. Because if it suddenly comes, you don't want to be taken by surprise.
On Yom Kippur, the High Priest chose a goat to carry the sins of the people into the wilderness. Isaiah 53 tells us that one day, God will put our sin on the true scapegoat who will bear our sin.
We are so busy and active, it is hard to just quiet down, and seek a moment alone with God. Yet it is exactly for the hustle and bustle of life, that we need to spend time in God's secret place - the place of intimacy with God.