Seeking the Kingdom | Thoughts about God by John Grant

Seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things shall be added to you. Matthew 6:33 What do you seek most in life? Often it is possessions.. things .. that cause us distraction and become our mission. Our possessions require maintenance and steal our time and energy. When we own more... Read more

When God is Silent | by John Grant

So the sisters sent word to Jesus, “Lord, the one you love is sick.” When he heard this, Jesus said, “This sickness will not end in death. No, it is for God’s glory so that God’s Son may be glorified through it.”John 11:3-4 When Mary and Martha sent word to Jesus that their brother and... Read more

Trust in the Source of Guidance | by John Grant

Jesus immediately reached out his hand and took hold of him, saying to him, O you of little faith, why did you doubt? And when they got into the boat, the wind ceased. And those in the boat worshiped him, saying, Truly you are the Son of God. – Matthew 14: 31-33 It has been... Read more

Something for Everyone by John Grant

For whoever has will be given more, and they will have an abundance. Whoever does not have, even what they have will be taken from them.” Matthew 25.19 Recently I met an Olympic medalist. He was excited and motivated about the Olympic competition. I was surprised to learn that combining the summer and winter Olympics... Read more

Hundreds of faith leaders call on Prime Minister to grant child refugees sanctuary in the UK

Migrants stay in a queue after arriving at the Austrian-German border in Wegscheid near Passau, Germany, on Oct. 27, 2015.ReutersHundreds of faith leaders have written to the Prime Minister urging him to grant sanctuary in the UK to child refugees. The open letter has been organised by the Safe Passage campaign and has been signed by... Read more

What Pulls Your Strings? | Devotiona by John Grant

For you were once darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Live as children of light (for the fruit of the light consists in all goodness, righteousness and truth) and find out what pleases the Lord.Ephesians 5:8-10 She was one of the great leaders of the 21st century, playing a vital role in... Read more

Natalie Grant says she’s lost 1,000s of fans after speaking out against racism amid George Floyd protests

Christian singer Natalie Grant with her husband, Bernie Herms, and their three daughters.Natalie Grant/InstagramChristian singer Natalie Grant has said that she and her composer husband have lost thousands of fans after they spoke out against racism amid the George Floyd protests.Grant spoke in an Intagram Live broadcast, saying: "Maybe you're like me and you've said,... Read more

Amy Grant Undergoes Open-Heart Surgery: ‘It Could Not Have Gone Better’

Amy Grant Undergoes Open-Heart Surgery: 'It Could Not Have Gone Better' Contemporary Christian and pop singer Amy Grant underwent open-heart surgery to fix a rare heart condition on Wednesday.After going in for a regular checkup, Grant discovered earlier this year she has had a heart condition called partial anomalous pulmonary venous return (PAPVR)... Read more

Full Confidence | Devotional by John Grant

[ad_1] Sure, we're totally assured, and we might somewhat be away from these earthly our bodies, for then we will likely be at house with the Lord. 2 Corinthians 5:8 (NLV) We stay in a world the place some individuals discover hope, however few issues are sure. Folks change. Circumstances change. There may be all... Read more

Calming the Waters | Every day Devotional by John Grant

[ad_1] “He obtained up, rebuked the wind and mentioned to the waves, “Quiet! Be nonetheless!” Then the wind died down and it was fully calm“. Mark 4:39 As our boat pulled away from Tiberius headed for Capernaum on the North finish of the Sea of Galilee, it was a transparent, calm and sunny manner. Immediately... Read more

The Measurement of Our God | Devotional by John Grant

[ad_1] When I'm afraid, I put my belief in you. Psalm 56:3 In his guide, “What Are You Afraid Of?” Dr. David Jeremiah writing on what God calls us to do says: “God has by no means known as anybody to a process after which deserted her or him by the facet of the highway.... Read more

He Cares for You! | Devotional by John Grant

[ad_1] So humble yourselves beneath the mighty energy of God, and on the proper time he'll carry you up in honor. Give all of your worries and cares to God, for he cares about you. 1 Peter 5:6-7 (NLT) If you're struggling or harassed with lifes obstacles, look to scripture to really feel Gods love... Read more

The Balanced Life | Devotional by John Grant

[ad_1] However he mentioned to me,My grace is adequate for you, for my energy is made good in weak spot. Due to this fact I'll boast all of the extra gladly of my weaknesses, in order that the facility of Christ could relaxation upon me.” 2 Corinthians 12:9 Life is balanced between hills and valleys.... Read more

Keep in mind the Time Amy Grant Was Physician Unusual’s Girlfriend (Type of)? | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] A reader just lately reminded us of one of many stranger items of Up to date Christian Music lore in latest reminiscence that includes a lawsuit, Marvel Comics’ most-mustachioed sorcerer and CCM fairy godmother Amy Grant. In a nearly-forgotten piece of comedian ebook/CCM historical past, Marvel obtained in hassle for utilizing Grant’s... Read more

The One Who Sees It All | Devotional by John Grant

[ad_1] Who can conceal in secret locations in order that I can not see them? declares the Lord. Don't I fill heaven and earth? Jeremiah 23:24 The girl sitting subsequent to me pulled out her digital pill and stated she wished to see who confirmed as much as work and what they have been doing.... Read more

Shunning Materialism | Devotional by John Grant

[ad_1] And he stated to them, Take care, and be in your guard in opposition to all covetousness, for one’s life doesn't consist within the abundance of his possessions. Luke 12:15 The headline caught my consideration: Rich Plan to Shun Materialism. I used to be drawn to the article that went on to say that... Read more

Urgent Undo |Ideas about God by John Grant

[ad_1] If the anger of the ruler flares up towards you, don't resign out of your place, for a peaceful response can undo nice offences. Ecclesiastes 10:4 Many objects of pc software program have an undo button. It permits us to erase without end your most up-to-date motion and redo it the way in which... Read more

A Servant Coronary heart | Devotional by John Grant

[ad_1] For even the Son of Man didn't come to be served, however to serve, and to provide His life as a ransom for a lot of. Mark 10:45 Being a servant in our world means being suppressed, even trod-upon. However within the Biblical context, it takes on a completely totally different which means: one... Read more

Let Us Go to Bethlehem | Christmas Devotional by John Grant

[ad_1] The angels left them and went again to heaven. The shepherds stated to one another, “Let’s go to Bethlehem and see what the Lord has informed us about. Luke 2:15 Christmas time is a season when many individuals are extra within the current than the previous. However, it's the previous that Christmas is all... Read more

Peace on Earth | Christmas Devotional by John Grant

[ad_1] Glory to God within the highest, and on earth peace, good will towards males. Luke 2:14 Out in area two alien varieties are talking with one another. The primary spaceman says, “The dominant life varieties on the earth planet have developed satellite-based weapons.” The second alien, who seems precisely like the primary, asks, “Are... Read more

Are You Drifting? | Devotional by John Grant

[ad_1] “For this reason we must pay much closer attention to what we have heard, lest we drift away from it.” Hebrews 2:1 Just lately, I heard a presentation from a former area artillery officer. He mentioned that when on the coaching or battlefield, the primary order on the daybreak of a brand new day... Read more

Why the Web Is Loving Keanu Reeves’ Girlfriend Alexandra Grant | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] Movie star courting doesn’t often fall into the purview of RELEVANT’s cultural protection. Who even has time to maintain up with who's courting whomst in at present’s TikTok-ified romantic zeitgeist? However now and again, one thing particular and notable does pop on the radar. And this time, that one thing particular is... Read more

A Actual Warfare | Devotional by John Grant

[ad_1] Placed on the entire armour of God, that ye might be able to stand towards the wiles of the satan. Ephesians 6:11 There have been wars nearly since time started. They've come and gone, however there's one warfare that has been and at all times can be ongoing till the top of time and... Read more