Exhilarated by the Knowledge of God: Five Conditions (Prov. 2:1-5)

We are Called to Live Exhilarated in the Knowledge of God The Holy Spirit beckons us to enjoy intimacy with God by enabling us to experience the deep things of God. The Spirit discerns the deep things of God’s heart (His emotions), mind (His plans) and power (His works in creation, redemption, New Jerusalem, etc) [...]

God’s Zeal to Release Blessing (Joel 2:18-27)

Then the LORD will be zealous for His land, and pity His people. 19 The LORD will answer and say to His people, “Behold, I will send you grain and new wine and oil, and you will be satisfied by them; I will no longer make you a reproach among the nations. 20 But I [...]

How to Respond to Global Crisis (Joel 2:12-17)

God’s Government Through Corporate Intercessory Worship God has given the human race great dignity. We have a free will, which means we have been given the ability to make real choices that make a real difference. These choices for righteousness or for sin will bring either blessing or evil to us and those around us. [...]

Establishing a Joel 2 Spiritual Culture (Joel 1:2-3)

Hear this, you elders, and give ear, all you inhabitants of the land! Has anything like this happened in your days, or even in the days of your fathers? 3 Tell your children about it, let your children tell their children, and their children another generation. (Joel 1:2-3) Pay Close Attention to the Message of [...]

The Primary and Secondary Causes of a National Crisis

The Day of the Lord Judgments are Sent by God Alas … For the day of the Lord is at hand; it shall come as destruction from the Almighty. (Joel 1:15) For the day of the LORD is great and very terrible; who can endure it? (Joel 2:11) Many in Israel were troubled at Joel’s [...]

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