Yet I Will Rejoice

Habakkuk 3:9–19 (NKJV) 9 Your bow was made quite ready; Oaths were sworn over Your arrows. Selah You divided the earth with rivers. 10 The mountains saw You and trembled; The overflowing of the water passed by. The deep uttered its voice, And lifted its hands on high. 11 The sun and moon stood still... Continue Reading →

In the Midst of the Years

Habakkuk 3:1–8 (NKJV) 3:1 A prayer of Habakkuk the prophet, on Shigionoth. 2 O Lord, I have heard Your speech and was afraid; O Lord, revive Your work in the midst of the years! In the midst of the years make it known; In wrath remember mercy. This passage in Habakkuk records the prayer of... Continue Reading →

The Woes Continue

Habakkuk 2:12–20 (NKJV) 12 “Woe to him who builds a town with bloodshed, Who establishes a city by iniquity! 13 Behold, is it not of the Lord of hosts That the peoples labor to feed the fire, And nations weary themselves in vain? 14 For the earth will be filled With the knowledge of the... Continue Reading →

The Daniel Fast

This month, many of my church leaders are embarking on a 21-day journey to draw closer to God that includes the Daniel Fast.  The Daniel Fast is based on the diet of Daniel and the three Hebrew young men who requested not to eat the king's delicacies in Babylon, but to eat primarily vegetables  Their... Continue Reading →

Trust in God, Not Self

Habakkuk 2:5–11 (NKJV) 5 “Indeed, because he transgresses by wine, He is a proud man, And he does not stay at home. Because he enlarges his desire as hell, And he is like death, and cannot be satisfied, He gathers to himself all nations And heaps up for himself all peoples. 6 “Will not all... Continue Reading →

Live By Faith

Habakkuk 1:12–2:4 (NKJV) 12 Are You not from everlasting, O Lord my God, my Holy One? We shall not die. O Lord, You have appointed them for judgment; O Rock, You have marked them for correction. 13 You are of purer eyes than to behold evil, And cannot look on wickedness. Why do You look... Continue Reading →

A More Excellent Way

NOTES FROM A SERMON PRESENTED BY DR. GREG SLOOP AT THE KANNAPOLIS CHURCH OF GOD ON SUNDAY, December 30, 2018 IN THE 10:30 AM SERVICE.  FOR VIDEO OF SERVICES, GO TO THE CHURCH WEBSITE, HTTP://WWW.KCOG.ORG, AND CLICK ON THE LIVESTREAM LINK FOR A REPLAY OF THE SERVICES.  FOR AUDIO OF THE SERVICES, GO THE THE WEBSITE... Continue Reading →

Astounded

Habakkuk 1:5–11 (NKJV) 5 “Look among the nations and watch— Be utterly astounded! For I will work a work in your days Which you would not believe, though it were told you. 6 For indeed I am raising up the Chaldeans, A bitter and hasty nation Which marches through the breadth of the earth, To... Continue Reading →

Do You Hear Me?

Habakkuk 1:1–4 (NKJV) 1 The burden which the prophet Habakkuk saw. 2 O Lord, how long shall I cry, And You will not hear? Even cry out to You, “Violence!” And You will not save. 3 Why do You show me iniquity, And cause me to see trouble? For plundering and violence are before me;... Continue Reading →

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