In the last part of our interview, guest Vonnie Johnson talks gives thought-provoking final thoughts about the people she ministered to in Suriname, South America and inspires us as she reflects on some of the good things God is doing for her.
How did a child’s sudden illness lead to a trip onto the mission field? Join me for part 2 of my interview with Vonnie Johnson to find out!
It is officially spring in the most of the country and many singles are prayerful that this is their “season” to finally get the mate they are waiting on God to send to they can being life, travel or finally be whole. Is there any truth to those thoughts? Special guest Vonnie Johnson stops by to talk about these topics in part one of our interview.
Real talk: Sometimes we just get TIRED in the middle of our God-given assignment and we want to give up. In chapter 4:10-15 of our study, Nehemiah’s crew faced that issue–just like we do! Listen in/read on as to how Nehemiah dealt with it effectively.
Originally posted on Reflections in The WORD:
And Jacob [cooked stew]: and Esau came from the field, and he was faint: and Esau said to Jacob, “Feed me, I pray thee, with that same red [stew]; for I am faint”… And Jacob said, “Sell me this day thy birthright.” And Esau said, “Behold, I am at the point to die: and what profit shall this birthright do to me?” And Jacob said, “Swear to me this day”; and he [swore] unto him: and he sold his birthright unto Jacob. Then Jacob gave Esau bread and [stew] of lentils; and he did eat and drink, and rose up, and went his way: thus Esau despised his birthright.” ~ Genesis 25:29-34 BIBLICAL BACKGROUND The Birthright was the privilege to be the one through which God would enact/deliver the promise He had made to Abraham to establish a holy nation/people. As the firstborn son, Esau was to inherit The Birthright when his father died. In selling his Birthright, he relinquished that privilege to Jacob. Believers also have a…