Standing in the Gap

What does it mean to “stand in the gap” for someone? Biblically, there are physical and spiritual examples of this concept.  (Ps. 106:23; Ezek 13:5, 22:30, Nehemiah 4:16, Isaiah 58:12, I Timothy 2:1) When the Israelites were rebuilding the wall in Nehemiah 4, half of the people literally stood by the ones working, with weapons … More Standing in the Gap


Sometimes I get frustrated and overwhelmed with life. I see the glass half empty. Sometimes I feel alone. It seems like the choices that I’ve made have amounted to nothing. Sometimes old wounds rear their ugly heads and remind me that I’m still broken. I want to isolate and hide myself instead of being vulnerable … More Sometimes

Hunger defines hunger as this: Hunger:  a:  a craving or urgent need for food or a specific nutrient  b:  an uneasy sensation occasioned by the lack of food  c:  a weakened condition brought about by prolonged lack of food  a strong desire :craving<a hunger for success It is more than a peaked interest in something. It’s a need. … More Hunger