Look Up!

Max Lucado is a preacher with a storyteller’s gift — a pastor’s heart and a poet’s pen. Max’s message is simple: God loves you; let him. Max serves the people of Oak Hills Church in San Antonio, Texas, where he has been on staff since 1988. He preaches and writes to... Read More

God will come to you, my friend— through the word of a scripture or the kindness of a friend. Why, he may even speak to you through a moment like this one. But this much is certain: God comes to his people. Scripture says, “The Commander of the armies of heaven is here among us” (Psalm 46:7 TLB).

You are no exception to this promise! Are you experiencing a Jericho-level challenge? Do you face walls that are too high to breach and too thick to crack? A diagnosis, a difficulty, or a defeat that keeps you from knocking down the walls? If so, do what Joshua did. He lifted his eyes and looked, and behold, a Man stood opposite him. (Joshua 5:13) When Joshua lifted his eyes, he saw Jesus. So, look up…look up! The Lord, your Help, is coming!