Month: July 2017

Preserve The Stories

Blessed are those who keep his testimonies, who seek him with their whole heart.  Psalm 119:2     How many, and how powerful, are the testimonies of God's people through the ages.  Blessed are those who preserve them.  To 'keep' is to guard something and preserve it with dignity. … Continue reading Preserve The Stories

The Truth Of Jeremiah 29:11

For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. Jeremiah 29:11  My life is measured by minutes as well as years. If you asked me … Continue reading The Truth Of Jeremiah 29:11

Can God Use Discord?

"But woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites, because you shut off the kingdom of heaven from people; for you do not enter in yourselves, nor do you allow those who are entering to go in.” Matthew 23:13 Are you living around someone contentious? If … Continue reading Can God Use Discord?

Stop Fighting Me!

Be still and know that I am God. Psalm 46:10 The focus of our church this summer is Psalm 46. Our pastor has strongly encouraged all of us to memorize it ~ even to the smallest child. He has not required something of us that … Continue reading Stop Fighting Me!

Hippies

Some of the teachers of the Law of Moses were Pharisees, and they saw that Jesus was eating with sinners and tax collectors. So they asked his disciples, “Why does he eat with tax collectors and sinners?” Jesus heard them and answered, “Healthy people don’t … Continue reading Hippies

The Physical Impact of Words

“Didn’t our hearts burn within us as He walked with us?” Luke 24:32 Does my heart burn when Jesus speaks? Does it burn with conviction, but more often, does it burn as having been affected by a supernatural influence? Have I known a series of … Continue reading The Physical Impact of Words