Month: November 2017

Life-Saving Wounds

See now that I, I am He, and there is no god besides Me; It is I who put to death and give life. I have wounded and it is I who heal, And there is no one who can deliver from My hand. Deut. … Continue reading Life-Saving Wounds

When Will All Things Work Together For Good?

And now do not be distressed or angry with yourselves because you sold me here, for God sent me before you to preserve life. Genesis 45:5 Under what conditions could I say to the one who betrayed me, “Don’t be upset with yourself because you … Continue reading When Will All Things Work Together For Good?

Imagine

Do not present your members to sin as instruments for unrighteousness, but present yourselves to God as those who have been brought from death to life, and your members to God as instruments for righteousness. Romans 6:13 I know that heaven awaits but Jesus came … Continue reading Imagine

Praying the Lord’s Prayer

If Jesus, when asked to teach His disciples how to pray, composed this prayer out of the perfection of His holiness, is this not a perfect prayer?  Perfect in content, perfect in composition, even perfect in length? How does it look for me to use … Continue reading Praying the Lord’s Prayer

A Personal Prayer For The Unbeliever

What part did any of us play in our own salvation? None at all. We believed because God opened our blind eyes and allowed us to see. With so many aching for a loved one to come to faith, we need to know all over … Continue reading A Personal Prayer For The Unbeliever

Finding The ‘Thank You’ In Your Heart

 I will give thanks to you, LORD, with all my heart; I will tell of all your wonderful deeds.  Psalm 9:1 Thanksgivings, like any holiday, can be wonderful or imperfect, in varying degrees.  During the push to get ready for the big family dinner, feelings … Continue reading Finding The ‘Thank You’ In Your Heart

When I’m Generous and When I’m Not

Wealth and riches are in their houses; and their righteousness endures forever.  Even in darkness light dawns for the upright; for those who are gracious and compassionate and righteous.   Psalm 112:3-4 We once had a family friend in the small town where I grew up who was quite wealthy. … Continue reading When I’m Generous and When I’m Not

Why Are You a Good Girl?

Offer right sacrifices and put your trust in God. Psalm 4:5 As a little girl, I remember hearing my parents say, “Now, we want you to be a good girl!” That often meant that their reputation was on the line and I might embarrass them. … Continue reading Why Are You a Good Girl?

Don’t Miss Promised Insight!

As it is written in the Law of Moses, all this calamity has come upon us; yet we have not entreated the favor of the Lord our God, turning from our iniquities and gaining insight by your truth. Daniel 9:13 Behind every sin is a … Continue reading Don’t Miss Promised Insight!

When Love Is In Front Of You

I will never walk alone for your love is ever before me, and I walk continually in your truth.  Psalm 26:3 Everyone wonders what their future will hold.  Good times or hard times?  Healthy or unhealthy?  Married or unmarried?  Financially secure or living with meager … Continue reading When Love Is In Front Of You