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
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?
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
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
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
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
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