Month: March 2020

It’s Always a Surprise!

Your sun will never go down, and your moon keep back her light; the LORD will be your eternal light, and your days of your sorrow will be ended.  Isaiah 60:20 One of the things I love to do in the middle of the night … Continue reading It’s Always a Surprise!

He Emptied Himself to Fill My Emptiness

For I will pour water on the thirsty land, and streams on the dry ground; I will pour my Spirit upon your offspring, and my blessing on your descendants.      Isaiah 44:3 The nature of God is to give.  He doesn’t throw down penny candy.  He … Continue reading He Emptied Himself to Fill My Emptiness

How God Comforts Me

"Do not fear, for I am with you; Do not anxiously look about you, for I am your God. I will strengthen you, surely I will help you, Surely I will uphold you with My righteous right hand.” Isaiah 41:10 Every day, we have more … Continue reading How God Comforts Me

The Tender Promise Of A Shepherd

He shall feed his flock like a shepherd: he shall gather the lambs with his arm, and carry them in his bosom, and shall gently lead those that are with young.    Isaiah 40:11 Jesus came to prepare the way for His flock to walk the … Continue reading The Tender Promise Of A Shepherd

What Kills a Relationship

They have forsaken Yahweh, spurned the Holy One of Israel, and turned themselves back into foreigners. Isaiah 1:4 A big blowup in a relationship is not what usually kills it. People argue. Some fight passionately. But if both are committed to the each other and … Continue reading What Kills a Relationship

The Gift Given Today Of All Days

“For I will pour water upon him that is thirsty, and floods upon the dry ground:  Isaiah 44:3 How much do I treasure what happened at Pentecost?  I’ve said goodbye to loved ones who are now in heaven.  My mother died when I was 30.  … Continue reading The Gift Given Today Of All Days

Guided Across The Great Unknown

But you will not go out in haste, nor will you go as fugitives; for the LORD will go before you, and the God of Israel will be your rear guard.  Isaiah 52:12 You know the feeling of being blindsided, don’t you?  It is to … Continue reading Guided Across The Great Unknown

The Voice Of The Future

It is I who says of Cyrus, ‘He is my shepherd! And he will perform all My desire.’  And he declares of Jerusalem, ‘She will be built’ and of the temple, ‘Your foundation will be laid.’  Isaiah 44:28  As we sit on calamitous events, it’s … Continue reading The Voice Of The Future

What Do We Do Now?

"What do we do now?" That seems to be the question as we watch our world unravel. Are any of us safe? How can we avoid panic? Where is God? God was with Joseph when his world unraveled and unthinkable circumstances overtook him. Instead of … Continue reading What Do We Do Now?

Will The Distressed Come To You?

When all the land of Egypt was famished, the people cried to Pharaoh for bread. Pharaoh said to all the Egyptians, “Go to Joseph. What he says to you, do.” Genesis 41:55 Who better to turn to than a Pharaoh for help? People in high … Continue reading Will The Distressed Come To You?