Shaken But Held

Though the mountains be shaken and the hills be removed, yet my unfailing love for you will not be shaken nor my covenant of peace be removed," says the LORD, who has compassion on you.   Isaiah 54:10 In 1998, I met an older lady (never … Continue reading Shaken But Held

A Voice That Penetrates The Noise

The Lord will give you the bread of adversity and the water of affliction, but your Teacher will no longer hide Himself—with your own eyes you will see Him. And whether you turn to the right or to the left, your ears will hear this … Continue reading A Voice That Penetrates The Noise

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

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

He’s Going With Me

When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; And through the rivers, they will not overflow you.  Isaiah 43:2 The power of this promise makes little sense if I fail to understand the sinister nature of water in scripture.  It’s hard to … Continue reading He’s Going With Me

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