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

Lifting Up What Is Almost Dead

“O afflicted one, storm-tossed and not comforted, behold, I will set your stones in antimony, and lay your foundations with sapphires.  Isaiah 54;11 Hagar knew what it was to face death.  She experienced an isolation in the wilderness that offered no comfort. She held her nearly dead … Continue reading Lifting Up What Is Almost Dead

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 Best Promise Of All

A shoot will come up from the stump of Jesse; from his roots a Branch will bear fruit.  Isaiah 11:1 God is the Savior of any who want Him, of any to whom He grants the power to believe.  It may be a Rabbi of … Continue reading The Best Promise Of All

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