For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope. (Jeremiah 29:11) But the Lord said to Samuel, “Do not look on his appearance or on the height of his stature, because I have rejected him. For the … Continue reading How God Sees Us
"Praising God is one of the highest and purest acts of religion. In prayer we act like men; in praise we act like angels." - Thomas Watson
Ezekiel 1:26-28 On the throne was a figure that looked like a human. Then I saw what he looked like from the waist up. He looked like glowing bronze with fire all around it. From the waist down, he looked like fire. A bright light surrounded him. The brightness all around him looked like a … Continue reading . .in the name of Jesus Christ
O God, whom I praise, do not remain silent, for wicked and deceitful men have opened their mouths against me; they have spoken against me with lying tongues. (Psalm 109:1-2) Satan has a way of discouraging us by using unscrupulous and evil people to spread lies and false rumors about us. This often occurs when … Continue reading Please, dear God, empower all that is good in my life.
"I am the rose of Sharon."—Song of Solomon 2:1 Whatever there may be of beauty in the material world, Jesus Christ possesses all that in the spiritual world in a tenfold degree. Amongst flowers the rose is deemed the sweetest, but Jesus is infinitely more beautiful in the garden of the soul than the rose … Continue reading The Rose of Sharon.
"They shall sing in the ways of the Lord." - Psalms 138:5 The time when Christians begin to sing in the ways of the Lord is when they first lose their burden at the foot of the Cross. Not even the songs of the angels seem so sweet as the first song of rapture which … Continue reading They shall sing in the ways of the Lord.
https://youtu.be/LbhNDLZPUFg People Need the Lord Steve Green Everyday they pass me by I can see it in their eyes Empty people filled with care Headed who knows where On they go through private pain Living fear to fear Laughter hides their silent cries Only Jesus hears People need the Lord, people need the Lord … Continue reading People Need the Lord
Psalm 51:15 NKJV A grateful heart sees each day as a gift. It's like a magnet sweeping over your day, collecting reasons to be grateful. It thanks God for the miracle of muscles that enable your eyes to read these words and your brain to process them. It thanks God for lungs that can inhale … Continue reading Develop a grateful heart