Serving the Lord

1 Chronicles 28:1-29:30 ​And David said to his son Solomon, “Be strong and of good courage, and do it; do not fear nor be dismayed, for the Lord God—my God–will be with you. He will not leave you nor forsake you, until you have finished all the work for the service of the house of … More Serving the Lord

Night Visions

Now a word was secretly brought to me, And my ear received a whisper of it.   In disquieting thoughts from the visions of the night, When deep sleep falls on men, Fear came upon me, and trembling, Which made all my bones shake. Then a spirit passed before my face; The hair on my body stood up.   It stood still, But … More Night Visions

Boasting

2 Corinthians 10:12-18 Too often Christians boast about all the wonderful things they are doing.  This was happening in the church in Corinth and that is why the apostle Paul addressed it in his second letter to the church leaders.  He wrote, “Oh, don’t worry; I wouldn’t dare say that I am as wonderful as … More Boasting

A Personal God

When I read chapters 38 and 39 of the book of Job, I felt as if I was reading poetry.  The Lord’s words as He spoke of His creation and sovereignty are beautiful and rich.  We learn a lot too.  We learn that the ostrich is not loving toward her young.  She treats the, as … More A Personal God

Unwavering Faith

Let us hold fast the profession of [our] faith without wavering- Hebrews 10:23 Faith barriers hamper God’s plans for our lives.  These barriers can be doubt, insecurity, ignorance and fear.  Moses was insecure and doubted his ability to do what God called him to do.  Job was ignorant of the magnitude of God’s power.  Jonah … More Unwavering Faith

Comfort My People

“Blessed [be] God, even the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies, and the God of all comfort” – 2 Corinthians 1:3 God comforts us so that we could in turn comfort other people.  When we have lost a loved one or going through a divorce or a long-term relationship has ended, … More Comfort My People

Do It For God

“Whatsoever ye do, do all to the glory of God” – 1 Corinthians 10:31 Sometimes work can be frustrating because of unexpected problems, setbacks and the volume.  If we remember that we’re working for God, it would make the burden easier.  It would encourage us to work harder, do our best and tackle any problems … More Do It For God