All Her Days Were Good

Genesis 23:1  And Sarah was an hundred and seven and twenty years old:  these were the years of the life of Sarah. “The years of the life of Sarah” tells us that they were all equally good years.  That’s hard to imagine with all the...
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God’s Two Great Commandments

In 1874 Henry Drummond wrote “The Greatest Thing in the World” which illuminated the importance of 1 Corinthians 13.  This widely read piece sold over 12 million copies and influences people still today to love God and to love each other – two great commandments....
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Listen, Ponder and Contemplate

It’s as if we are in the days of Jeremiah.  The time for warnings, time for silence, time for withheld judgments have ended.  Many will find themselves confused and unsettled with all the senseless events happening in our world today. Turn to the Lord God...
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On Trials and Suffering

Living in this world, tribulations are inevitable.   How we deal with them and how they leave us either angry and bitter or strengthened in our faith, is the ultimate question.  Consider the following reasons for trials and suffering: To strengthen our faith – 1...
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Promises

The gospel of John records eleven very special promises: John 3:16  For God so loved the world taht He gave His only begotten Son that whosoever believeth in Him should not perish but have everlasting life John 6:54  Whoso eateth my flesh (spiritually) and drinketh...
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Hidden Treasure

Revelation 2:17  To him who overcomes I will give some of the hidden manna. Proverbs 2:2-5  Turning your ear to wisdom and applying your heart to understanding, and if you cry out for insight and cry aloud for understanding and if you look for it...
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Fragrant and Soothing Aroma

Those who live their lives without concern for other’s approval but only to honor the Lord both suffer persecution and are a sweet fragrance. Turn toward God and fill your mind and heart with His truth and love.  Spiritual darkness surrounds us, filling us with...
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Accepting God’s Love

There are times when it can be difficult to accept the fact that God completely loves and accepts us unconditionally.   Affirm these 6 facts of faith: Deliberately choose to submit yourself fully to God as He has made Himself known to you through the Holy Scripture. ...
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Jesus Loves You!

So simple yet so difficult to believe and accept,  Jesus loves you,  because our hearts are tainted by the curse of the fallen world. Jesus wanted us to know and experience the meaning of His love and His presence in our life.  He expresses this...
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For Such a Time as This

What is my roll in this chaos?  My specific time and place of birth, for such a time as this, was determined for me long ago by the same Creator who sets the boundaries of nations. I have a roll – God does not make...
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