Waiting on the Lord

“Enlightenment without surrender and knowledge without patience ends in despair.  Waiting on the Lord is of utmost necessity for anyone who wishes to maintain any semblance of sanity.” Matthew Peterson – Daily Crow Ecclesiastes 12:12-14  And further, by these, my son, be admonished:  of making...
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What Does the Lord Require of You?

What does the Lord require of you but to do justice, to love kindness and to walk humbly with your God        Micah 6:8 Expect great heartache as darkness and evil spreads. Examine your heart and be cleansed from all unrighteousness.  Repent and...
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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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