Yesterday I heard a sermon that got me thinking about being a Berean. I wasn't going to raise the point, but I wanted to share a word about discernment. The scripture the Pastor was teaching on was taken from Luke 19. It was of course the well-known Zacchaeus story. Now for anyone who has read … Continue reading Test Everything: Why We Should All Be Bereans
Hi Everyone, I just had to share my thanks post-birthday.... Thank you SO SO much for the birthday messages yesterday! I loathe self-deprecation with a passion, but I feel so humbled - I don't think I am deserving of so many lovely words, but I wanted to offer a few of my own in an … Continue reading The Birthday Edition: Thanking God for 25 Years
10 For as the rain cometh down, and the snow from heaven, and returneth not thither, but watereth the earth, and maketh it bring forth and bud, that it may give seed to the sower, and bread to the eater: 11 So shall my word be that goeth forth out of my mouth: it shall … Continue reading The Birthday Edition: Learning To Trust God With Your Legacy
Today I celebrate 25 years on God's wonderful earth, and in view of this significant milestone, I will be posting a series of 'Birthday Edition' posts. Please stay tuned for the next few posts, which will be filled with prayer, praise and poetry. X
6 Seek ye the Lord while he may be found, call ye upon him while he is near: 7 Let the wicked forsake his way, and the unrighteous man his thoughts: and let him return unto the Lord, and he will have mercy upon him; and to our God, for he will abundantly pardon. Isaiah 55: 6-7 … Continue reading Day 70: Are You Seeking Him?
17 No weapon that is formed against thee shall prosper; and every tongue that shall rise against thee in judgment thou shalt condemn. This is the heritage of the servants of the Lord, and their righteousness is of me, saith the Lord. Isaiah 54:17 I don't know about anyone else, but whenever I need to … Continue reading Day 69: No Weapon Formed!
For the mountains shall depart, and the hills be removed; but my kindness shall not depart from thee, neither shall the covenant of my peace be removed, saith the LORD that hath mercy on thee. -Isaiah 54:10 Again, this verse is a reminder that God cares about us. Everything in the world can fail, but … Continue reading Day 68: God Is Faithful
In a little wrath I hid my face from thee for a moment; but with everlasting kindness will I have mercy on thee, saith the Lord thy Redeemer. - Isaiah 54:8 As Christians, we must rest certain in the fact that God has our backs. Sometimes it may seem as if the world … Continue reading Day 67: God Has Your Back