For our gospel came not unto you in word only, but also in power, and in the Holy Ghost, and in much assurance; as ye know what manner of men we were among you for your sake. -1 Thessalonians 1:5 The Gospel is nothing if not powerful. The beautiful thing about the Word of God … Continue reading The Gospel is Nothing If Not Powerful
38and he said to them, “We will never find a better man than Joseph, a man who has God's spirit in him.”39The king said to Joseph, “God has shown you all this, so it is obvious that you have greater wisdom and insight than anyone else.40I will put you in charge of my country, and … Continue reading The Joseph Miracle: From Prison to The Palace
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
For thy Maker is thine husband; the LORD of hosts is his name; and thy Redeemer the Holy One of Israel; The God of the whole earth shall he be called. - Isaiah 54:5 I can't with this scripture right now. I remember reading this verse years ago, one of my friend's brought it to … Continue reading Day 66: God our Father, Friend and Husband?
All we like sheep have gone astray; we have turned every one to his own way; and the LORD hath laid on him the iniquity of us all. - Isaiah 53:6 This verse of one of my faves. One of the difficulties many people have when witnessing is not offending the person being spoken to. … Continue reading Day 65: The Universal Sin
How beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of him that bringeth good tidings, that publisheth peace; that bringeth good tidings of good, that publisheth salvation; that saith unto Zion, Thy God reigneth! - Isaiah 52:7 Everyone likes good news, and this verse reminds us of that simple truth. Let's endeavour (as much as possible) … Continue reading Day 64: Forget Gossip, Go for Good News!
July has been tough. Only 11 days in, and I can say without a shadow of a doubt that this month has been the most difficult month for me so far this year. BUT despite the difficulties and challenges that have arisen this month, I am encournaged by the word I read in Isaiah: … Continue reading Day 63: Everlasting Joy (Lessons From Isaiah)