Golden splendor

Golden splendor Golden splendor comes from the mountain of God. He is clothed in dazzling splendor. – Job 37:22 Psalms 96:9-13  9 Worship the LORD in all his holy splendor. Let all the earth tremble before him.  10 Tell all the nations, “The LORD reigns!” The world stands firm and cannot be shaken. He willContinue reading “Golden splendor”

The Father is God, we are not

The Father is God, we are not Stop and consider God’s wonders. – Job 37:14 Job 37:14-24  14 Listen to this, O Job, Stand and consider the wonders of God.  15 Do you know how God controls the storm and causes the lightning to flash from his clouds?  16 Do you understand how he movesContinue reading “The Father is God, we are not”

This hurts me more than . . .

This hurts me more than . . . For the LORD corrects those he loves, just as a father corrects a child in whom he delights. – Proverbs 3:12 Lamentations 3:31-33  31 For no one is abandoned by the Lord forever.  32 Though he brings grief, he also shows compassion because of the greatness ofContinue reading “This hurts me more than . . .”

What more shall I say? ∙

What more shall I say? ∙ The two spies returned to Joshua and told him what they had learned, “The LORD has given us the whole land, for all the people in the land are terrified of us.” – Joshua 2:24 Hebrews 11:31 It was by faith that Rahab the harlot was not destroyed withContinue reading “What more shall I say? ∙”

Is everything upside down?

Is everything upside down? If the world hates you, you know that it has hated Me before it hated you. – John 15:18 Luke 6:22-36  22 What blessings await you when people hate you and exclude you and mock you and curse you as evil because you follow the Son of Man.  23 When thatContinue reading “Is everything upside down?”

We were once dead ∙

We were once dead ∙ Once you were dead because of your disobedience and your many sins. – Ephesians 2:1 Ephesians 2:1-10  1 And you were dead in your trespasses and sins.  4 But God is so rich in mercy, and he loved us so much,  5 that even though we were dead because ofContinue reading “We were once dead ∙”

Reassurance for the anxious ∙

Reassurance for the anxious When anxiety was great within me, your consolation brought me joy. – Psalm 94:19 Psalms 94:16-23  16 Who will protect me from the wicked? Who will stand up for me against evildoers?  17 Unless the LORD had helped me, I would soon have settled in the silence of death.  18 IContinue reading “Reassurance for the anxious ∙”

He cannot deny Himself

He cannot deny Himself If we are faithless, He remains faithful, for He cannot deny Himself. – 2 Timothy 2:13 1 Thessalonians 5:23-24  23 Now may the God of peace make you holy in every way, and may your whole spirit and soul and body be kept blameless until our Lord Jesus Christ comes again.Continue reading “He cannot deny Himself”