The beloved are nots

The beloved are nots God blesses those who are poor in spirit and realize their need for him, for the Kingdom of Heaven is theirs. – Matthew 5:3 1 Corinthians 1:26-28  26 Remember, dear brothers and sisters, that few of you were wise in the world’s eyes or powerful or wealthy when God called you.Continue reading “The beloved are nots”

The illusion of control ∙

The illusion of control ∙ For everything, there is a season, a time for every activity under heaven. – Ecclesiastes 3:1   Where were you when I laid the foundations of the earth? Tell me if you know so much. – Job 38:4 Job 42:2-6  2 I know that you can do anything, and no one can stop you.Continue reading “The illusion of control ∙”

It might have been ∙

It might have been ∙ As a deer longs for streams of water, so I long for you, O God! – Psalms 42:1 Psalms 42:1-11  1 As a deer pants for flowing streams, so pants my soul for you, O God.  2 My soul thirsts for God, for the living God. When shall I comeContinue reading “It might have been ∙”

Being confident from within

Being confident from within The Lord stood at his side and said, “Take courage; for as you have solemnly witnessed to My cause at Jerusalem, so you must witness at Rome also.”- Acts 23:11 Acts 9:10-17  10 Now, there was a believer in Damascus named Ananias. The Lord spoke to him in a vision, calling,Continue reading “Being confident from within”

A friendly face

A friendly face Teacher, we know that You are truthful and teach the way of God in truth, and defer to no one; for You are not partial to any. – Matthew 22:16 Luke 18:15-17  15 One day some parents brought their little children to Jesus so he could touch and bless them. But whenContinue reading “A friendly face”