Building The Temple of God

Thus saith the LORD of hosts; Let your hands be strong, ye that hear in these days these words by the mouth of the prophets, which were in the day that the foundation of the house of the Lord of hosts was laid, that the temple might be built. – Zechariah 8:9 As we readContinue reading “Building The Temple of God”

Who Can Name All That He Is?

Wherefore God also hath highly exalted him, and given him a name which is above every name: That at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, of things in heaven, and things in earth, and things under the earth; And that every tongue should confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory ofContinue reading “Who Can Name All That He Is?”

The Soothing Balm for the Overwhelmed Soul

If the Son therefore shall make you free, ye shall be free indeed. – John 8:36 It is an overwhelming feeling that comes upon you when you are sitting alone in the dark, just before dawn, a cold front moving through- so you find yourself chilled even while nestled inside the safety of your home.Continue reading “The Soothing Balm for the Overwhelmed Soul”

Belief that He Is

But without faith it is impossible to please him: for he that cometh to God must believe that he is, and that he is a rewarder of them that diligently seek him. – Hebrews 11:6 Jesus said it Himself in Luke 18:8, “…when the Son of man cometh, shall he find faith on the earth?”Continue reading “Belief that He Is”

Let it Go

He is in the way of life that keepeth instruction: but he that refuseth reproof erreth. – Proverbs 10:17 God is full of mercy and goodness! He continues to sanctify me daily and show me things that I need to add, change, or let go of with the end goal of walking in oneness andContinue reading “Let it Go”

A Tall Order

Because it is written, be ye holy; for I am holy. – 1 Peter 1:16 The Lord commands that His people- Be ye holy; for I am holy (1 Peter 1:16). This is a tall order- one that requires self-discipline and humility. Self-discipline can be accomplished in the flesh- a product of human nature- andContinue reading “A Tall Order”

Sweet Storms

For to be carnally minded is death; but to be spiritually minded is life and peace. – Romans 8:6 When the storms of life come where do you run for shelter and safety? Do you slip instantly or slowly into despair? Do you sink into the mire of your feelings? Does the light of yourContinue reading “Sweet Storms”

All to Him we Owe

And whatsoever ye do, do it heartily, as to the Lord, and not unto men; – Colossians 3:23 In Leviticus 27 we are taught that a tithe of everything belongs to the Lord and that we should keep our promises just as God Almighty is always faithful to keep His! This tithe is more thanContinue reading “All to Him we Owe”

The Word is Alive

But we will give ourselves continually to prayer, and to the ministry of the word. – Acts 6:4 The Holy Word of God continually amazes me! Many of us have heard it said that it is alive- well, of course it is- it is Jesus Christ, after all! I don’t think I meditate on thatContinue reading “The Word is Alive”

A Broken Bread Disciple

And, behold, two of them went that same day to a village called Emmaus, which was from Jerusalem about threescore furlongs. And they talked together of all these things which had happened. And it came to pass, that, while they communed together and reasoned, Jesus himself drew near, and went with them. – Luke 24:13-15Continue reading “A Broken Bread Disciple”