But Noah

Genesis 6:7-8 (NIV): So the Lord said, “I will wipe from the face of the earth the human race I have created—and with them the animals, the birds and the creatures that move along the ground—for I regret that I have made them.” 8 But Noah found favor in the eyes of the Lord. The world and its wickedness broke the heart of…

My Lord and My King

Isaiah 6:5 (NIV) – “Woe to me!” I cried. “I am ruined! For I am a man of unclean lips, and I live among a people of unclean lips, and my eyes have seen the King, the Lord Almighty.”   When every day of life Is filled with pain and strife When there is just nowhere to turn And my eyes with unshed…

To Receive, Expect!

Romans 4:18-20 (NIV): Against  all hope, Abraham in hope believed and so became the father of many nations, just as it had been said to him, “So shall your offspring be.”  Without weakening in his faith, he faced the fact that his body was as good as dead—since he was about a hundred years old—and that Sarah’s womb…

All There!

Titus 1:2 (NIV): in the hope of eternal life, which God, who does not lie, promised before the beginning of time   The story is told of a man who was poor. He lived on rather frugal means, just about getting through each day. Often barely having two square meals a day, and his clothes mostly in tatters….

For This Reason

Jeremiah 29:11 (NIV) – For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. For this reason today I am excited For this reason today I am thrilled to bits That the King of all the universe Has chosen…

God Needs No One!

Luke 19:40 (NIV): “I tell you,” he replied, “if they keep quiet, the stones will cry out.” The Lord has just come into Jerusalem riding on a colt, in what is famously known as the Triumphal Entry, The crowd of disciples are beside themselves with joy. They are throwing their cloaks on the road, as Jesus rides on….

A New Year Prayer

Lord as into this New Year I step This my prayer this my request Give me joy Lord, Give me love That to a watching world I would live to show, the beauty Of a life that in You is found! Lord as into this New Year I step No clue have I of what…

You Are No Accident!

Genesis 1:27 (NIV): So God created man in His own image, in the image and likeness of God He created him; male and female He created them. You are no accident! God the Creator and Ruler of all that is, God the Almighty, all-powerful God, the Self-existent One who is perfect in power, goodness, and…