Lean On The Rock

Psalm 18:2 (NIV) – The Lord is my rock, my fortress and my deliverer; my God is my rock, in whom I take refuge, my shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold. Disappointments are real Discouragements are sure to come No one is perfect, no not one People will disappoint you Even those among your closest few No one is perfect, no…

The Battle Is Not Yours

2 Chronicles 20:15 (NIV) – …This is what the Lord says to you: ‘Do not be afraid or discouraged because of this vast army. For the battle is not yours, but God’s. When battles of life overwhelm you And each day brings challenges anew When the pain and distress Often makes absolutely no sense Be still my soul Know…

I AM the Resurrection and Life

John 11:25 (NIV) – Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes in me will live, even though they die; I AM says the Lord I AM the Resurrection and life I AM the One who alone gives Eternal life beyond earthly lives As you look around and…

No, Not Some Fabricated Prose

Luke 24:5-6 (NIV) – In their fright, the women bowed down with their faces to the ground, but the men said to them, “Why do you look for the living among the dead? 6 He is not here; he has risen! He arose! He arose! That is the amazing truth No, not some fabricated prose…

Humbly Recieve

John 19:30  (NIV) – When he had received the drink, Jesus said, “It is finished.” With that, he bowed his head and gave up his spirit. Even as I look at the cross And the pain for me you bore My mind cannot even grasp The amazing love at its core My heart is overwhelmed…

The Rock That is Higher Than I

Psalm 61:1-2 (NIV) – Hear my cry, O God; listen to my prayer. 2 From the ends of the earth I call to you, I call as my heart grows faint; lead me to the rock that is higher than I. When I am overwhelmed, sheer exhausted And the day seems full of pain That refuses to go…

Remember

Deuteronomy 15:15 (NIV) – Remember that you were slaves in Egypt and the Lord your God redeemed you.   When life is tough And you are confused When you feel you’re done And just cannot move on When you simply cannot find A single reason to smile Remember When you feel all alone And no one seems to…

True Rest

Isaiah 30:15 (NIV) – This is what the Sovereign Lord, the Holy One of Israel, says: “In repentance and rest is your salvation, in quietness and trust is your strength, but you would have none of it.   To find rest When life is so stressed The air so filled with tension That it can be sliced Is…

Abundant Grace Of God

Romans 2:4 (NIV) – Or do you show contempt for the riches of his kindness, forbearance and patience, not realizing that God’s kindness is intended to lead you to repentance? It is but a matter of choice What each one does with his or her life The straight and narrow path is a price That for many is…

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…