Even Now?

So when he heard that Lazarus was sick, he stayed where he was two more days. John 11:6 Jesus raises Lazarus from the dead. This probably was the most remarkable miracle Jesus performed. “There is no parallel whatever for the raising of a man who had been dead for four days and whose body had…

More Than Able

Proverbs 3:5-6 (NIV) Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not rely on your own insight. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.

Master the Tempest is Raging!

Mark 4:37-40 (NRSV) – A great windstorm arose, and the waves beat into the boat, so that the boat was already being swamped. 38 But he was in the stern, asleep on the cushion; and they woke him up and said to him, “Teacher, do you not care that we are perishing?” 39 He woke up and rebuked the…

Battle Offense

Psalm 1:1-2 – Blessed is the one who does not walk in step with the wicked or stand in the way that sinners take or sit in the company of mockers, but whose delight is in the law of the Lord, and who meditates on his law day and night. Change your thoughts and you change your world – Norman Vincent…

All There!

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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…

I AM the Bread Of Life

John 6:35 (NIV) Then Jesus declared, “I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to me will never go hungry, and whoever believes in me will never be thirsty. I AM says the Lord I AM the Bread of life I AM the only One who can feed you The only One who can satisfy your hunger As the world rushes…

What’s On Your Altar Today?

Genesis 22:1 (NIV) – Some time later God tested Abraham. He said to him, “Abraham!” “Here I am,” he replied. Then God said, “Take your son, your only son, whom you love-Isaac-and go to the region of Moriah. Sacrifice him there as a burnt offering on a mountain I will show you.” An altar symbolizes sacrifice…

A Well-Watered Soul

Psalm 1:3 (NIV) That person is like a tree planted by streams of water, which yields its fruit in season and whose leaf does not wither—whatever they do prospers. What a refreshing picture. Fresh lush green leaves on a tree laden with much fruit. The Psalmist here likens man to a tree. He draws up…

Are You Singing Today?

Acts 16:25 (NIV) – About midnight Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns to God, and the other prisoners were listening to them. What makes you sing? Paul and Silas are singing at midnight in a Roman prison. For the crime of having driven out a spirit from a slave girl, Paul and Silas…

Not Easy But Worth It

Exodus 14:14 (NIV) – The Lord will fight for you; you need only to be still.” The Israelites were terrified. The Lord had just led His people out of Egypt with a mighty hand. After four hundred years of slavery, the Israelites had come out, lock stock and barrel, with all their belongings and much more. What an…