HELP THAT COMES FROM GOD

I will lift up my eyes to the hills – from whence comes my help? My help comes from the Lord (Psalm 121:1-2a). In times of trouble or uncertainty, what does a person really need? Does one need more money, the Calvary to swoop down …

LAYING A CHRIST-CENTERED FOUNDATION

He only is my rock and my salvation; He is my defense; I shall not be greatly moved (Psalm 62:2). Jesus Christ is indispensable to our health, both spiritual and natural. Committing our lives to Him is the best decision we will ever make, for …

GAINING CLEAR FOCUS 

Therefore, my beloved  brethren, be steadfast, immovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, knowing that your labor is not in vain in the Lord (1 Corinthians 15:58). We must always have a clear focus, and Jesus should always be the One we see most …

THE ANSWER TO EVERY QUESTION 

But rise and stand on your feet; for I have appeared to you for this purpose, to make you a minister and a witness both of the things which you have seen and of the things which I will yet reveal to you (Acts 26:16). …

ALMOST BUT NOT ALTOGETHER

And Paul said, “I would to God that not only you, but also all who hear me today, might become both almost and altogether such as I am, except for these chains” (Acts 26:24-29). As he made his defense, “Festus said with a loud voice, …

WHAT A DAY!

Rise and stand on your feet; for I have appeared to you for this purpose, to make you a minister and a witness both of the things which you have seen and of the things which I will yet reveal to you (Acts 26:16). Today, …

FOR THE LOVE OF GOD PT. 2

He who loves father or mother more than Me is not worthy of Me. And he who loves son or daughter more than Me is not worthy of Me. And he who does not take his cross and follow after Me is not worthy of …

FOR THE LOVE OF GOD

If anyone comes to Me and does not hate his father and mother, wife and children, brothers and sisters, yes, and his own life also, he cannot be My disciple. And whoever does not bear his cross and come after Me cannot be My disciple …

A YEARNING FOR GOD

As the deer pants for the water brooks, so pants my soul for You, O God (Psalm 42:1).   Does your soul desire the Lord God more than pleasure, relief from pain, or distress? Have you come to a place of intense longing for God? …

THE HEART OF THE MATTER

Keep your heart with all diligence, for out of it spring the issues of life. Put away from you a deceitful mouth, and put perverse lips far from you. Let your eyes look straight ahead, and your eyelids look right before you. Ponder the path …