Therefore comfort each other and edify one another (1 Thess. 5:11). You and I are not appointed to wrath, and that is great news, encouraging news!
- March 06, 2011 |
...in its beak was a freshly plucked olive leaf! (Gen. 8:11 NIV). To all the Noahs of the world who search the horizon for a fleck of hope, Jesus proclaims, “Yes!” And he comes as a dove.
- March 04, 2011 |
Be strong and courageous, do not be afraid or tremble at them, for the Lord your God is the one who goes with you (Deut. 31:6). Do you cast your cares upon Jesus or charge that He isn't concerned?
- March 03, 2011 |
He found none equal to Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael and Azariah; so they entered the king's service (Dan. 1:19). When we obey, the consequences may vary, but two things are always the same...
- March 02, 2011 |
No one can serve two masters (Matt. 6:24). Lord, we lay before You our work, our relationships, and our possessions...
- March 01, 2011 |
...the accuser of the brethren... (Revelation 12:10). Satan is the ultimate critic of God's creation, and accusation is one of his most effective tactics.
- February 25, 2011 |
They believe for a while, and in time of testing fall away (Luke 8:13). Based on Jesus' teaching, not every "I'm for Christ" is genuine.
- February 24, 2011 |
A fool does not delight in understanding, But only in revealing his own mind (Prov. 18:2). Husbands and wives need to remind themselves frequently that they have married a foreigner!
- February 22, 2011 |
If we look forward to something we don't have yet, we must wait patiently and confidently (Rom. 8:25). This life, precious and serious though it is, is not our reward. That comes later.
- February 18, 2011 |
He entered a certain village, where a woman named Martha welcomed him into her home (Luke 10:38). Balance always requires a fierce and ruthless examination of priorities.
- February 15, 2011 |