Luke 21:28 “ Now when these things begin to happen, look up and lift up your heads, because your redemption draws near!” THE Sign for Some! As the signs of HIS comingmerge with speed into oneand the great divide growseven greater; …then am I assured thatour SAVIOUR approacheswith rapture eternal…yetonly for some. Yes! The LORD […]Read More THE Sign for Some!
Philippians 1:6 “Being confident of this very thing, that HE WHO has begun a good work in you will perform it until the day of JESUS CHRIST…” In Mid Sentence! Before the ink dries,In advance of its setting;Ere the song is completed,HE still moves. Stopped in mid Sentenceincompletely remainingeven paused in HIS footprints,yet! HE moves! […]Read More In Mid Sentence!
Mark 16:15 “And HE said to them, “Go into all the world and proclaim the Gospel to the whole creation.” The NOW Crier! Rejoice! Lift high HIS NAME,yea, rejoice!With hearts lifted highest,and voice; lead all those‘round you; sing HIS praises! Because! HE put songswithin us…because!The Hope of our callingis CHRIST; so raise yeHIS banners! HE’s […]Read More The NOW Crier!
Isaiah 26:3 “YOU keep them in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on YOU, because they trust in YOU.” With Tunnel Vision! There’s still splendor in HIS presence gained when Life’s in disarray;In those moments where theChaos rises long before the day. There’s still heights of Heaven’s rapture in the midst of every stormHow much […]Read More With Tunnel Vision!
Acts 4:12 “And there is salvation in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given among men by which we must be saved.” Attached at the Heart! What’s most often stolenand who is to blame…isn’t questioned. Such crimes are not facelessor painless and yet!It’s our Self — caughtred-handed — again. Stealing […]Read More Attached at the Heart!
Romans 5:9 “Much more then, having now been justified by HIS blood, we shall be saved from wrath through HIM!” The Red Second Hand! Once unseen warfare has bled through to this present. Now demonic possession is proudly displayed… …from each stage in this life. Yes from every street corner where once was THE NAME […]Read More The Red Second Hand!
Psalm 62:5 “My soul, wait silently for GOD alone, for my expectation is from HIM!” Divinely Drowned Out! Help us shut off this “squawk box”, that voice deep within…which values Self’s Interest above others’ Need. Help us silence those sounds which our vocal chords issue WHENEVER such grave, disconnected thoughts rein! Most of all when […]Read More Divinely Drowned Out!
Psalm 39:7 “And now, O LORD, for what do I wait? my hope is in YOU!” Awaiting Hope’s Height! Deepest emotion flows from broken wells. From fragmented cisterns and reservoirs — fractured. Else all is contained in one’s battle-scarred heart with unreleased depths yet unharmed and un-raptured. Therefore — together GOD has allied us; till […]Read More Awaiting Hope’s Height!
Genesis 9:13 “I have set MY rainbow in the clouds, and it will be the sign of the covenant between ME and the earth.” Expressing Eternity’s Colors! If Visions are Gazes and Views equate colors…then kaleidoscope palettes of paint fill our eyes. Granting sights with great Hope as we focus on CHRIST, so how vibrant […]Read More Expressing Eternity’s Colors!
Romans 13:11 “Besides this you know the time, that the hour has come for you to wake from sleep. For salvation is nearer to us now than when we first believed!” Unless the Time was shortened… From within this present darkness flows Hell’s spirit-filled foul stenches…with a savage acid spewing over jagged, rotting teeth. From […]Read More Unless the Time was shortened…
Proverbs 16:16 “How much better to get wisdom than gold! To get understanding is to be chosen rather than silver!” Paying the Fool! The World’s value of things, contradicting, creates greater chaos when some entertain… …said labels as “Worthy” in contrast to CHRIST! “The saved” — its claws then — feel ripped ‘cross their chest. […]Read More Paying the Fool!
Psalm 63:8 “My soul clings to YOU; YOUR right hand upholds me!” Hand Watching! Raised up or in pocketsExtended or withdrawnEver open or closedWaving welcomes…or not. Found leading or lagging,so are we by others…whose daily observanceof hands is proactive. To see who is givingto learn who is caringTo find out whose praiseof the LORD isn’t […]Read More Hand Watching!
Philippians 1:6 “And I am sure of this, that HE WHO began a good work in you will bring it to completion at the day of JESUS CHRIST.” Loving Home! It’s hard interceding for those walking away from the source of their hope. From the LORD JESUS’ NAME! The anguish it causes since such are […]Read More Loving Home!
Lamentations 3:25 “The LORD is good to those who wait for HIM, to the soul who seeks HIM!” Thoughtlessly Blessed! “Not thinking” at times has a jarring effect. Not that flawed are such steps but when “Silence is deafening”… …then felt is GOD’s presence in no way compared to this earthly dimension. Instead… we’re consumed! […]Read More Thoughtlessly Blessed!
Psalm 60:4 “YOU have given a banner to those who fear YOU, that it may be displayed because of the Truth. Selah!” Shine Forth, HIS Banner! Since lifted are labels disparaging CHRISTians, so hellish flags have been found sewn…all together. Without shortage of fabric for banners of darkness, so satan believes that hismoment has come. […]Read More Shine Forth, HIS Banner!
1 John 1:7 “But if we walk in the light, as HE is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of JESUS, HIS SON, purifies us from all sin.” HIS Spotless Parchments! When someone peelsback the veneer fromoff of our pictures,then the spotless, whitepaper photographers use… …is no longer found […]Read More HIS Spotless Parchments!
1 John 1:8 “If we say we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us.” Without Footprints of Pretense! No concept of right canbe held by those left;those absent of scarswhich the LORD aloneheals. Though parrotinglanguage CHRISTspoke as if theirs;…though acting as ifin their steps JESUSwalked. Those who take everywound […]Read More Without Footprints of Pretense!
Psalm 34:15 “The eyes of the LORD are on the righteous, and HIS ears are attentive to their cry!” Turning Tears into Light! There was a teardrop today which she’d never seen; though having lived for many years until this present. Some unknown sorrow it was which her voice couldn’t reach…nor comfort at least. “LORD, […]Read More Turning Tears into Light!
1 Corinthians 6:19 “Or do you not know that your body is the temple of the HOLY SPIRIT WHO is in you, WHOM you have from GOD, and you are not your own?!” In the Role of: HIS OWN! We are our own accusers doubling also as rulers who critically measure. As judge, jury and […]Read More In the Role of: HIS OWN!
Psalm 25:9 “HE leads the humble in doing right, teaching them HIS Way.” “Way” Discernment! There are land mines one plants and then steps on. There are mind games one plays; always losing. Yet day after day some keep choosing “these ways” which inflict Self’s most judgemental sanctions. With such self-imposed actions, degrading; we must […]Read More “Way” Discernment!
2 Samuel 22:4 & Psalm 18:3 “I will call upon the LORD, WHO is worthy to be praised; So shall I be saved from my enemies!” Hallelu, YAH! “Step aside, Reverend Make way for THE SHEPHERD!”; Faith’s AUTHOR and FINISHER found! HIS paths make ye straight so those hearing proclaim, “To CHRIST shall our praises […]Read More Hallelu, YAH!
Psalm 33:18 “Behold, the eye of the LORD is on those who fear HIM, on those who hope in HIS steadfast love…” The Gaze of GOD! Unable to see throughLife’s telescope’s cap,so absence of visionattends us. Escaped then the sight whichHIS lens would have brought,had we taken ourselves“out of view”. Thus urgently pressingis this present […]Read More The Gaze of GOD!
2 Timothy 2:13 “If we are faithless, HE remains faithful, for HE cannot deny HIMSELF.” Filled by CHRIST’s Faith! How great is ourfaithlessness, LORD!Even we…whose Zeal was oncestrong but has faded. Yet only YOUR bloodmakes us “saved”,even we…who’ve earned Hell withactions — unaided! Thus YOUR interventions for useven me…has redeemed these —our souls — without […]Read More Filled by CHRIST’s Faith!
Micah 7:7 “But as for me, I will look to the LORD; I will wait for the GOD of my salvation; my GOD will hear me!” WHEN…to move! Waiting in Silence,willing to learn…Without speaking thesethoughts or releasinga word. Mirroring statues asreflective glass…Choosing only to movewhen our Sovereign decides. Oh! Would that were trueand we’d stood […]Read More WHEN…to move!
2 Timothy 1:6a “For this reason I encourage you to fan into flame the gift of GOD…” With Encouraging Words of Fire! Grayish icicles hanging fromLife’s damaged gutterslike tinsel long faded,worn dark by the ages;so also seemed Hope’s best appearance… to flutter. Hearing audibly frozenresponses to heartache,still each victim — dismayedclung much greater to Grace…for […]Read More With Encouraging Words of Fire!
Proverbs 4:23 “Watch over your heart with all diligence, for from it flow the springs of life.” DNR! Dead skin cells, dry patches, “flakes” floating down slowly;the “end results” are of sins’ past animations. Thus meaning, such evils no longer breathe daily. As dry bones without marrow from CHRIST, so they lay. Still the Flesh, […]Read More DNR!
1 Corinthians 1:9 “GOD is faithful, WHO has called you into fellowship with HIS SON, JESUS CHRIST our LORD.” The Unsurpassing Record of CHRIST! Records only matter as numbers meant to be broken. Measurements set by skill and natural ability combined with Endurance then rest on a platform…awaiting the next contender. Some linger longer than […]Read More The Unsurpassing Record of CHRIST!
Isaiah 60:1 “Arise, shine, for your light has come, and the glory of the LORD has risen upon you!” LIGHT Expectancy! As the Dew covered each new blade of grass, those which sprung up with the Dawn… …so she was reminded of newness in life because of CHRIST. Every morning she’d awaken and rise from […]Read More LIGHT Expectancy!
Ephesians 6:10 “Finally, be strong in the LORD and in the strength of HIS might!” Mountain Climbing, ROCK Standing Preaching by exampleand living by Faith;Interchangeable partsof this whole known asLife. The walk of each CHRISTianis made up of stepswhether echoing HISor found off course —straying. But to mirror HIS ways,both preaching andliving is done by […]Read More Mountain Climbing, ROCK Standing