Psalm 141:3 “Set a watch, O JEHOVAH, before my mouth; keep the door of my lips.” Pre-Damage Control! Contempt is hardest to follow since it will not inspire nor bless. Instead, with Corrosion, it jabs and erodes someone else whom they feel — incorrect. So carefully filter and weigh every word well before speaking one. […]Read More Pre-Damage Control!
Romans 5:9 “Much more then, being now justified by HIS blood, we SHALL be saved from wrath through HIM.” Before HIS Wrath! See HIS scepter rise;igniting fireswhich shall consumehell’s forces. CHRIST’s power blazingwell past “Amazing!”…so each wicked foeHE’ll destroy! Remember as such,when HIS Justice comes…HIS love will havealready won! Raptured to Heavenas it was written,“So […]Read More Before HIS Wrath!
Psalm 126:5 “Those who sow in tears shall reap with shouts of joy!” Tear’s Triumphant Transformations! No one’s earned this time YOU’ve given us ; undeserved is every breath. Without any pride while looking back, so we cry out regrets. Then YOU answered with compassion; every way and countless times; Saving us from death eternal […]Read More Tear’s Triumphant Transformations!
Psalm 119:59 “I considered my ways and turned my feet to YOUR testimonies!” Accepting HIS Directions! Would we know whatwe’ve been savedfrom if no crossroadever came… …where the path wetook was all we knewwith every stepunchanged? So on simple thoughtwaves sailing do we“find” our waysseem best. Without “contradicting”voices thus still “lost”our souls progress. Consequences then,by […]Read More Accepting HIS Directions!
Psalm 147:5 “Great is our LORD, and mighty in power; HIS understanding is infinite.” How much higher HIS thoughts,how much greater our GOD…than what we can imagine andare — when compared! HIS ways — always perfect— prove endlessly “worth it”.Even so, Flesh still choosesalternative paths. But HE isn’t so distant asthough we’re not with HIM!Alive […]Read More Just HIS Voice!
Exodus 14:14 “The LORD will fight for you, and you have only to be silent.” Prayer Warrioring! GOD help the manwho wants to standbetween GOD, mygirls and me. I’ve got no mindto do some “crime”so I’m gonna stayon my knees… Since I’m no manwho gets “angry” madInstead, this soul’sdriven to pray… …to keep looking up!Yea, […]Read More Prayer Warrioring!
Psalm 118:8 “It is better to trust in the LORD than to put confidence in man.” HIS Yes and Amen! Have you ever grasped tightlythe wind with your hands?Has your heart held a thought which no other soul can? Since negative answers wegive for both queries…Since scars “speak” aheadof our voices — in theory… …then […]Read More HIS Yes and Amen!
Luke 10:31 “Now by chance a certain priest came down that road. And when he saw him, he passed by on the other side.” Subtraction signs arepathways whileAddition’s look likebridges… One’s a street withseparate linescompared to crossingroads — connecting. To intersecting Iives,instead of passingby each other… …are we called asHE commissioned;sharing grace, asHIS additions. So […]Read More HIS Great Subtraction!
Proverbs 27:19 “As in water face reflects face, so the heart of man reflects man.” See Through Servants! Are disguisesapproved whencloaked is the heart? How much camouflagehiding the Truthwill one use? How much less ofGOD’s light will beclearly observed? Yea, what else will bewitnessed…sufficientlyGray? So the point of thislesson cries out, “Beye separate! As such, […]Read More See Through Servants!
Psalm 18:30 “As for GOD, HIS way is perfect: The LORD’s WORD is flawless; HE shields all who take refuge in HIM.” Well Written in Crimson! Truth tells us YOUR protection covers, cleanses and secures. Being holy and all knowing…. so removed are all concerns. Yea! YOUR WORD, Truth’s only source, holds where one must […]Read More Well Written in Crimson!
Ecclesiastes 3:11 “HE has made everything beautiful in its time. Also HE has put eternity in their hearts, except that no one can find out the work that GOD does from beginning to end.” Won Well Before! In Timelessness past,before Life had begun;the race went to theStrong for the battlewas won. Each turn, every twist,and […]Read More Won Well Before!
Psalm 95:1 “Oh come, let us sing to the LORD; let us make a joyful noise to the rock of our salvation!” Born to Climb! Love’s Living Hopeonce breathed like us;CHRIST JESUSWHOSE example lives! What Joy divineGOD’s blessed lovewould call us “HISforgiven!” So worship in theSAVIOUR’s hands;reflecting HIM bylifting yours! Giving thanks withevery exhale,may we […]Read More Born to Climb!
John 3:30 “HE must increase, but I must decrease!” Moving Day Zeal! Every day’sAnticipationshould be spent— downsizing. Taking lesswhile giving greater;getting down to basics. Mindful thenof ROCK beneath us;our firm foundation— CHRIST! So “MovingDay!” is every daywith “less of Self”— in tow. Till finally, whenThe LORD returns,we shall be as…HE is! Yea, we WILL be […]Read More Moving Day Zeal!
1 Timothy 6:20a “O Timothy! Guard what was committed to your trust…” Guarding your Course! HIS voice speaks uniquely — compelling distinctly — propelling each forward. So! Reducing directions / diluting commands means far less to bystanders. For those otherwise called and differently gifted…can’t hear what one hears. So continue one must trusting JESUS’ words […]Read More Guarding your Course!
Matthew 7:14 “Because narrow is the gate and difficult is the way which leads to life, and there are few who find it.” Tightrope Transformations!! Lines drawn,tightropes walked,isn’t being “lukewarm”. It’s straight;HIS set path!So narrow…by design. But GODdrew our hearts tostep out of the boat! To leaveSelf’s comfortsand follow HIM only. Because!GOD’s treasureis found out […]Read More Tightrope Transformations!
Romans 5:8 “But GOD shows HIS love for us in that while we were still sinners, CHRIST died for us.” Truest Love’s Reflection! We can give without love but not love without giving…since drawn through HIS WORD we are shown righteous living. Reflecting HIS work which though finished keeps sharing…so too we push through…HIS compassion […]Read More Truest Love’s Reflection!
Matthew 11:30 “For MY yoke is easy and MY burden is light.” HIS Worthy Weight! Worthy weights are GOD’sappointments; the world’spressures… overcoming. So stay the courseas HE intended, whereprovided are HIS treasures. Thus enter and remainbefore our KING WHOSEsovereign purpose… …contradicts all other ways!So “bear” HIS burden andgain blessings! As HIServants appointed and drawn for […]Read More HIS Worthy Weight!
Ezekiel 34:16a “I will seek the lost, and I will bring back the strayed, and I will bind up the injured, and I will strengthen the weak…” Called Out! Leaves who live life to its fullest are greatest at work once they fall to the ground. Not “decaying” but feeding the soil with self so […]Read More Called Out!
Psalm 85:8 “Let me hear what GOD the LORD will speak, for HE will speak peace to HIS people, to HIS saints…but let them not turn back.” Overwhelming Self’s Voices! Alternate voices,different versions;Older instanceslooking up.. …to present steps,with Now standing,thus reflecting scarsand Truth. Though my pasts“speak”, Today’sSilence clings to HISWORD…directing! For backwards leadingare “former things”.As […]Read More Overwhelming Self’s Voices!
Matthew 4:4 “But he answered, “It is written, “‘Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that comes from the mouth of GOD.’” Through The Bible! When first reading scripture, just after conversion…the pages were daunting. The big picture only was all we could capture…on top of YOUR mountain. But as the […]Read More Through The Bible!
Isaiah 60:1 “Arise, shine, for yourLight has come, and the glory ofthe LORD has risen upon you!” When HIS Light bursts through! As GOD’s sunlight breaksthe darkness into ten millionshattered pieces… CHRIST floods fill the skieswith grace which brightlyshines upon HIS people. Ever endless, HIS Compassion,all consumes the hoardsagainst us! So in Victory walk, dearChildren! […]Read More When HIS Light bursts through!
John 8:32 “And you will know the Truth, and the Truth will set you free!” HIS Priceless WORD! Bought with a priceversus “free” standas opposite poleson the Earth. So one’s self worthis lessened if told…they have no purposenor value. So heard screamingis satan at every lostsoul AND the Faithful! Though he wields Evil’stongue — ‘tis […]Read More HIS Priceless WORD!
Ephesians 2:18 “…for through HIM we both have our access in one SPIRIT to the FATHER.” A Firm FoundationalAccess Reminder! The cost of access(since nothing’s free)is often lost on those“misguided”… …whose hearts forgotLife’s “price is paid”,where sacrifice camenot from them. On “all else built”could nothing stand ifGOD’s foundation hadnot been laid. Boast then — just […]Read More A Firm FoundationalAccess Reminder!
Colossians 3:2 “Set your mind on things above, not on things on the earth.” With Set Affections on High! Oh, take us to heavenas we sing earthlysongs! Flood throughus as tears from oureyes fill YOUR hands… …till wholly enrapturedour souls shall be drawn.Thus we pray by YOURlove to be changed. Restored by Compassion;reborn here while […]Read More With Set Affections on High!
Hebrews 13:16 “Do not neglect to do good and to share what you have, for such sacrifices are pleasing to GOD.” In Other Works… Hallelujah, Heaven’sLamb…SON of GODand GOD of man.So with lifted voice wechoose this day topraise YOUR NAME. Hallelujah, Glory’sKING; LORD of all…and everything.Here outpoured ourgifts and talents arebefore YOUR NAME. Seen then […]Read More In Other Works…
Hebrews 6:1a “Therefore let us leave the elementary doctrine of CHRIST and go on to maturity…” Root Commands!! When two letters of unbelief are subtracted, and three are added, it then makes a huge difference in its definition. Replacing “un” with “dis” takes simple ignorance of something and turns it into intentional rejection. Our root […]Read More Root Commands!
Ephesians 4:3 “(Be) eager to maintain the unity of the SPIRIT in the bond of peace.” Way-Stayers! When ways stray fromCHRIST’s, disagreements arise…where — by such dissensions —HIS peace is dissolved. So! When “What we say goes!”,quickly far from the road areour steps often changed intovictims who crawl. Who cast off HIS writtendirections in Scripture,with […]Read More Way-Stayers!
1 Corinthians 13:12a “For now we see in a mirror dimly, but then face to face…” On the Following Night! As kin to the bride, betrothed for almost one year, so Sarah, neared completion of her own bridesmaid’s dress. “It will be beautiful!”, she envisioned happily. For the merchants passing through had brought such a […]Read More On the Following Night!
Luke 19:10 “…for the Son of Man has come to seek and to save that which was lost.” Priority: One! Place no faith in numbers whichmanipulate flesh…whether likings or lovings nor all of the rest. For such tests are to try us, to spurnus to action which often conflicts with GOD’s purpose. For the one […]Read More Priority: One!