1 Corinthians 12:7 “A spiritual gift is given to each of us so we can help each other.” The “Cost” of Connection! There are gains that our sensesprefer over others;for Fellowship’s Favor whichour SAVIOUR leads.For to draw nearest CHRISTin the midst of the Bodymeans we must reflect HIMwithout one restraint. Yea, without holding back, sowe […]Read More The “Cost” of Connection!
Psalm 95:3 For the LORD is a great GOD and a great KING above all gods…” How Great is HE! How firm aconnectionwhose powerhas lessenedto greatestdepend onthe SOURCEof all Life! How wise andsurrenderedthose brokenyet mendedwhose hopes —apprehendedhave been byThe CHRIST! How strong GOD’sfoundationon which HIScreation; Yes,we havebased on…secured tothis day! How great thenour GOD WHOby […]Read More How Great is HE!
Job 42:2 “I know that YOU can do all things, and that no purpose of YOURS can be stopped!” Uninterruptible! There’s no restraintstill sticking,preventing ourMessiah…fromsoulfully retrievingall HIS own. In truth, the HOLYSPIRIT is HE WHObinds the devil!So each demonhost employed…must comply! Why then yourdisappointment?Whose view haveyou adopted for thebottom line demands…“Where’s your Faith?” Displaced or […]Read More Uninterruptible!
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!
Jeremiah 29:13 “You will seek ME and find ME when you seek ME with all your heart.” The Great Race! The race of oneto The ONEis run withoutcompetition. The only mark,broken hearts,start every daywith Glory’s spark. Thus Prayer bringsfavor — HIS;WHOM run we justin hand with HIM.WHOM seek we firstto run…IN HIM! As HIServant drawn […]Read More The Great Race!
Luke 1:53 “HE has filled the hungry with good things; and the rich HE has sent away empty.” The Most of These! When JESUS reignedis questioned byBelieving-Lesshearts which are blind. Vision-Less soulsbound by Contempt,Still sightlesslyspeak offenses. Knowledge-Less thenwith Disbelief,still argue they…“GOD rules nothing!” Yet Arrogance can’tovercome the Truthof HIS WORD,CHRIST the SON! So be found […]Read More The Most of These!
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 111:10 “The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom; all those who practice it have a good understanding. HIS praise endures forever! Walking Wisest! Wisdom freely given yet not prized enough to keep… leaves one crippled by the loss of Understanding. Unmeasured and unchecked so their void, it stays unknown. Without knowledge […]Read More Walk Wisest!
Romans 10:4 “For CHRIST is the end of the law for righteousness to everyone who believes! Hallelujah! Embracing Law’s AUTHOR and SAVIOUR! There’s reverence found in one’s solemn behavior where preference is given…(instead of “deferred”) …to The ONE due our praise! Yes to JESUS our SAVIOUR yet found are delays and undue hesitations. See those […]Read More Embracing Law’s AUTHOR and SAVIOUR!
Psalms 96:4 “For the LORD is great and greatly to be praised; HE is to be feared above all gods!” With “BUT GOD!” Boldness! It is well with our soulsthough these bodies still tremble.GOD remains in controlyet how often we question! So we stumble at timeswhen Distress comes to mindeven long before “battle”is mentioned. “But […]Read More With “BUT GOD!” Boldness!
2 Corinthians 4:7 “But we have this treasure in jars of clay to show that this all-surpassing power is from GOD and not from us!” + of HIM, – of me! Empty us fully, pour inYOUR best for us…and seal YOUR truths toour hearts ere we speak. For Truth minus Factis only opinion. But YOURWORD […]Read More + of HIM, – of me!
1 Chronicles 16:11 “Seek the LORD and HIS strength; seek HIS presence continually!” THE Greatest of Three! Let’s talk but notabout you or menor these thingswhich are “seen.” Tis grander thus tospeak of HIS NAME.Yes! To press inupon — ELOHEIM. For short this hour!So let us be wise…giving HIM the “mosttime” of us three! As […]Read More THE Greatest of Three!
Psalm 123:1 “A Song of Ascents. To YOU I lift up my eyes, O YOU WHO are enthroned in the heavens!” HIS Victory draws Near! Relief’s destinationfollows War’s footprints.Yet when Conflict’s purposeis past Belief — skewed… …then Trojan Horse actionscontinue deceiving;misdirecting those watchingfrom WHO is the Truth. But these struggles CHRIST owns!Thus Darkness must scheme…demonically […]Read More HIS Victory draws Near!
Habakkuk 3:18 “Yet I will rejoice in the LORD; I will take joy in the GOD of my salvation!” Now neither Victim nor Foe! Because of the failures of flesh and in light of the gains Self absorbs, so the victims whose trust was destroyed by Indifference have solely — by GOD — been restored! […]Read More Now neither Victim nor Foe!
John 20:31 “But these are written that you may believe that JESUS is The Messiah, the Son of GOD, and that by believing you may have life in HIS NAME!” First Love’s Renewal! HIS Love and affectionate, graceful Attention embraces those “CHRISTian”in name AND in deed. So because of GOD’s call heard regathering children, there […]Read More First Love’s Renewal!
Philippians 2:8 “And being found in appearance as a man, HE humbled HIMSELF and became obedient to the point of death, even the death of the cross.” No Victim nor Foe! Daily putting down Pridewhich gets picked up too quickly,both attacker and victimare found within Self. So sure of our truths whichare separate from Scripturethere […]Read More No Victim nor Foe!
James 1:19 “Know this, my beloved brothers: let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger…” Preemptive Communications! With one hand covering overmy mouth — intervening…So no speech nor one word canbe heard without speaking. Yet! Such little involvementis frequently witnessed…whenSelf first says these thoughtsand rejects wiser thinking. Save for all […]Read More Preemptive Communications!
2 Timothy 2:1 “You then, my child, be strengthened by the grace that is in CHRIST JESUS…” Grace like Rain! Sanctuary, Sanctuary;GOD, grant us Refugefrom Sin and from Selfwhich attack us within. Restraint yet Constraining;GOD, grant us “chains”to stay on THY paths whichattract us with Grace! For we never want freedfrom these bonds sewn byHAND, […]Read More Grace like Rain!
Psalm 119:105 “THY WORD is a lamp to my feet and a Light to my path!” The Clearest of Day Lines! How clear each division has quickly become! What once was just Gray as a shade — now has changed! Thus “hot or cold” feelings with “off or on” settings create in hearts darkened — […]Read More The Clearest of Day Lines!
Psalm 92:12-13 “The righteous will flourish like the palm tree, they will grow like a cedar in Lebanon. Planted in the house of the LORD, they will flourish in the courts of our GOD!” Replanted in Glory’s Garden! (In Loving Memory of Barb Wyant) The flower pot sat emptied of all greenery, floral growing. Every […]Read More Replanted in Glory’s Garden!
John 3:30 “HE must increase, but I must decrease!” The Measure FROM Man! Can one’s involvement and walkwith JEHOVAH be noticed byMeasure’s perception? Can their zeal be labeledas “highest” then…if absentof GODly comparison? Truth be told, Growth in CHRISTis shown surely…when sacrificedsteps follow HIS without question! Without Hesitation, delay nor complaint…so are those committed and […]Read More The Measure FROM Man!
Psalm 114:7 “Tremble, O earth, before the LORD, before the GOD of Jacob…” The ReTrembling! When the trumpets resound;when such instruments blown…then are frequencies heardwhich stir many a soul. Crescendos arising,thus building the moment,inspire and uplift us;recharging our vessels! So shake us, LORD JESUS;retremble our sensesuntil every last act we musttake…has been done! As HIServant […]Read More The Re-Trembling!