Philippians 3:14 “I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of GOD in CHRIST JESUS.” Memory’s Assessment! Repenting of wasted times and opportunitiesSelf squanders….can with frequency become a chain as well when someone wanders; where “moving forwards” moments are transferred to such Regrets.There is found a backwards pattern in one’s steps. […]Read More Memory’s Assessment!
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!
Revelation 21:4 “HE will wipe away every tear from their eyes, and death shall be no more, neither shall there be mourning, nor crying, nor pain anymore, for the former things have passed away!” Thank YOU, LORD! “All to JESUS I Surrender” A suffering childa mother heartbrokenThe spouse of a grandparentweeping alone.A father near deatha […]Read More “All to JESUS I Surrender”
Romans 12:10 “Love one another with brotherly affection. Outdo one another in showing honor!” Sovereign Straw Selections! For Comparison’s sake, take a handful of straw. Weigh each piece as if equal…for so they appear. But how we address this mass measurement matters since some seem quite weighty whilst others feel light. So CHRIST’s Light makes […]Read More Sovereign Straw Selections!
Job 34:21 “For HIS eyes are on the ways of a man, and HE sees all his steps!” With Sight Above! Man rattles his sabres;Flesh boasts of its powerwhile discarding the truththat this hour is GOD’s. YESHUA our SAVIOURcompleted HIS blueprintsbefore the first momentof Time had receded! Thus just as HE’s writtenso let us be […]Read More With Sight ABOVE!
Isaiah 26:3 “YOU will keep (those) in perfect peace, whose minds are stayed on YOU, because they trust in YOU!” With Such Peace! When Peace like a Riverattends to our souls andflows through our valleyswhere darkness may linger; by such revelations ofGOD am I strengthened!And why? ‘Tis since CHRISTis its AUTHOR…and mine! So HE offers […]Read More With Such Peace!
John 13:34 “A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another!” The Warm and the Sweet! “Bitter” cold is both accurate and descriptive as opposed to “bitter” heat. “Blistering”, “fiery” and other such “adjectives” feel then as much better choices of words. But “bitter” […]Read More The Warm and The Sweet!
1 Thessalonians 5:20-21 “Do not despise prophecies, but test everything; hold fast what is good!” Comparatively Contrasting! A day without updates finds one’s Bible closed. Truth be told, even dusty, unmoving — unopened. Still, within many heartbeats of self proclaimed CHRISTians are such unturned pages found bound in GOD’s Book. Maybe flipped and skimmed through […]Read More Comparatively Contrasting!
Psalms 27:14 “Wait on the LORD: be of good courage, and HE shall strengthen thine heart: wait, I say, on the LORD!” With Knee-Reflex Actions! When unknown attackers assail this lifetime, causing levels of Fear or Concern — without answers… WHILE some on the sidelines respond with great laughter since they know the way to […]Read More With Knee-Reflex Actions!
Joshua 23:8 “But you are to cling to the LORD your GOD, as you have done to this day!” Clinging to LIFE! The aroma of wall paper flowersis unlike the rose or the Lilly.Truthfully told, no fresh fragrance it holds…since all of its beauty was painted. Such one dimensional pictures indeed even if with raised […]Read More Clinging to LIFE!
Deuteronomy 32:41 “If I sharpen MY flashing sword, and MY hand takes hold on Justice, I will render vengeance on MY adversaries…” When HIS Justice Reigns! To the LORD of the Watch,every Hour and minute;this moment, each setmillisecond as well…‘Tis To YOU lift we voiceswhich cry out for justice.Yea, YOUR perfect will whichno force can […]Read More When HIS Justice Reigns!
Psalm 121:8 – The LORD will watch over your coming and going both now and forevermore!” Our Omnipresent Optometrist! MASTER, oh MASTER! Awake! We are sinking! The ship has been battered; the storm rages on! MASTER, LORD JESUS; Speak peace to YOUR children! Such waves crash against us; As such, comes our plea! Calm and […]Read More Our Omnipresent Optometrist!
Galatians 5:13b “Rather, serve one another humbly in love.” Faithfully Following Through! When Health cannot remainas a “Given” one expects;when “Normal” ceases stayingonce one fewer years has left… So Faith “greater than” beforethen becomes with passing time!With Reliance on GOD’s healingmore…as moments seem to fly. Thus wait we on Redemption;Yea, for Transformation’s touch…Whilst our prayers […]Read More Faithfully Following Through!
1 Thessalonians 5:17 “Pray without ceasing!” With Knelt Heart! On a Monday mid-morningas Slumber still lingered;with thoughts stirring lessthan his movements… Even there Pilgrim labored.Fatigued from the weekendwhich should have broughtrest to his senses. Without energy, standing,while facing the battle,so moved he withPartial’s precision. Waiting to be awakenedfrom months of exhaustion,so stood he until somethinghappened. […]Read More With Knelt Heart!
1 Corinthians 13:13 “And now abide faith, hope, love, these three; but the greatest of these is Love!” And the Greatest of These… What one withholds reveals Intent; possessions for example. Provisions too; which are unsent reflect one’s dying candle. And what of Care? and greatest, Love? What then if none extend them? Where Apathy’s […]Read More And the Greatest of These is…
John 6:37 “All that the FATHER gives ME will come to ME, and whoever comes to ME, I will never cast out!” Hallelujah! Drawn to the Surface! When confessions are heard, so ripples are felt in the souls of those broken whose hearts GOD has stirred. From Complacency’s paths to a whisper surrendered; so are […]Read More Drawn to the Surface!
Psalm 121:5 “The LORD shall keep thee: the LORD is thy shelter upon thy right hand!” Enamored in HIS Armor! I love YOU JESUS! Bring Self to my senses! Connect me again to YOUR wisdom, I pray. We need THEE, JESUS! What Grace and Redemption…YOU’ve poured on YOUR own. Even Death…cannot part! So we believe, […]Read More Enamored in HIS Armor!
1 Thessalonians 5:22 “Abstain from every form of evil!” The Greatest Draw! Lust as an excess is worthlessly cast as the ducks of a gambler would be. Matters then of the Heart are left solely to Chance within Darkness where no one should breathe. Such moments of Greed steal decades (and longer) of steps which […]Read More The Greatest Draw!
Colossians 2:10 “And you are complete in HIM, WHO is the head of all principality and power!” Wholeness in HIM! Broken glass doesn’t boast in the sunlight; Shattered dreams don’t stretch forth to the front of the mind. Feet that are fractured do not lead the way and one’s Hopes which are dashed bring not […]Read More Wholeness…in HIM!
Psalm 18:30 “As for GOD, HIS way is blameless; the WORD of the LORD is tried; HE is a shield to all who take refuge in HIM.” With CHRIST’s Compass! Being set in one’s ways tells observers of much. Thus forgetting past days, so is Error — repeated. Being thus without need, against Logic as […]Read More With CHRIST’s Compass!
Psalm 27:14 “Wait for the LORD; Be strong and let your heart take courage; Yes, wait for the LORD! Choice Intersections! Life’s compromised parts come right after one’s birth. Once Cognition arrives then each crossroad brings with it… a choice to be made and a cross to be born. And for a time, Faith strides […]Read More Choice Intersections!
John 1:17 “For the law was given through Moses, [but] grace and truth came through JESUS CHRIST.” Expiration Dates! With the age of Grace, passing, why so few seem urgent? Whose burdens shall one try to cover — alone? Their own or anothers’? Aren’t both far too heavy? Flesh cannot save flesh in this earthly […]Read More Expiration Dates!
Matthew 12:30 “Whoever is not with ME is against ME, and whoever does not gather with ME scatters.” With Souls of the SAVIOUR! By closing the eyes, and stopping one’s ears;the heart then…is closed. By gathering “kin-folk”, (like-minded non-thinkers); their output is lesser than none. Consequently, indeed! No spiritual gain then comes from emptied jars. […]Read More With Souls of the SAVIOUR!
2 Corinthians 4:17 “For our light and momentary troubles are achieving for us an eternal glory that far outweighs them all!” HIS Season’s Greeters! Looking at weather vanes spinning frenetic…with Momentum’s crazed pace still increasing — unchecked. Watching numbers of souls running solely in circles…aware of the moment but NOT of this season. Yet warnings […]Read More HIS Season’s Greeters!
2 Thessalonians 3:3 “But the LORD is faithful. HE will establish you and guard you against the evil one!” Reminders in Red! As an empty vessel with fractured frame, it’s still common to find Hesitation within. Such unwilling to carry whatever remains since the bulk has been lost of HIS blessings once held. Or so […]Read More Reminders in Red!
2 Corinthians 5:21 “HE made CHRIST WHO knew no sin to [judicially] be sin on our behalf, so that in HIM we would become the righteousness of GOD [that is, we would be made acceptable to HIM and placed in a right relationship with HIM by HIS gracious lovingkindness]!” Laid beside HIS Still Waters! The […]Read More Laid beside HIS Still Waters!
1 John 3:2 “Beloved, we are GOD’s children now, and what we will be has not yet appeared; but we know that when HE appears we shall be like HIM, because we shall see HIM as HE is.” THAT Moment! Death has no hold on the CHRISTian for from Glory to Glory we pass! One […]Read More THAT Moment!
John 16:33 “These things I have spoken unto you, that in ME you might have peace. In the world you shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world!” From the Heart of our KING! Redemptive versus Unforgiven; Sin’s status with two sides. Though dead to it, as Scripture states, we […]Read More From the Heart of our KING!
Jeremiah 1:5 “Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, and before you were born I consecrated you…” Once Again — Heaven! We shall sing of YOUR excellent greatness; with our words filled exalting YOUR NAME! YOUR praise will be heard from our lips with each breath as before THEE our songs have […]Read More Once Again — Heaven!
Matthew 24:44 “Therefore you also be ready, for the Son of Man is coming at an hour you do not expect.” The second hand hurries! The minute hand flies; the hour hand points to this moment… …where second hand thoughts and minutia abound; yet our focus must center on Time. For now we do well […]Read More This Waiting Moment!