1 Timothy 2:1 “First of all, then, I urge that entreaties and prayers, petitions and thanksgivings, be made on behalf of all men…” With Intercessory’s Intent! To those who’ve alreadybeen praying,and to others who’ve sacrificedgreater than they…is this heartfelt expression mostzealously mentioned!With Gratitude’s excess —this day. All my valleys and trialsnow past…had became sobecause — […]Read More With Intercessory’s Intent!
Psalm 19:11 “Moreover, by them Your servant is warned; in keeping them there is great reward.” Leaving NO one Behind! Going to battleWITHIN one’s own armytakes confident Faithor…the heart of a fool. For from it comes wordswhich aid self-infliction;In vain debates foundtill such souls stand alone. Yet! Those bold warriorsequipped by The SAVIOUR,march into their […]Read More Leaving NO one Behind!
Luke 18:1 “Now HE was telling them a parable to show that at ALL TIMES they ought to pray and not to lose heart…” With Prayers — Unceasing! Prayer room pleas with petitions “outside” join together in those with unceasing resolve! Zealous these souls with Faith their outpouring; Unmoved by the Darkness, relentlessly pressing! Steadfast […]Read More With Prayers — Unceasing!
Job 33:4 “The SPIRIT of GOD has made me, and the breath of the Almighty gives me life!” HAND-picked, HEART-designed! I know THEE, LORD because election wrought by THY hand — selected me. With Mercies streaming and Grace — unmeasured, so have I been by Love — retrieved! Through Crimson’s Veil at Calvary’s Cross, HIS […]Read More HAND-picked, HEART-designed!
Galatians 2:20b “For I, the LORD your GOD, hold your right hand; it is I WHO say to you, “Fear not, I am THE ONE WHO helps you!” Life Extensions! Given how fragile life is like onion skin paper; with breath but a vapor… so am I reminded…I’m HIS. Near misses abounding like arrows off […]Read More Life Extensions!
Hebrews 13:16 “Do not neglect to do good and to share what you have, for such sacrifices are pleasing to GOD.” The Empty Race! The goal of each CHRISTian vessel has an ultimate point of conclusion. Each dash is thus followed by calendar numbers whose end is a time stamp on Life. But those found […]Read More The Empty Race!
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!
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!
John 14:3 “And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come back and take you to be with ME that you also may be where I am.” “Are We There Yet?” “Are we there yet?” she whispered once more, most impatient. “This road looks the same as it has for awhile.” […]Read More “Are We There Yet?”
Hebrews 9:14 “How much more, then, will the blood of CHRIST, WHO through the eternal SPIRIT offered himself unblemished to GOD, cleanse our consciences from acts that lead to death, so that we may serve the living GOD!” Checking for HIS Pulse! With new birth, rebirth and still born positions, so spiritual “life” has its […]Read More Checking for HIS Pulse!
Philippians 3:14 “I press toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of GOD in CHRIST JESUS!” With Finishing Faith! Many runners engage on the pathways of life. Different points mark each soul, — intersecting — as such. Whether decades of service or far fewer days…still each has a beginning as well as […]Read More With Finishing Faith!
Matthew 5:4 “Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted!” HIS Delivery Vessels! Empathy gives way to Transaction as the pace of Tragedy quickens. Fewer tears and less Time then are shared with those suffering. Such souls then thus starved for Redemption! How grieved every heart so afflicted; whose Anguish continues — unfettered! […]Read More HIS Delivery Vessels!
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!
Revelation 14:12 “Here is a call for the endurance of the saints, those who keep the commandments of GOD and their faith in JESUS!” Leaf-Blown Longings! Various leaves were within the grass resting. From the tree, their umbilical cords long had been severed. Thus green-colored faces had deepened to Tan…as they’d long been released into […]Read More Leaf- Blown Longings!
Proverbs 18:2 “A fool does not delight in understanding, but only in revealing his own mind.” The Fool’s Boundary! You are — ones’ folly — brandished when displaying Whimsy’s heights. At times thus found light-hearted yet quite blind in Suffering’s light. As such, some call you — careless — for your heart appears unfeeling. Every […]Read More The Fool’s Boundary!
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!
Psalm 55:17 “Evening and morning and at noon I will pray, and cry aloud, and HE shall hear my voice.” First of All! Grievance has lately been forcefully changed. Once a clear definition — has altered — become. So our prayers must follow its footprints for those whose needs are the “greater than”those which we’ve […]Read More First of All!
1 John 4:7 “Beloved, let us love one another, for love is from GOD, and whoever loves has been born of GOD and knows GOD.” With Faith into The Wind… Initial petitions; by those who do pray are those “Ready!” found…in all seasons. Not waiting for something nor someone to move…so they press in with […]Read More With Faith into the Wind…
Matthew 16:24 “Then JESUS said to HIS disciples, “If anyone wishes to come after ME, he must deny himself, and take up his cross and follow ME.” Step by Step Surrender! Whenever Self chooses the path of Destruction, the debris field harms so much more than themselves. Thus whenever, without Reservation, one moves…the impact on […]Read More Step by Step Surrender!
John 3:30 “HE must increase, but I must decrease…” Decreasing Before! Presupposing our portion be “greater” than “less” pretends that HIS part is dependent on ours. Thus flawed this assumption joins gravest of errors because it claims “Increase!” when “Decrease!” we must! Thus returning at present to kneel in HIS presence; then wholly surrendered we’ll […]Read More Decreasing Before!
Exodus 24:10 “And they saw the GOD of Israel; and under HIS feet there appeared to be a pavement of sapphire, as clear as the sky itself.” Clear Blue Reflections! The “blue beyond skyscape” reminds usof water. The clouds then as whitecaps windblown crest each wave.But unlike such sapphire liquid in motion…there are no reflections […]Read More Clear Blue Reflections!
Matthew 5:16 “In the same way, let your light shine before others, so that they may see your good works and give glory to your FATHER WHO is in heaven.” Lamp Lighting Lemming Leaders! When thousands are dying of the billions near death; one cannot help wondering why — as lemmings — most seem. Following […]Read More Lamp Lighting Lemmimg Leaders!
Psalm 123:1 “A Song of Ascents. To YOU I lift up my eyes, O YOU WHO are enthroned in the heavens!” In the Instant BEFORE… Around the midnight hour, so a man with weathered clothes and calloused hands stood silently…as statuesque as the rustic, cottage church in the background. As well, in the full glow […]Read More In the Instant BEFORE…
Following GOD’s Rails! If the head of a train; its engine’s directive, Is turned from Life’s tracks yet where none others are found…. …then derailed it becomes! Yes, unable to travel! On its side laying prone like a whale near drowned. Both listening and learning whilst surging ahead then stay ye on course till CHRIST […]Read More Following GOD’s Rails!
Colossians 3:2 “Set your affection on things above, not on things on the earth!” The SIGHT WHO Matters! No earthly sight will exceed those ofGlory and no clay-sourced vision canCHRIST’s — overtake.No focus, no gaze, nor Self’sclaims shall be greater. Looking upwards to Heaven then findsthose which matter. Each “sight to behold” and our KING […]Read More The SIGHT WHO Matters!
Psalm 34:15 “The eyes of the LORD are toward the righteous and HIS ears toward…their cry!” Faith’s Rallying Cry! (For this Hour!) “Surrendered strength” happensif craved — Sin’s embraces;where compromised stepscreate Weaklings — so Faithless. Beneath camouflage then…such souls surge — pretentious.Deceived and deceiving,with hatred — near endless. Yet stand strong, oh Church;rediscover your FATHERWHOSE […]Read More Faith’s Rallying Cry!
Psalm 149:1 “Praise the LORD! Sing to the LORD a new song, HIS praise in the assembly of the godly! Joining Glory’s Choir! Praise ye the LORD, every soul… Lift higher HIS banners; Raise highest HIS NAME! Join with the saints now in Glory! Unite with their voices; with zeal! Proclaim! BECAUSE! HE WHO promised […]Read More Rejoice, oh Choir!
Zephaniah 3:17 “The LORD your GOD is in your midst, a victorious warrior. HE will exult over you with joy, HE will be quiet in HIS love, HE will rejoice over you with shouts of joy!” With Both Hands and Whole Heart! The “Forsaking all others!” command filters Dross… the extras, the demons, those little […]Read More With Both Hands and Whole Heart!
1 Corinthians 6:19-20 “Or do you not know that your body is a temple of the HOLY SPIRIT within you, whom you have from GOD? You are not your own, for you were bought with a price. So glorify GOD in your body.” Temporary Housing ! Retreat to belief in JESUS CHRIST, our solid ROCK […]Read More Temporary Housing!