Ephesians 4:15 “Rather, speaking the truth in love, we are to grow up in every way into HIM WHO is the Head, into CHRIST…” Simply Starting, Pressing Deeply! Simplicity’s wordsboth brief and conciseare valuable toolsfor those learning. HIS message does notbring “baggage”, as such,nor for harsh repetitionwith Pride. So “simple” is best whenbeginning to trainyet […]Read More Simply Starting, Pressing Deeply!
Revelation 1:1a “The Revelation of Jesus Christ, which GOD gave HIM to show HIS servants — things which must shortly take place.” A Righteous Retrospective! Oh my GOD and KING….what Joy morning bringsfor YOUR voice in me sings,“I AM Coming!” Then falls the curtainthe final acts’ purposewith HE, “The most worthy!”returning. So looking aheadto rise […]Read More A Righteous Retrospective!
1 Corinthians 15:49 “Just as we have borne the image of the earthly, we will also bear the image of the heavenly.” As The MASTER’s Self Portraits! The beauty of older age finds a CHRISTian more quickly discarding their own image …to more wholly embrace CHRIST’s. So to those younger than Self, hear these lines […]Read More As The MASTER’s Self Portraits!
Hebrews 6:18 “Thus by two unchangeable things in which it is impossible for GOD to lie, we who have fled to take hold of The Hope set before us may be strongly encouraged! Rescue’s Ropes of Remembrance! Sometimes when Silence is anything but and resembles more closely Life’s volume turned down. When it’s still a […]Read More Rescue’s Ropes of Remembrance!
Isaiah 41:13 “For I the LORD your GOD will hold your right hand, saying to you, “Fear not; I will help you!” Reviewing Refill Requests! Best caring for othersisn’t bringing them wateror food if it lets them stayright where they are. For the voids of the worldare not worth refillingwhen doing so onlypermits greater scars. […]Read More Reviewing “Refill” Requests!
Luke 17:32 “Remember Lot’s wife!” Passing the Past backwards! If one went back in Time,intending Corrections,fixing every mistake…only more would occur. For all the Good given,and saving of feelings;of unnumbered rescuesand words purely said… …they’d all surely vanish!Then! Where would we be?So don’t go back in Time;don’t unsave those Redeemed! Moving forward in union,let us […]Read More Passing the Past backwards!
2 Corinthians 4:7 “But we have this treasure in jars of clay, to show that the surpassing power belongs to GOD…and not to us!” Our “Empty” Pursuit! How great is our FATHER’sso gracious abundanceWHO moves without maliceand gives without price.WHO chooses us alwaysand never forsakes! HE granted our soulswithout measure nor summarybecause of Forever we […]Read More Our “Empty” Pursuit!
Romans 12:11 “Not lagging in diligence, fervent in spirit, serving the LORD…” Horseshoes and Stirrups! Again as a steed in HIS stable — remembering to when he was bound to GOD’s Gate in Youth’s days; …recalling the righteous restrictions once binding. With bent neck andknee, Self proceeded to pray. No shoes had I needed when […]Read More Horseshoes and Stirrups!
1 Timothy 6:12 “Fight the good fight of the faith. Take hold of the eternal life to which you were called when you made your good confession in the presence of many witnesses!” Un-Callousing Confessions! Is the crust of the earth any thicker than the callous caused by my confessions… …which too often repeat with […]Read More Un-Callousing Confessions!
John 1:1-2 “In the beginning was the WORD, and the WORD was with GOD, and the WORD was GOD.HE was in the beginning with GOD.” Following Through, Following Truth! What soul would continue in red lettered footprints if only they led to the Cross and no further? What heart would keep beating in tune with […]Read More Following Through, Following Truth!
1 Corinthians 16:13 “Be watchful, stand firm in the faith, act like men, be strong!” For This Last Mile! With the last ounceof Effort’s — allturns from liquidinto a gas… …where it’s burned asfuel — fully firedthen are we spentwholly for HIM. Up till that Timewe must press on —though pressures riseand pains increase. For […]Read More For This Last Mile!
1 Peter 4:10 “As each has received a gift, use it to serve one another, as good stewards of GOD’s varied grace…” Sent Other-ward! Royalty’s Heightsacrificedfor our lives…Hallalujah! Love’s load wearingCross bearingGrace sharingSAVIOUR… is CHRIST soley!Ours — onlyanswer toprayer! So live holygive fully,love wholly —others! As HIServant surely sent in your service, Whitney Devotional: Matthew […]Read More Sent Other-ward!
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!
2 Corinthians 9:7 “Each one must give as he has decided in his heart, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for GOD loves a cheerful giver.” Reciprocating Servants! While there is yet daylightand strength in these vessels;though Prophecy surges withone more fulfillment; …still run we to serve thosewhose darkness — consuming— because our light doesn’treach them […]Read More Reciprocating Servants!
John 14:6 “JESUS said unto him, I am The Way, The Truth, and The Life: no man cometh unto the FATHER, but by ME!” Following our LEADER! Unaccepting of breaks save those fracturing Error; unwelcoming Sin in my Self who’s a carrier…so harsh must we be to what comes from hell’s lair! “Be Separate!” so […]Read More Following our LEADER!
Romans 15:4 “For whatever was written in former days was written for our instruction, that through endurance and through the encouragement of the Scriptures we might have hope.” HIS Inscribed Boundaries! What lines lives keep crossingwhile wearing thick glassesso life appears vague; eachmisstep — a mistake… …when surely Intentionleapt over such “boundaries”!Thus ordered such Error,surpassing […]Read More HIS Inscribed Boundaries!
Exodus 14:14 “The LORD will fight for you, and you have only to be silent.” The Silent Type! When Solace runs into the strands of one’s silence, then captured is Fear where GOD’s chains restrain Worry! When steadfast one’s faith then this happening — frequent! And Freedom becomes most expectantly sealed! So let HIS consuming, […]Read More The Silent Type!
2 Corinthians 5:8 “Yes, we are of good courage, and we would rather be away from the body and at home with the LORD!” Homecoming Joy! (In Loving Memory of Barb Wyant) Come quickly Child! The Hourglass which had been set for you has drained. It’s grains of sand no longer wait for they’ve already […]Read More Homecoming Joy!
Psalm 61:2 “From the end of the earth I will cry to YOU, When my heart is over- whelmed; lead me to the rock that is higher than I!” Highest North, Truest North! Go north, young man or maiden,journey upwards! Travel past thesights and sounds which are boundwithin Today. Beloved, so dearly, then continue going! […]Read More Highest North, Truest North!
Lamentations 3:25 “The LORD is good to those who wait for HIM, the person who seeks HIM.” Looking Forever Forward! Eternal life’s ”routine” should gain much greater interest from CHRISTians. And even before then, HIS banquet! But do these eyes deceive me? Are many still “stock- piling” as if they can carry such “things” into […]Read More Looking Forever Forward!
1 Corinthians 10:11 “These things happened to them as examples for us. They were written down to warn us who live at the end of the age.” Before Dawn’s early LIGHT! Joy, Joy, Glorious Joy!Our SAVIOUR — Victorious— deserving all praise! With Thankfulness,Gratitude-giving Devotion;so worship we now! For we know THE Endingand not just one […]Read More Before Dawn’s Early LIGHT!
Romans 13:22 “The night is far gone; the day is at hand. So then let us cast off the works of darkness and put on the armor of light!” Shedding Signs! “Order from Chaos”creating them bothis circular logicwith demons — entwined. Their end time attacksconfirm CHRIST’s appearingshall soon make themwitness HIS signs. Thus! At that […]Read More Shedding Signs!
Proverbs 8:34 “Blessed is the one who listens to ME, watching daily at MY gates, waiting at MY doorposts!” WHO Resonates Within!! The KING and HIS consort;The LORD and the Church,for our BRIDEGROOM andGOD….wait ye, Children! HIS patience — longsuffering;HIS Grace without measure,Forever pursuing tillHE changes Life! Then all we have witnessedand all that we […]Read More WHO Resonates Within!
1 Corinthians 11:1 “Follow my example, as I follow the example of CHRIST!” As Shards for the SAVIOUR! Pressed against windowswith backs against walls, soare those found serving asglass…yea! Transparent! With LIGHT from the LORDso filled are our panes;as panels thus glowing,enlightening the Lost! Yes! Using those crackedand every one — flawed!For through us, HIS […]Read More As Shards for The SAVIOUR!
Hebrews 12:6 “For those whom the LORD loves HE disciplines, and HE scourges every son (every one) whom HE receives.” Correction’s Compassionate KING! May HE bless your soul with sorrows till Conviction births your tears so no residue of Error does in any part — remain. For one’s silence breeds most errant and one’s ignorance, […]Read More Correction’s Compassionate KING!
Psalm 118:8 “It is better to take refuge in the LORD than to trust in man!” — the very center verse of the Bible! For Self’s Preservation! Hell’s attacks involve Corruption. to kill by theft til Destruction. Thus relentless their rabid goals are… to end every breath of a CHRISTian. Yet complying with its dark […]Read More For Self’s Preservation!
Habakkuk 2:3 “For still the vision awaits its appointed time; it hastens to the end—it will not lie. If it seems slow, wait for it; it will surely come; it will not delay!” HE is coming…just as HE promised! Preordinate Timing! “Where is my Beloved?Oh! When shall HE come?”Here wait we expectantlywatching. From such can […]Read More PreOrdinate Timing!
Proverbs 4:25 “Let your eyes look directly forward, and your gaze be straight before you!” Course Clarity! Those choices once made, your preferences — followed, for timeand times and then several more… …will one day collapse. As such, no connections will stay to engage with Intention. Therefore! The body — though willing — is errant…by […]Read More Course Clarity!
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!