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!
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!
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!
Matthew 5:35 “so that you may be sons of your FATHER WHO is in heaven; for HE causes HIS sun to rise on the evil and the good, and sends rain on the righteous and the unrighteous.” Raptures’ Reverse Rain! Rainfall’s redemption comes through noon-day heat. Then transforming from water as mist, its returning…reseeds all […]Read More Raptures’ Reverse Rain!
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?”
Romans 16:20 “The GOD of peace will soon crush satan under your feet. The grace of our LORD JESUS be with you!” The Pipers’ Promised Peace! None know the piper nor when he gets paid. It’s a statement of payment that’s urgently forced. No options — escaping — exist for the debtor. As such, it […]Read More The Piper’s Promised Peace!
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!
Romans 8:25 “But if we hope for what we do not see, with perseverance we wait eagerly for it.” — We wait for HIM! Counting CHRIST! The KING is coming, yet many still slumber. HE comes as HE promised! But several choose Sleep. YESHUA! Our SAVIOUR shall greet those — expectant whose lives reflect “Watching!”. […]Read More Counting CHRIST!
Matthew 18:16 “But if he will not hear, take with you one or two more, that by the mouth of two or three witnesses every word may be established.” The Turning Over! Withdrawn from the corners of Darkness and spared from the Shadows of Sin; so again and again we find Grace within HIM! The […]Read More The Turning Over!
John 1:7 “But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus his Son cleanses us from all sin.” Un-Comparative Crimson! The battle within against sin isn’t any small skirmish. Appearing on one hand as endless, still IN another, it’s an […]Read More Uncomparative Crimson!
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!
Ephesians 6:16 “Above all, taking the shield of faith with which you will be able to quench all the fiery darts of the wicked one.” By My FATHER’s Faith! My Shield of Faith and prized possession — where fiery darts meet their demise; shall quench each blaze which hell creates! Extinguished there are satans’ lies. […]Read More By My FATHER’s Faith!
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!
The measure of one heart is not composed with physical numbers. Its score isn’t tallied by pencil and paper. Neither parchment nor screen can display its full sum. Exponentially blessed by LORD’s sovereign love, so the greatest of these often hide in plain sight. Desiring no spotlight nor ranking, such reservoirs gift others without Thought’s […]Read More 1400 Hours!
Jeremiah 32:17 “Ah, LORD GOD! It is YOU WHO have made the heavens and the earth by YOUR great power and by YOUR outstretched arm! Nothing is too hard for YOU!” The Impossible Con! When protection against otherforces — mislabeled,Deception then reigns withIntentions — misguided.How favorable thus one’s desired resultswhen their goal is — misstated?What […]Read More The Impossible Con!
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…
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!
Colossians 1:13-14 “For HE rescued us from the domain of darkness, and transferred us to the kingdom of HIS beloved SON, in WHOM we have redemption, the forgiveness of sins!” Sweet Redemption! The stone — still rolled away — shows our sins are cleansed — now vanished! Calvary‘s cross yet empty stands thus reminding Death […]Read More Sweet Redemption!
Proverbs 4:25 “Let your eyes look straight ahead; fix your gaze directly before you!” Abandoning Yesterday’s Battles! Are we not sinners restaining our face with the sins of the past which no flesh can erase? Isn’t every day’s battle a constant reminder of being our own worst reflection? This — hell’s hosts — keep on […]Read More Abandoning Yesterday’s Battles!
Matthew 4:19 “Come, follow ME,” JESUS said, “and I will make you fishers of men.” THE Fisherman’s Few! Unschooled by Man’s textbooks the Worthy were gathered; heart-picked by CHRIST‘s yet unscarred hands. With rough edges, thus raw, were they drawn by design. as HIS Called! Yea, the righteously chosen. Sent out amongst wolves to the […]Read More THE Fisherman’s Few!
Acts 2:38 “Peter replied, “Repent and be baptized, every one of you, in the NAME of JESUS CHRIST for the forgiveness of your sins, and you will receive the gift of the HOLY SPIRIT!” The Urgent Hour! Their sharpened fangs — long waiting — were unmuzzled then for war. Stabbing Darkness into Light’s triumphant presence, […]Read More The Urgent Hour!
Matthew 6:33 “But seek ye first the kingdom of GOD, and HIS righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.” Healing Ostriches! When the house is burning, In the coldest of winters Open doors “wasting heat” do not trouble those fleeing. When the flood waters rage In the rainiest seasons, none care for […]Read More Healing Ostriches!
Matthew 26:41 “Watch and pray so that you will not enter into temptation. For the spirit is willing, but the body is weak.” Engaging THIS Hour! At the end of a session, a meeting or test, where presented are curtains, the door or some exit, understood are such closings then as that last line… which […]Read More Engaging THIS Hour!
Revelation 22:12 “Look, I am coming soon! MY reward is with ME, and I will give to each person according to what they have done.” Come Quickly, LORD! There’s a day coming soon when all failing flesh will crumble. There’s an hour soon arriving where this Life pays its due. There’s an instant nearly now […]Read More Come Quickly, LORD!
Full Flight Jackets! Once more the five foot, two inch, blond-haired professional of nearly 30 years, passed through the spacious length of Boeing’s 747-8I cabin. For this energetic, often intercontinental airline stewardess, this marked her third extended flight of the week. It was only the first Tuesday in June and for Lynn Chambers, her heaviest […]Read More Full Flight Jackets!
2 Corinthians 4:6 “For GOD, WHO said, “Let light shine out of darkness,” made HIS light shine in our hearts to give us the light of the knowledge of the glory of GOD in the face of JESUS CHRIST.” Free Will Offerings! Preaching CHRIST is not a sales pitch as some perceive HIS message. It’s […]Read More Free Will Offerings!
Hebrews 10:9 “Then HE added, “Behold, I have come to do YOUR will.” HE does away (has fulfilled) with the first (covenant) in order to establish the second. CHRIST’s Crimson Keys! Red Righteousness robed yet whiter than snowflakes and lighter than each pardoned soul once in Debt. No more chained to Death, released to serve […]Read More CHRIST’s Crimson Keys!
Psalms 51:10 “Create in me a clean heart, O GOD, and renew a steadfast spirit within me.” A Second past Seven! After taking in a deep breath, the immense brown bear exhaled an expanding steam cloud. Then closing his eyes within the white haze, there was a momentary pause as if listening for some sound. […]Read More A Second past Seven!
Psalms 100:3 “Know that the LORD is God. It is HE WHO made us, and we are HIS; we are HIS people, the sheep of HIS pasture!” Into HIS Everlasting Arms! The lamb quickly bounded beyond outstretched arms. Yet with base, detached thought, it knew not their intent. They seemed bent on capture; restraining all […]Read More Into HIS Everlasting Arms!