Proverbs 27:2 “Let another man praise you, and not your own mouth; A stranger, and not your own lips.” Me < Second Fiddle! Without standing here“indignant”, brashlyclaiming “unstained!”status; As the farthest onesfrom perfect; still wehave THE NAMEwhich matters! But what blessing willthat give us if CHRIST’splace we try to take? Where we give ourname the […]Read More Me < Second Fiddle!
Luke 10:31 “Now by chance a certain priest came down that road. And when he saw him, he passed by on the other side.” Subtraction signs arepathways whileAddition’s look likebridges… One’s a street withseparate linescompared to crossingroads — connecting. To intersecting Iives,instead of passingby each other… …are we called asHE commissioned;sharing grace, asHIS additions. So […]Read More HIS Great Subtraction!
1 Timothy 6:20a “O Timothy! Guard what was committed to your trust…” Guarding your Course! HIS voice speaks uniquely — compelling distinctly — propelling each forward. So! Reducing directions / diluting commands means far less to bystanders. For those otherwise called and differently gifted…can’t hear what one hears. So continue one must trusting JESUS’ words […]Read More Guarding your Course!
1 Corinthians 15:14 “And if CHRIST has not been raised, then our preaching is in vain and your faith is in vain.” Without Vanity! Should one confessagain those sins theyonce rememberedwhich had committedbeen…to the KING ofCalvary’s Cross? Although Remorsereminds of the faultsonce stained inside,HIS stripes withcleansing Light…left no record ofsuch wrongs. So press gratefullyforward for […]Read More Without Vanity!
Psalm 119:10 “With my whole heart I have sought YOU; Oh, let me not wander from YOUR commandments!” When Contentment Contends! One roughly foughtbattle is also wageddaily. It’s foes areContentment: theWorld’s versusCHRIST’s…a fightthat will never beover till Heaven. Where the Flesh looksbehind, HIS SPIRITdraws upwards! Pushand pull; Tug of War…neither relenting.Yet such strugglescontinue for those“on […]Read More When Contentment Contends!
Psalm 63:8 “My soul clings to YOU; YOUR right hand upholds me!” Hand Watching! Raised up or in pocketsExtended or withdrawnEver open or closedWaving welcomes…or not. Found leading or lagging,so are we by others…whose daily observanceof hands is proactive. To see who is givingto learn who is caringTo find out whose praiseof the LORD isn’t […]Read More Hand Watching!