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!
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!
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!
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!
Psalm 19:7 “The law of the LORD is perfect, reviving the soul; the testimony of the LORD is sure, making wise the simple…” Releasing the Light of Revival! Reviving Revival requires “more than”! It needs Zeal and Faith to combine. For its presence renewed, bound with Meaning and Sight must be met most expectant…by you. […]Read More Releasing The Light Of Revival!
Jeremiah 17:14 “Heal me, LORD, and I will be healed; save me and I will be saved, for YOU are THE ONE I praise!” Re-Leased for Life! Through toils and troubles which try our soul’s patience; through Tragedy’s loss and the trials of Faith… …so we often re-question this lease upon Life where YOU sovereignly […]Read More Re-Leased for Life!
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!
1 Thessalonians 5:25 “Brothers, pray for us!” (And equally, sisters!) THIS versus that! Everyday walking by Life’s many shelves, and wondering (while “shopping”) what needs must be met… …most often, those things that our Self has requested are those on the list which our hands always get. Yet as strangers, both Giving and Sharing, more […]Read More THIS! Versus that…
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!
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!
James 1:3 “For you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness!” Comparative Exercise! If one’s heart for CHRIST will not mirror HIS own, then their path known as Fellowship…plagued. For every partial surrender — filled with Lip’s service — cannot bring them close to HIS side. So whenever we sing, anthems raised, when […]Read More Comparative Exercise!
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!
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!
1 John 1:9 “If we confess our sins, HE is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.” Discarding Camouflage! Whose name is confessed, yours or another’s, when Blames’s finger points to your bloodied, red hands? Which subset is guilty, your sisters’ or brothers’, when one assumes fault […]Read More Discarding Camouflage!
Luke 19:10 “For the Son of Man came to seek and to save the lost.” The Lost’s Leader! (And ours too!) LORD, guide and direct me through challenges daily; those meant to protect where YOUR hands are well seen. Through those just as well; anointed, correcting… which draw me to safety in each step I […]Read More The Lost’s Leader!
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!
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!
Proverbs 10:12 “Hatred stirs up conflict, but love covers over all wrongs.” Haste without Hate! As rubber bands stretching in Noon-Day’s extremes where Hate’s heat melts Love’s kindness, disfiguring hearts… …this dream of mine surges; Still! Onward — extending — expectant through all…as HE purposed us be! So though Life’s compassion seems waning — devolving; […]Read More Haste without Hate!
Psalm 43:3 “Send out YOUR Light and YOUR Truth; let Them lead me; let Them bring me to YOUR holy hill and to YOUR dwelling!” Shining Beautifully Brighter! Though often fades Beauty, one’s faith must not follow since the LORD shall return for those souls keeping watch. To find us observant! For where Sovereignty reigns, […]Read More Shining Beautifully Brighter!
Isaiah 61:10 “I will rejoice greatly in the LORD, my soul will exult in my GOD; For HE has clothed me with garments of salvation, HE has wrapped me with a robe of righteousness, as a bridegroom decks himself with a garland, and as a bride adorns herself with her jewels.” Spotless Threads, Sovereign Robes! […]Read More Spotless Threads, Sovereign Robes!
Philippians 2:13 – For it is GOD WHO workS in you both to will and to do of HIS good pleasure.” Back Then —- and NOW! The reign of JESUS remains! Uninterrupted, HE moves per HIS schedule. Thus no “suddenly” happens “surprising”HIS steps. Yea, all things have transpiredas HE knew — before Time. So those […]Read More Back Then…and NOW!
Romans 1:12 “That is, that I may be encouraged together with you by the mutual faith, both of you and me. Sovereignly Assigned Paintbrushes! As the strands of HIS fabric uniquely resewn, so become we combined with vast numbers of lives. Within every cross-section HE joins us with purpose… enhancing so many soul portraits each […]Read More Sovereignly Assigned Paintbrushes!
Hebrews 11:1 “Now Faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen!” Secondary Sight! Do not forget the Fear of the LORD for the height of your Faith comes from greatest Remembrance. From souls which are wholly surrendered then comes the strength to soar highest…when Sight isn’t sought! So long […]Read More Secondary Sight!
Hebrews 9:14 “How much more shall the blood of CHRIST, WHO through the eternal SPIRIT offered HIMSELF without spot to GOD, purge your conscience from dead works to serve the living GOD?” Red-Handed Redemption! With blood stains on blood stains yet covering our hands, from yesterday’s acts and this morning’s first thoughts… …so has calloused […]Read More Red-Handed Redemption!