Colossians 4:2 “Continue steadfastly in prayer, being watchful in it with thanksgiving!” Our CONDUCTOR’s Cry! (“The Battle IS won!) When the echo returning comes not from our voices… nor are the words shared what we’d say as word choices; Then heard is Heav’ns Fabric! Yes calling upon HIM… as we stand in the gap so […]Read More Our CONDUCTOR’s Cry! (“The Battle IS won!)
1 Corinthians 15:49 “And as we have borne the image of the earthy, we shall also bear the image of the heavenly!” Closing our Gap! In Glory, what level oflove shall we witness?Will it be a massiveleap forward…or no? Meaning: How muchdevotion was shown inour lives? Will our firststeps in Heaven achasm — expose ? […]Read More Closing our Gap!
John 17:17 “Sanctify them by YOUR Truth. YOUR WORD…is Truth!” Simple Truth! Few question if GOD accepted CHRIST’s payment. Yet few believe Grace is sufficient, although Sovereign. So choose you to wholly believe all HE says! As HIServant unquestioningly standing just on HIS WORD, Whitney Devotional: 2 Samuel 7:28 “And now, O LORD GOD, YOU […]Read More Simple Truth!
2 Corinthians 6:17 “Therefore go out from their midst, and be separate from them, says the LORD…” Drawn Out! Glory to GOD, ever Highest;Glory to HIM — beyondevery compare!History points to HIS WORDto confirm it, as such…Lift GOD’s glory and praisewith your prayers! Yes! HE is coming as promised,bringing saints whom HE drewhome before us.Reunited […]Read More Drawn Out!
Ephesians 4:32 “Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as GOD in CHRIST forgave you.” Sacrificially Fueled! May selfish Ambitionwith Unforgivenessbe daily extinguishedtill absent of flames. May all worldly fuelswhich propel thisflawed pairing thenquickly expire beforeevery Dawn! Then comesSurrender and Forfeitreplacing those twodarkened forces thatPride always feeds. Most assuredly then!Both Relief andRelease shall […]Read More Sacrificially Fueled!
Proverbs 13:10 ”Where there is strife, there is pride, but Wisdom is found in those who take advice.” Pride’s Un-dwelling Unconvinced by sin’s memories which insistently press,so we’re NOT our past scars sinceour wounds CHRIST dispensed. Cleansing souls upon Calvary, as such, we are flawless!Stained solely by crimson so…. HIS verdict is “Faultless!” Then no […]Read More Pride’s Un-dwelling
Matthew 5:16 “In the same way, let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and glorify your FATHER in heaven!” Turning Nays into Yeas! Shall naysayers turnupon their ownor scoffers mockthemselves as well… With fist-clenched,shaking cursescrowding pathwaysinto hell? With their darkenedwords dispersed byforce; such verbalshadows castingforth… Can light ignite thesedampened […]Read More Turning Nays into Yeas!
Psalm 119:59 “I considered my ways and turned my feet to YOUR testimonies!” Accepting HIS Directions! Would we know whatwe’ve been savedfrom if no crossroadever came… …where the path wetook was all we knewwith every stepunchanged? So on simple thoughtwaves sailing do we“find” our waysseem best. Without “contradicting”voices thus still “lost”our souls progress. Consequences then,by […]Read More Accepting HIS Directions!
Ezekiel 34:16a “I will seek the lost, and I will bring back the strayed, and I will bind up the injured, and I will strengthen the weak…” Called Out! Leaves who live life to its fullest are greatest at work once they fall to the ground. Not “decaying” but feeding the soil with self so […]Read More Called Out!
Matthew 4:4 “But he answered, “It is written, “‘Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that comes from the mouth of GOD.’” Through The Bible! When first reading scripture, just after conversion…the pages were daunting. The big picture only was all we could capture…on top of YOUR mountain. But as the […]Read More Through The Bible!
1 Corinthians 13:12a “For now we see in a mirror dimly, but then face to face…” On the Following Night! As kin to the bride, betrothed for almost one year, so Sarah, neared completion of her own bridesmaid’s dress. “It will be beautiful!”, she envisioned happily. For the merchants passing through had brought such a […]Read More On the Following Night!
Luke 19:10 “…for the Son of Man has come to seek and to save that which was lost.” Priority: One! Place no faith in numbers whichmanipulate flesh…whether likings or lovings nor all of the rest. For such tests are to try us, to spurnus to action which often conflicts with GOD’s purpose. For the one […]Read More Priority: One!
Isaiah 55:11 “So shall MY WORD be that goes out from MY mouth; it shall not return to ME empty, but it shall accomplish that which I purpose, and shall succeed in the thing for which I sent it.” Without Extras! YOU are my Provision when Flesh has failed and even more so, when it […]Read More Without Extras!
Romans 10:4: “CHRIST is the end of the law so that there may be righteousness for everyone who believes!” Eternally Right-eous! This offense isn’t shared or assisted. So “I’m sorry; Forgive me; the blame is all mine.” The sum of these then bears Confession’s remorse without framing someone for my crimes. So no pointing of […]Read More Eternally Right-eous!
James 4:8a “Draw near to GOD, and HE will draw near to you…” “Getting Lost”…in The LORD! Being found withCHRIST is “Lost well”in HIM…where deepestHIS Love neither endsnor begins. Since HE is eternal, sowe are secured…endlessly yearningand serving —relentless. By GOD’s compelling,“get lost” even furthestfrom all that HE’s not…to be closest to HIM! As HIServant […]Read More “Getting Lost”…in The LORD!
John 10:4 “And when HE brings out HIS own sheep, HE goes before them; and the sheep follow HIM, for they know HIS voice.” Two “States”, ONE King! Watching Scripture unfold as Israel is stumbling, accepting a two state division from Hell… …so also reminded are we of positions. Two sides with one — “Well!” […]Read More Two “States”, ONE King!
Proverbs 8:20 “I walk in the way of righteousness, along the paths of justice…” Footprint Paths! Uncertainty reignswhen “one” foot’s inthe gravest of places. Where “Two” incontrast in HISfootprint seemssteadfastly standing. On uneven ground.both unstable soonfall down — defeated. Direct then your feetJUST on pathwaysthat JESUS created! As HIServants walking on holy, even and purposed […]Read More Footprint Paths!
Luke 9:62 “JESUS replied, “No one who puts a hand to the plow and looks back is fit for service in the kingdom of GOD.” The Chosen View! Are we not sinners sentenced to be slain…saved by grace from the grave? Aren’t we one — and the same? Once guilty now free this is the […]Read More The Chosen View!
1 Corinthians 3:6 “I have planted, Apollos watered; but GOD gave the increase!” Abandoning “the chase”! We’re nobody’s king andeveryone’s servant…for The MAKER of Heavenand CREATOR of Earth. Preaching CHRIST boldlyas Life’s only answer…so none look t’wards othersto gift them Salvation. And! That includes Self!So relent from “the chase”if your “tail” is leading…till alone you […]Read More Abandoning “the chase”!
Psalm 63:8 “My soul clings to YOU; YOUR right hand upholds me.” Put Your Hand in The HAND! The LORD is overhead;ever dancing.HIS presence fills our rooms;HIS strengthalone consumes…every enemy within us.Oh! What Joy! But soon this dance shall change,finally joining…our plans with HIS WHO leads.Yes, our hands in CHRIST’s— The KING!So shall we ever […]Read More Put Your Hand in The HAND!
Hosea 6:3 “Let us know; let us press on to know the LORD; HIS going out is sure as the Dawn; HE will come to us as the showers, as the spring rains that water the earth!” Healing Rain! Whenever “dry cracks”our hearts notice…then for Rains’restoration we pray. For more than the mistswhich HE sends […]Read More Healing Rain!
Matthew 16:25 “For whoever would save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for MY sake will find it!” So! Spiritually Then… The value of verse, of biblical blessings, comes through vessels remaining on the “verge of collapse”. Where Self’s surrender is daily and certain; just permitting the slightest of “non-sovereign” speeches. […]Read More So! Spiritually Then…
Philippians 1:6 “Being confident of this very thing, that HE WHO has begun a good work in you will perform it until the day of JESUS CHRIST…” In Mid Sentence! Before the ink dries,In advance of its setting;Ere the song is completed,HE still moves. Stopped in mid Sentenceincompletely remainingeven paused in HIS footprints,yet! HE moves! […]Read More In Mid Sentence!
Isaiah 26:3 “YOU keep them in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on YOU, because they trust in YOU.” With Tunnel Vision! There’s still splendor in HIS presence gained when Life’s in disarray;In those moments where theChaos rises long before the day. There’s still heights of Heaven’s rapture in the midst of every stormHow much […]Read More With Tunnel Vision!
Proverbs 16:16 “How much better to get wisdom than gold! To get understanding is to be chosen rather than silver!” Paying the Fool! The World’s value of things, contradicting, creates greater chaos when some entertain… …said labels as “Worthy” in contrast to CHRIST! “The saved” — its claws then — feel ripped ‘cross their chest. […]Read More Paying the Fool!
1 John 1:8 “If we say we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us.” Without Footprints of Pretense! No concept of right canbe held by those left;those absent of scarswhich the LORD aloneheals. Though parrotinglanguage CHRISTspoke as if theirs;…though acting as ifin their steps JESUSwalked. Those who take everywound […]Read More Without Footprints of Pretense!
Psalm 25:9 “HE leads the humble in doing right, teaching them HIS Way.” “Way” Discernment! There are land mines one plants and then steps on. There are mind games one plays; always losing. Yet day after day some keep choosing “these ways” which inflict Self’s most judgemental sanctions. With such self-imposed actions, degrading; we must […]Read More “Way” Discernment!
Psalm 33:18 “Behold, the eye of the LORD is on those who fear HIM, on those who hope in HIS steadfast love…” The Gaze of GOD! Unable to see throughLife’s telescope’s cap,so absence of visionattends us. Escaped then the sight whichHIS lens would have brought,had we taken ourselves“out of view”. Thus urgently pressingis this present […]Read More The Gaze of GOD!
Isaiah 60:1 “Arise, shine, for your light has come, and the glory of the LORD has risen upon you!” LIGHT Expectancy! As the Dew covered each new blade of grass, those which sprung up with the Dawn… …so she was reminded of newness in life because of CHRIST. Every morning she’d awaken and rise from […]Read More LIGHT Expectancy!
Ephesians 6:10 “Finally, be strong in the LORD and in the strength of HIS might!” Mountain Climbing, ROCK Standing Preaching by exampleand living by Faith;Interchangeable partsof this whole known asLife. The walk of each CHRISTianis made up of stepswhether echoing HISor found off course —straying. But to mirror HIS ways,both preaching andliving is done by […]Read More Mountain Climbing, ROCK Standing