Psalm 118:8 “It is better to trust in the LORD than to put confidence in man.” The Wait-less Line! At the doctor’s;with reasonsand symptoms to shareSitting patiently,waiting…our pains to explain. In the moment;over Time…so many beforein their officeswatchingthe hours crawl past. Then when we’re calledwe give thanks!But! Just for secondsthey try to relatewith us…until we’re […]Read More The Wait-less Line!
Colossians 1:22 “In the body of HIS flesh through death, to present you holy and unblameable and unreproveable in HIS sight…” Pictured: Perfect! Made aware of Sin’scontract withinwith Self’s signaturealways betraying… Yet the gloating ofdemons has endedbecause…the bloodof CHRIST JESUS isgracious! Yes, HIS love has beenwholly applied aseternal life’s cleansing,HIS Crimson… …for you and all […]Read More Pictured: Perfect!
Ephesians 4:32 “Be kind toone another, tenderhearted,forgiving one another, as GODin CHRIST forgave you.” Self’s Re-assigned Burdens! The failure to forgiveadds weights to our walk.Resentment’s sarcasm“depresses” as well. Proud looks as if “betterthan”, wiser or smarter…expand then that gapbetween Heaven and Hell. So bend the heart fasterthan kneeling — most urgent!Make humble your thoughts;prefer others….not […]Read More Self’s Re-assigned Burdens!
Psalm 55:22 says, “Cast your cares on the LORD and HE will sustain you; HE will never let the righteous be shaken.” Suited Well! Without weapons of warfare or axes to grind; Without prideful resistance nor Anger’s replies… Thus HIS victory proclaim we with Zeal’s increasing. For — in character — walk we with CHRIST […]Read More Suited Well!
Proverbs 23:18 “Surely there is a future, and your hope will not be cut off!” Pushing Back, Pressing Through! Drawing nearto THEE FATHERsincerely and often,Is not without struggle. Companionto our footprintscomes also detractors,both human and spirit. Oppressionconfronts usfrom each side of the veiland sometimes — increases. But YOU say“Come close to ME.Filter all that you […]Read More Pushing Back, Pressing Through!
Romans 8:27 “Now HE WHO searches the hearts knows what the mind of the SPIRIT is, because HE makes intercession for the saints according to the will of GOD.” The Unspoken Prayer! Gracious LORD JESUS, How great is YOUR faithfulness to each and every child YOU’ve called! We long for YOUR appearing and also press […]Read More The Unspoken Prayer!
Luke 9:62 “JESUS said to him, “No one who puts his hand to the plow and looks back is fit for the kingdom of GOD.” Consistency’s Pursuit! Trying to retrofit your past into the present moment is only successful if it’s implementing an already established, and growing solid walk with CHRIST …into an even greater […]Read More Consistency’s Pursuit!
Proverbs 16:3 “Commit your works to the LORD and your plans will be established.” Discarding “Comfort”; Embracing CHRIST! The resistance which CHRISTians apply to their missions is rather confusing. Perplexing — at least. Why choosing a level called “surface” for study of GOD’s holy words is “head scratching” at best. Know this then that HIS […]Read More Discarding “Comfort”; Embracing CHRIST!
Jeremiah 1:5 “Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, and before you were born I consecrated you…” Once Again — Heaven! We shall sing of YOUR excellent greatness; with our words filled exalting YOUR NAME! YOUR praise will be heard from our lips with each breath as before THEE our songs have […]Read More Once Again — Heaven!
Judges 10:16 “So they put away the foreign gods from among them and served the LORD.. And HIS soul could no longer endure the misery of Israel.” WHOSE Soul! None other can purchase redemption for no one is righteous — not one. Besides! CHRIST our SAVIOUR and SHEPHERD we know because HE changed our hearts […]Read More WHOSE Soul!
Psalm 89:34 “MY covenant I will not violate, nor will I alter the utterance of MY lips.” Keeping Covenant! Road weary warriors for CHRIST pressing onward through bleary eyes blinking; with hearts beyond — aching… …now steady themselves for their KING WHO is coming! Both you and this vessel! We wait on HIS presence! So […]Read More Keeping Covenant!
Psalms 27:13 “I remain confident of this: I will see the goodness of the LORD in the land of the living!” (Let Freedom Ring!) Let TRUTH be Told! This tale of Truth compares sides of a coin… by measuring pow’r and endurance. Retelling HIS story, eternally perfect, so are we reminded of WHOSE power reigns. […]Read More
Deuteronomy 31:8 “And the LORD, HE is the ONE WHO goes before you. HE will be with you, HE will not leave you nor forsake you; do not fear nor be dismayed!” For the LORD goes before you! The worst hero is onewho isn’t equipped.Unprepared for the battle,retreat these with Doubt. Then imagine they lightcast […]Read More For the LORD goes before you!
Proverbs 3:7-8 “Do not be wise in your own eyes; fear the LORD and shun evil. This will bring health to your body and nourishment to your bones!” Bend the Knee! Please heal each “healthy” soul, oh LORD, whose hearts betray no sickness! Whose sights are plagued with earthly wealth whilst they conceal Ill’s symptoms! […]Read More Bend the Knee!
Psalm 91:7-8 “A thousand may fall at your side, and ten thousand at your right hand; but it shall not come near you. Only with your eyes shall you look, and see the reward of the wicked.” When Justice Stands! In Justice, we find the payment for crimes. Injustice we see often happens instead. So […]Read More When Justice Stands!
2 Timothy 1:7 “For GOD has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind.” With Fear’s Enemy & Doubt’s Foe! The spirit of this world rages against both vessels of clay. Yet men and women alike sometimes hold it captive within…as though a captor enjoying […]Read More With Fear’s Enemy & Doubt’s Foe!
Psalm 17:8 “Keep me as the apple of the eye; Hide me in the shadow of Your wings!” When HIS Light Appears! With missiles raining down within thunderstorms of hatred,with verbal arrows propelled by hearts darkened with sin…so the coming of CHRIST is precededby shadows. And not solely with wisps of Gray’sdim-threaded curtains!And not only […]Read More When HIS Light Appears!
Within the flowing fields of Terra…Endless stretching – ranged HIS steeds.Before ordained to take HIS message to the masses.Thus mare and stallion, young and old,with every breed known and untoldcomprised HIS stable which at present…filled these grasses. All appeared as vibrant trottersGrouped together as one bodyWith every heart empowered to carry out HIS missionThus gazing […]Read More The Master’s Stable!
Proverbs 10:25 “When the storm has swept by, the wicked are gone, but the righteous stand firm forever!” Depending on WHO you stand! Miracles are often found more prevalent at the “front” than the “back” of the Battle! Pressing closely then into HIS presence each day, so behold we HIS movements…all the more visibly! As […]Read More Depending on WHO you stand!
Revelation 3:14 [ To the Church in Laodicea ] “To the angel of the church in Laodicea write: These are the words of the Amen, the FAITHFUL and TRUE witness, the ruler of GOD’s creation.” Faithful and True! Can comfort come through heartache or an empty pen shed ink? Just a pair these questions are […]Read More Faithful and True!
1 Corinthians 15:57 “But thanks be to GOD, WHO gives us the victory through our LORD JESUS CHRIST!” With Victory in JESUS! Onto what Ground does the victim, found falling…. then find themselves cast? Shall we venture a guess? Is it rocky or smooth? Does one gain there HIS Truth? Or is Brokenness thwarted… and […]Read More With Victory in JESUS!
Isaiah 59:19 “So they will fear the NAME of the LORD from the west and HIS glory from the rising of the sun, for HE will come like a rushing stream which the wind of the LORD drives.” What The Wind Says… When the wind chimes in softly, whispering with the leaves, what is heard […]Read More What The Wind Says…
Hebrews 11:1 “Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen!” Undoubtedly Joining! Doubt is like a shadow cast yet which has no light source. It clings both to the ground and the soul with a darkened ferocity…unyielding even to others, just as shaded. As a low hanging mist, […]Read More Undoubtedly Joining!
Psalms 27:13 “I would have lost heart, unless I had believed That I would see the goodness of the LORD In the land of the living! Equal Expectations! Walking up the steps confronting — every fire of faithless Fear, bound solely for the WORD of GOD WHOSE NAME their souls revered; so those chosen for […]Read More Equal Expectations!
Ephesians 1:7 “In HIM we have redemption through HIS blood, the forgiveness of our trespasses, according to the riches of HIS grace.” Upon HIS Emerald Balance! We borrow against tomorrow using sins we choose today with deep debits against credits which get redder by the day. Such Interests then diminish all our efforts — inconsistently […]Read More
Psalm 56:9 ”Then my enemies will turn back in the day when I call; This I know, that GOD is for me!” Safe and Secured! Even diamonds can be broken. All possess a “breaking point”.No matter what our earthly hedges are, they melt before the LORD. Why possess such substitutions; why then seek those temporal […]Read More Safe and Secured!
John 16:33 “I have told you these things so that in ME you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation. But take courage; I have overcome the world!” The Cry of HIS Own! What content might HE hear that hasn’t been already shared?, said my weary soul confessing to the mirror’s empty […]Read More The Cry of HIS Own!
Luke 4:4 “And JESUS answered him saying, “It is written that man shall not live by bread alone (or milk), but by every word (the Meat) of GOD!” Instilled with HIS Presence! As uncovered dishes, GOD’s feast sits before us… the sheep of HIS pasture in front of the WORD. Prepared for those who, after […]Read More Instilled with HIS Presence Yes
Isaiah 55:8 “For MY thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways MY ways,” declares the LORD.” With Sifting most Sovereign Wanton abuse is most wretched a plague found surrounding material things and their hosts. Flaunting such greed as their choice of disease, so these err as they please without thought. But our needs […]Read More