JEREMIAH 29:11 “I KNOW THE PLANS I HAVE FOR YOU, SAYS THE LORD. THEY ARE PLANS FOR GOOD AND NOT EVIL, TO GIVE YOU A FUTURE AND A HOPE.” These words were first proclaimed to a whole nation of people. But by extension, they apply to all persons who count themselves as part of the Read More
Month: August 2019
DO YOU BELIEVE GOOD CAN OUTWEIGH THE BAD?
PSALM 23:1,6 “THE LORD IS MY SHEPARD, I SHALL NOT WANT. SURELY GOODNESS AND LOVE WILL FOLLOW ME ALL THE DAYS OF MY LIFE.” David composed these words after he attained a measure of fame. Success in life was not his original motive in serving God. He reports, in fact, all the good that came Read More
FEELING SANCTIFIED “THROUGH AND THROUGH”
1 THESSALONIANS 5:23 “MAY GOD HIMSELF, THE GOD OF PEACE, SANCTIFY YOU THROUGH AND THROUGH. MAY YOUR WHOLE SPIRIT, SOUL AND BODY BE KEPT BLAMELESS AT THE COMING OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST.” This is a beautify, meaningful prayer we can offer up for our friends and for ourselves. The apostle prayed for those for Read More
REJOICING IN PAIN
PHILIPPIANS 4:4 “REJOICE IN THE LORD, I WILL SAY IT AGAIN, REJOICE.” The thrust of scripture has always been to look to the BRIGHT SIDE. Rejoicing and thinking about the unquestionable and POSITIVE OUTCOMES is where our minds ought to be. While dwelling on thoughts that make us feel overly sorry for ourselves only reinforces Read More