Isa 53:10-12 “Yet it pleased the LORD to bruise him; he hath put him to grief: when thou shalt make his soul an offering for sin, he shall see his seed, he shall prolong his days, and the pleasure of the LORD shall prosper in his hand. He shall see of the travail of his soul, … Continue reading IT PLEASED THE LORD TO BRUISE HIM
It was early, not quite daybreak. Mary Magdalene and other of the Lord’s disciples had spent another restless night. Their grief was still too fresh to give them any peace. This man Jesus, whom they loved, trusted, and looked to for their salvation, was dead now three days. His body would soon be far enough … Continue reading HE IS RISEN!
Mat 1:23 “Behold, a virgin shall be with child, and shall bring forth a son, and they shall call his name Emmanuel, which being interpreted is, God with us.” It is a story that has been told countless times throughout history. Yet, it is just as powerful and majestic to the believer today as it … Continue reading GOD WITH US
Psa 84:12 “O LORD of hosts, blessed is the man that trusteth in thee.” As has been pointed out in other writings, there is significance to the word LORD being in all capital letters. This reflects the name Jehovah. It tells us that we are addressing the Self Existent and Eternal God of glory. We … Continue reading BLESSED IS THE MAN THAT TRUSTS IN THE LORD
Gen 5:21-24 “And Enoch lived sixty and five years, and begat Methuselah: And Enoch walked with God after he begat Methuselah three hundred years, and begat sons and daughters: And all the days of Enoch were three hundred sixty and five years: And Enoch walked with God: and he was not; for God took him.” The scriptures do … Continue reading AND ENOCH WALKED WITH GOD
Ezr 10:2-3 “And Shechaniah the son of Jehiel, one of the sons of Elam, answered and said unto Ezra, We have trespassed against our God, and have taken strange wives of the people of the land: yet now there is hope in Israel concerning this thing. Now therefore let us make a covenant with our God … Continue reading WHAT ARE WE MARRIED TO?
2Ch 20:12-15 “O our God, wilt thou not judge them? for we have no might against this great company that cometh against us; neither know we what to do: but our eyes are upon thee. And all Judah stood before the LORD, with their little ones, their wives, and their children. Then upon Jahaziel the son of … Continue reading THE BATTLE IS NOT YOURS
Isa 60:1-2 Arise, shine; for thy light is come, and the glory of the LORD is risen upon thee. For, behold, the darkness shall cover the earth, and gross darkness the people: but the LORD shall arise upon thee, and his glory shall be seen upon thee. What a wonderful call to the souls of those … Continue reading ARISE, SHINE!
Jos 24:15 "And if it seem evil unto you to serve the LORD, choose you this day whom ye will serve; whether the gods which your fathers served that were on the other side of the flood, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land ye dwell: but as for me and my house, … Continue reading IF IT SEEM EVIL
2Co 3:4-6 “And such trust have we through Christ to God-ward: Not that we are sufficient of ourselves to think any thing as of ourselves; but our sufficiency is of God; Who also hath made us able ministers of the new testament; not of the letter, but of the spirit: for the letter killeth, but the spirit … Continue reading ABLE MINISTERS