Have you come across a roaring lion lately?

“Be sober, be vigilant; bacause your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour” 1 Peter 5:8. “Submit yourselves therefore to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you”. James 4:7     “Be strong in the Lord, and in the power of His might”  Ephesians 6:10…

The clay in the hands of the Potter

 But now, O Lord , you are our Father; we are the clay, and you are our potter; we are all the work of your hand. Isaiah 64:8 ESV          The word which came to Jeremiah from the Lord , saying: Then I went down to the potter’s house, and there he…

LET US BOAST: “WHAT JESUS HAS DONE FOR ME”

  Many of us struggle with sharing our faith. It’s scary, sometimes awkward, and always heavy with the weight of eternal consequences. We know every conversation about spiritual matters leads to a decision of some sort, and we don’t want to mess it up. The burden to do it “just right” is sometimes paralyzing. And…

THE LORD’S PROTECTION

He that dwelleth in the secret place of the most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty I will say of the Lord , He is my refuge and my fortress: my God; in him will I trust. Surely he shall deliver thee from the snare of the fowler, and from the noisome…

Sing to the Lord!

And you will say in that day: “Give thanks to the Lord , call upon his name, make known his deeds among the peoples, proclaim that his name is exalted. “Sing praises to the Lord , for he has done gloriously; let this be made known in all the earth. Isaiah 12:4‭-‬5 ESV  

EXAMINE YOURSELF

Listening to this sermon in the car on my way to work this morning . It had a profound impact!!

“Hineni”: Here I am. Send Me!

There is a powerful word in Hebrew that sums up three words in English. The word is Hineni (הנני), which means “Here I am!” Buyou’ve got to watch out how you say it, because it is a way of expressing total readiness to give oneself – it’s an offer of total availability. When God called…

TESTING OF YOUR FAITH

Oh  Lord, another trial?  Really?.  My brethren, count it all joy when you fall into various trials.  James 1:2 Today, I had so many opportunities to “count it all joy”.   Trials, began as soon as I stepped out of my front door to go to work!! Every person in the world, including yourself, will…

BOASTING IN THE LORD

BUT NOW YE REJOICE IN YOUR BOASTINGS: ALL SUCH REJOICING IS EVIL James 4:16 Thus says the Lord : “Let not the wise man boast in his wisdom, let not the mighty man boast in his might, let not the rich man boast in his riches, but let him who boasts boast in this, that…