photo credit: Suit of French Armour via photopin (license) “Finally, be strong in the Lord, and in the strength of His might. Put on the full armor of God, that you may be able to stand firm against the schemes of the devil.” Ephesians 6:10-11, Nasb My mind’s been set on beginning this series with […]
photo credit: Morning Light via photopin (license) “But like the Holy One who called you, be holy yourselves also in all your behavior; because it is written, ‘YOU SHALL BE HOLY, FOR I AM HOLY.’” 1 Peter 1:15-16, NASB How many times have we heard the phrase, “holier-than-thou”? It’s not used complimentarily, and […]
photo credit: Jerusalem via photopin (license) “And it came about, when the days were approaching for His ascension, that He resolutely set His face to go to Jerusalem.” Luke 9:51, NASB Slowly He walked, pausing frequently to help needy people. His dirt-caked feet and modest appearance veiled His glory as He walked so many places. […]
photo credit: Foodswings Meal via photopin (license) “Jesus said to them, ‘My food is to do the will of Him who sent Me, and to accomplish His work.’” John 4:34, NASB Just as food nourishes our physical bodies, doing God’s will strengthens and sustains us spiritually.
“Now may the God of peace Himself sanctify you entirely; and may your spirit and soul and body be preserved complete, without blame at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ.” 1 Thessalonians 5:23, NASB Loving Father in Heaven, You are my Maker, Creator, Sustainer. I know that, but so often I don’t appreciate […]
“By this the love of God was manifested in us, that God has sent His only begotten Son into the world so that we might live through Him.” 1 John 4:9, NASB Loving Father in heaven, It’s been a busy day–the plans I formed were set aside for plans You possessed. And it is good. I […]