Loving Father in Heaven, Your heart must break as You look on the USA and see rampant sin. Unborn children are murdered—innocent blood shed. Women and children are violated—helpless people abused. Immorality abounds. Evil is lauded while righteousness is mocked. False teachers weaken the church. Leaders who appear doctrinally accurate and devoted to You are […]
“Then after the sixty-two weeks the Messiah will be cut off…” Daniel 9:26, NASB The most lovely tree used to grace the woods across our street—I think it was a weeping cherry. It bloomed every spring, and I delighted in it’s delicate pink flowers. One year I took the photo above in order to capture its loveliness. I’m […]
photo credit: Jill via photopin (license) But by His doing you are in Christ Jesus, who became to us wisdom from God, and righteousness and sanctification, and redemption.” 1 Corinthians 1:30, NASB IN CHRIST, we stand righteous, holy, and redeemed–because of God and God alone.
“This hope we have as an anchor of the soul, a hope both sure and steadfast and one which enters within the veil.” Heb. 6:19, NASB Surely we all know someone who struggles with depression. Maybe you are that person. The world offers all kinds of solutions for depression: medication, positive-thinking strategies—even addictions to various substances […]
“The LORD’s lovingkindnesses indeed never cease, For His compassions never fail. They are new every morning; Great is Thy faithfulness.” Lam. 3:22-23, NASB Dear Prayer Partners, Something beautiful happened yesterday. I gathered to pray with a couple of dear friends and sisters in the Lord. One of them began by praying Psalm 37 for us, and I don’t […]
“…though the LORD is exalted … He regards the lowly.” – Psalm 138:6 “Pray for my family. Don’t pray for me …” He sat alone at the soup kitchen’s lunch table–sweat on his brow as he ate the provided meal. At first I considered speaking to another man, but the Lord directed me to Dan*. […]