3 We can rejoice, too, when we run into problems and trials, for we know that they help us develop endurance. 4 And endurance develops strength of character, and character strengthens our confident hope of salvation. And this hope will not lead to disappointment. 5For we know how dearly God loves us, because He has given us theContinue reading “God Loves Us”
13 For if the blood of goats and bulls, and the ashes of a heifer sprinkling those who have been defiled, sanctify for the cleansing of the flesh, 14 how much more will the blood of Christ, who through the eternal Spirit offered Himself without blemish to God, cleanse your conscience from dead works to serve the living God? Hebrews 9:13-14 NASB Oh, the precious blood of ChristContinue reading “Cleansed to Serve”
14 For this reason I bow my knees to the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, 15 from whom the whole family in heaven and earth is named, 16 that He would grant you, according to the riches of His glory, to be strengthened with might through His Spirit in the inner man, 17 that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; that you, being rooted andContinue reading “The Greatest Name”
But You, O God the Lord,Deal with me for Your name’s sake;Because Your mercy is good, deliver me. Psalm 109:21 NKJV For Your name’s sake, O LORD, Pardon my iniquity, for it is great. Psalm 25:11 NKJV Nevertheless He saved them for His name’s sake, That He might make His mighty power known. Psalm 106:8 NKJV Our God is awesome andContinue reading “The Greatest Name”
The Rich Man and Lazarus Luke 16:19-31 19 Jesus said, “There was a rich man who always dressed in the finest clothes. He was so rich that he was able to enjoy all the best things every day. 20 There was also a very poor man named Lazarus. Lazarus’ body was covered with sores. He was often putContinue reading “House on Fire”
We desire that blessing from all of these things Lord. For we know that is when Your hand will be on us leading, guiding and protecting. Help us to walk in the fullness of Your power and exemplify each and every one of these characteristics as a true Christ follower.