He loves me

‘My heart says of you, “Seek His face!” Your face, Lord, I will seek.’ Psalm 27:8 ‘Wait for the Lord; be strong and take heart and wait for the Lord.’ Psalm 27:14 What does that mean, to seek His face, to wait for the Lord? God longs for an...

God surrounds us

“Many are the woes of the wicked, but the Lord’s unfailing love surrounds the man who trusts in Him.” Psalm 32:10 What a comforting picture – to be surrounded by God’s love. Our part is to trust God. But notice the two verses preceding this one: “I will instruct you...

God my fortress

Psalm 62:1-2 “My soul finds rest in God alone; my salvation comes from Him. He alone is my rock and my salvation; He is my fortress, I will never be shaken.” vs. 5-8 “Find rest, O my soul, in God alone; my hope comes from Him. He alone is my rock and...

Peace

After Jesus’ death and resurrection his disciples were in the upper room, and very scared. Their leader had been captured and killed so they assumed that it was only a matter of time before  the Romans came after them as well. Then Jesus appeared. “Peace...

In John 17:5 Jesus says, “And now, Father, glorify me in your presence with the glory I had with you before the world began.” Jesus lived and died in this world, but He came from Glory with the Father and returned to that Glory with the Father after He...

Why I love Christmas!

Isaiah 59:15-17 says “God looked and saw evil looming on the horizon- so much evil and no sign of Justice. He couldn’t believe what he saw: not a soul around to correct this awful situation. So he did it himself, took on the work of Salvation, fueled by...