Before I walk out the door, I pick up the Bible left in the cottage and write these words on the front page: Abundant Life You've never been known as He knows you - Never felt understood until you know He understands - Never been loved until He touches you - Abundant Life! It's not a reward; it's a gift - He treasures His treasure and His treasure you are - His peace will guard your heart and mind as you live in Christ Jesus! See Psalm 139, Psalm 118 and Phil ... Read More about When Love Calls
Good Morning, Lord! He's here. I open my eyes, breathing a "Good morning, Lord! I drink, deeply, my first glass of water. He's provided. Refreshment. The warm water feels good on my body. Soapy suds do their job. Nice fluffy towel to dry off. He's provided. I'm clean. He comes to my breakfast table. Wheat farmer grew the grain. Cow gave her milk. Chicken laid her eggs. He's provided. Nourishment. We meet in the Secret Place. Closed door behind us and open the Word. He speaks - ... Read More about Good Morning, Lord
There's a favorite worship song that glorifies God as Jehovah Jireh, but does He provide for His people? Every time an apple tree produces fruit, do you think of Jehovah Jireh? Does God does provide for His people? We have history, this God and I. His name is Jehovah Jireh - the Lord provides. I can say without a shadow of a doubt that He is our provider. Be still, and you will find the truth: we have every reason to be thankful - every reason not to complain. He is more than a name - He is a ... Read More about Jehovah Jireh – God Provides For His People?
Have you ever read these words in Holy Script and wonder what Jesus meant? “Whoever has ears let them hear.” Matthew 11:15 NIV Doesn’t everyone have ears to hear? There's more here than meets the eye – more to it than I can understand. I asked Him. “Sir! What does this mean? He shows me. Our ears hear many things: the wind in the willows, birds singing, rap music in a passing car, radio blaring and children yelling upstairs. What we hear with our mind is one thing, but the ... Read More about She Who Has Ears, Let Her Hear
What is prayer? I know we're supposed to know the answer to this question, but time is needed to learn what prayer means to you - what prayer means to God. Prayer Reaching out to the Living God in praise, petition, and thanksgiving. Something of great value, not taken lightly or treated casually. A holy experience: The creation is touching the Creator - the saved acknowledging the Savior. Personal It's the moment God listens. What does He hear? What do they want from Him? How will He ... Read More about What Does Prayer Mean to God?