Verse of the week: Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on thee: because he trusteth in thee.Isaiah 26:3 KJV “God cannot give us a happiness and peace apart from Himself, because it is not there. There is no such thing.” ~ C. S. Lewis "No God, No Peace, Know God,... Continue Reading →
VOW: Pray First, Worry Not
Verse of the Week: Don’t worry about anything, but in everything, through prayer and petition with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds in Christ Jesus. Philippians 4:6-7 CSB “Pray, and let God worry.”~ MARTIN LUTHER We sometimes find it difficult... Continue Reading →
VOW: Praise the Lord
Verse of the Week From the rising of the sun to its setting, the name of the Lord is to be praised!Psalm 113:3 ESV "The early morning hour should be dedicated to praise: do not the birds set us the example?" ~ Charles Spurgeon The Psalmist also says in the Psalm 34 I will bless the Lord at all times;... Continue Reading →
VOW: Walk in Faith
Verse of the Week: For I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes, to the Jew first and also to the Greek. For in it the righteousness of God is revealed from faith for faith, as it is written, “The righteous shall live... Continue Reading →
VOW: Where does your god dwell?
Verse of the Week: Know ye not that ye are the temple of God, and that the Spirit of God dwelleth in you?1 Corinthians 3:16 KJV In ancient times, those who worshipped the pagan gods viewed the idols as places for their gods to dwell. A focal point for their act of worship. They worshipped... Continue Reading →
VOW: Don’t make the Devil happy
Verse of the Week: And they continued steadfastly in the apostles’ doctrine and fellowship, in the breaking of bread, and in prayers. Acts 2:42 NKJV Luke recounts how the disciples—the believers in Yeshua/Jesus—got together regularly to study the teaching of the apostles which they had learned from Yeshua, fellowship with each other, dine together, and... Continue Reading →
VOW: Independence and Freedom
Verse of the Week: And you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free. John 8:32 NASB Today is Independence Day in the United States. We usually refer to it as the "4th of July" because on July 4, 1776 our founding fathers signed the Declaration of Independence. It is a national... Continue Reading →
VOW: Father’s Day
Verse of the Week: Listen, my sons, to a father’s instruction; pay attention and gain understanding. I give you sound learning, so do not forsake my teaching.Proverbs 4:1-2 NIV When I read this verse I can't help but think about the admonition that our Heavenly Father gave to the parents through Moses before they entered into... Continue Reading →
VOW: Who’s Your Friend?
Verse of the Week “Adulterers and adulteresses! Do you not know that friendship with the world is enmity with God? Whoever therefore wants to be a friend of the world makes himself an enemy of God.”James 4:4 NKJV I am going to make a radical assumption here. I assume that if you are reading this you... Continue Reading →
VOW: Whose words do you live by?
Verse of the week The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom: and the knowledge of the holy is understanding.Proverbs 9:10 KJV The other day I picked up a small give-away calendar with a quote for each month. One of the quotes that caught my attention because I knew it was not true.... Continue Reading →