Isaiah 11:1-2-There shall come forth a Rod from the stem of Jesse, and a Branch shall grow out of his roots. The Spirit of the Lord shall rest upon Him, the Spirit of wisdom and understanding, the Spirit of counsel and might, the Spirit of knowledge and of the fear of the Lord. NKJV Isaiah prophecies on different occasions of the coming Messiah. InContinue reading “The Royal Hope!”
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A Stirring of Faith!
2 Kings 5:3- Then she said to her mistress, “If only my master were with the prophet who is in Samaria! For he would heal him of his leprosy.” NKJV Faith seems to be elusive in our world today. As preachers and teachers of the Bible try to explain what faith looks like, sometimes it can sound more complicated thanContinue reading “A Stirring of Faith!”
Lift Every Voice and Sing!
Psalm 27:6- And now my head shall be lifted up above my enemies all around me;therefore I will offer sacrifices of joy in His tabernacle; I will sing, yes, I will sing praises to the Lord. NKJV February has come to an end, and with it, so are my posts on Black History. Although, I believe that the historicalContinue reading “Lift Every Voice and Sing!”
Romans 8:19- “ For the earnest expectation of the creation eagerly waits for the revealing of the sons of God. NKJV There are so many truths in Romans that I sometimes wonder if I should just skip a few of them and move on. Such was my thought as I read verses 18-25 of the 8th chapter.Continue reading “Creation Groans!”
Triumph by Faith!
Romans 5:1-2 “Therefore, having been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom also we have access by faith into this grace in which we stand, and rejoice in hope of the glory of God. Paul has spent a great deal of time in this letter addressing righteousness by faith rather than by works.Continue reading “Triumph by Faith!”
A Sure Promise!
2 Peter 3:3-4 – Knowing this first: that scoffers will come in the last days, walking according to their own lusts, and saying, “Where is the promise of His coming? For since the fathers fell asleep, all things continue as they were from the beginning of creation.” NKJV If I had to choose the greatestContinue reading “A Sure Promise!”
Anticipate Your Miracle!
Luke 4:25-27 – But I tell you truly, many widows were in Israel in the days of Elijah, when the heaven was shut up three years and six months, and there was a great famine throughout all the land; but to none of them was Elijah sent except to Zarephath, in the region of Sidon,Continue reading “Anticipate Your Miracle!”
Are You Drawing God?
Luke 4:25-27 – But I tell you truly, many widows were in Israel in the days of Elijah, when the heaven was shut up three years and six months, and there was a great famine throughout all the land; but to none of them was Elijah sent except to Zarephath, in the region of Sidon,Continue reading “Are You Drawing God?”
His Name is All That!
Isaiah 9:6 – “For unto us a Child is born, Unto us a Son is given; And the government will be upon His shoulder. And His name will be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.” NKJV his-name-is-all-that_.mp3 Years ago, Donnie McClurkin sang a song, “I Call You Faithful”. It was aContinue reading “His Name is All That!”
Therefore I Have Hope!
Lamentations 3:21-23 – This I recall to my mind, Therefore I have hope. Through the Lord’s mercies we are not consumed, Because His compassions fail not. They are new every morning; Great is Your faithfulness. NKJV Jeremiah the prophet is known as the “weeping” prophet. Israel had him in tears over their total disregard forContinue reading “Therefore I Have Hope!”