Be Strong in the Lord!

Ephesians 6:10 – Finally, my brethren, be strong in the Lord and in the power of His might. NKJV Sometimes I like to stop all of the busyness of life and just spend time with God. Of course, writing a blog keeps me in the word and praying, but it’s just nice sometimes to pullContinue reading “Be Strong in the Lord!”

Wait For Confirmation!

1 Samuel 1:23-So Elkanah her husband said to her, “Do what seems best to you; wait until you have weaned him. Only let the Lord establish His word.” Then the woman stayed and nursed her son until she had weaned him. The account of the birth of the prophet Samuel is filled with drama. We have Hannah, his mother,Continue reading “Wait For Confirmation!”

Jacob’s Mom!

Genesis 25:21-22- Now Isaac pleaded with the Lord for his wife, because she was barren; and the Lord granted his plea, and Rebekah, his wife conceived. But the children struggled together within her, and she said, “If all is well, why am I like this?” So she went to inquire of the Lord. NKJV How well I remember carrying each of our girls. Some of the memories areContinue reading “Jacob’s Mom!”

A Time of Prayer!

Luke 22: 39-40- Coming out, He went to the Mount of Olives, as He was accustomed, and His disciples also followed Him. When He came to the place, He said to them, “Pray that you may not enter into temptation.” NKJV There comes a time in all of our lives when a quick prayer just won’t do! AContinue reading “A Time of Prayer!”

If You Lack Wisdom!

James 1:5-  If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask of God, who gives to all liberally and without reproach, and it will be given to him. NKJV I was listening to a sermon one day when I learned some interesting things about George Washington Carver. That day, I decided that I wanted to share himContinue reading “If You Lack Wisdom!”

Painful Regrets!

Genesis 34:1- Now Dinah the daughter of Leah, whom she had borne to Jacob, went out to see the daughters of the land. NKJV It’s interesting to me how one simple choice or decision can change your life forever! Such was the case with Dinah. Dinah was the seventh child of Jacob and Leah and theirContinue reading “Painful Regrets!”

A Father’s Request!

Mark 9:21-22- “So He asked his father, “How long has this been happening to him?” And he said, “From childhood. And often he has thrown him both into the fire and into the water to destroy him. But if You can do anything, have compassion on us and help us.” NKJV Jesus and His disciples were returningContinue reading “A Father’s Request!”

Parental Faith!

Mark 7: 29-30- “Then He said to her, “For this saying go your way; the demon has gone out of your daughter.” And when she had come to her house, she found the demon gone out, and her daughter lying on the bed.” If you are a studier of the Word, then this is a familiarContinue reading “Parental Faith!”

Adam and Christ!

Romans 5:19 – “For as by one man’s disobedience many were made sinners, so also by one Man’s obedience many will be made righteous.” Life and death have co-existed since the days of Adam. After the serpent did a number on them, they experienced death for the first time; but ever since that day, it isContinue reading “Adam and Christ!”

That’s All We Can Do

Acts 16:25 – But at midnight Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns to God, and the prisoners were listening to them. NKJV As I was thinking about prayer, and how I could conclude this topic, I had a sudden flash in my mind. I was inquiring of the health of a certain individualContinue reading “That’s All We Can Do”