Category Archives: courage

October 16th-Are some of our very best efforts to shine our light perceived as ineffectual?

John 1: 5The Light shines in the darkness, and the darkness did not comprehend it. From the very beginning, darkness did not understand light. Is it any wonder then that some of our very best efforts to shine our light … Continue reading

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October 3rd-What would it be like if we could respond to God’s call like John did?

Luke 1: 76 “And you, child, will be called the prophet of the Most High; For you will go on BEFORE THE LORD TO PREPARE HIS WAYS; 77 To give to His people the knowledge of salvation By the forgiveness … Continue reading

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September 24th- There are so many times for us when silence really is the best answer.

Matthew 27: 12And while He was being accused by the chief priests and elders, He did not answer. 13Then Pilate said* to Him, “Do You not hear how many things they testify against You?” 14And He did not answer him … Continue reading

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August 21st-we will be proven in the end if we keep our faith.

Daniel 6: 3Then this Daniel began distinguishing himself among the commissioners and satraps because he possessed an extraordinary spirit, and the king planned to appoint him over the entire kingdom. As Daniel became more distinguished in the eyes of the … Continue reading

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August 5th-no matter what the trial, the Lord is there for those who call on Him,

Ezekiel 14: 21For thus says the Lord GOD, “How much more when I send My four severe judgments against Jerusalem: sword, famine, wild beasts and plague to cut off man and beast from it! 22“Yet, behold, survivors will be left … Continue reading

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August 1st-They cannot, regardless of having ears to hear or not, hear words that go unspoken.

Ezekiel 2: . 4“I am sending you to them who are stubborn and obstinate children, and you shall say to them, ‘Thus says the Lord GOD.’ 5“As for them, whether they listen or not—for they are a rebellious house—they will … Continue reading

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July 25th-How tragic it is for anyone to think they are beyond salvation.

Jeremiah 42: 8Then he called for Johanan the son of Kareah and all the commanders of the forces that were with him, and for all the people both small and great, 9and said to them, “Thus says the LORD the … Continue reading

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