Category Archives: faith

June 26th-Our trials and tribulations, which should cause us to turn and run into God’s arms, often have a very different effect.

Isaiah 19: 3 “Then the spirit of the Egyptians will be demoralized within them; And I will confound their strategy, So that they will resort to idols and ghosts of the dead And to mediums and spiritists. Human nature has … Continue reading

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June 25th-This is a simple but tough principle; prayer in a position of pride effectively is no prayer at all.

Isaiah 16: 12 So it will come about when Moab presents himself, When he wearies himself upon his high place And comes to his sanctuary to pray, That he will not prevail. This is a simple but tough principle; prayer … Continue reading

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June 23rd- this passage begins with “in that day”, but, let us ask ourselves: “Why wait?”

Isaiah 12: 4 And in that day you will say, “Give thanks to the LORD, call on His name. Make known His deeds among the peoples; Make them remember that His name is exalted.” 5 Praise the LORD in song, … Continue reading

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June 17th- it still comes down to this: it is still about obedience.

Ecclesiastes 12: 13The conclusion, when all has been heard, is: fear God and keep His commandments, because this applies to every person. 14For God will bring every act to judgment, everything which is hidden, whether it is good or evil. … Continue reading

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June 16th- even though we may have trials in our lives, the Lord wants us to live our lives with joy.

Ecclesiastes 8: 15So I commended pleasure, for there is nothing good for a man under the sun except to eat and to drink and to be merry, and this will stand by him in his toils throughout the days of … Continue reading

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June 13th-“I hear you.” is simply a basic acknowledgement; when we finally UNDERSTAND something, we will say “I see”.

To close our time with Job, we offer the old Seatrain tune, “Song of Job” Job 42: 5 “I have heard of You by the hearing of the ear; But now my eye sees You; 6 Therefore I retract, And … Continue reading

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June 10th-While Elihu claims to be speaking for God, he still admits that listening for God’s voice is an enigma for us all.

Job 33: 14 “Indeed God speaks once, Or twice, yet no one notices it. 15 “In a dream, a vision of the night, When sound sleep falls on men, While they slumber in their beds, 16 Then He opens the … Continue reading

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