Category Archives: God’s promises

July 17th-Trust in the Lord. Be blessed. Sounds simple; but,

Jeremiah 17: 7 “Blessed is the man who trusts in the LORD And whose trust is the LORD. 8 “For he will be like a tree planted by the water, That extends its roots by a stream And will not … Continue reading

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July 13th-the requirements are also a tall order; truth, justice, and righteousness being as rare as they are

Jeremiah 4: 2 And you will swear, ‘As the LORD lives,’ In truth, in justice and in righteousness; Then the nations will bless themselves in Him, And in Him they will glory.” This is quite a statement, with the people … Continue reading

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July 7th-we need to metaphorically “enlarge the place of our tent” to accommodate His blessings

Isaiah 54: 1 “Shout for joy, O barren one, you who have borne no child; Break forth into joyful shouting and cry aloud, you who have not travailed; For the sons of the desolate one will be more numerous Than … Continue reading

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July 3rd- one remarkable additional concept here is that His strength is an unusual strength

Isaiah 40: 29 He gives strength to the weary, And to him who lacks might He increases power. 30 Though youths grow weary and tired, And vigorous young men stumble badly, 31 Yet those who wait for the LORD Will … Continue reading

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July 1st- It seems that whenever we undertake a significant work for the Lord, spiritual attack comes our way.

Isaiah 36: 4Then Rabshakeh said to them, “Say now to Hezekiah, ‘Thus says the great king, the king of Assyria, “What is this confidence that you have? 5“I say, ‘Your counsel and strength for the war are only empty words.’ … Continue reading

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May 14th-Making that first, primary, all-important step towards the Lord; it’s a discipline we can and should develop.

14Then in the midst of the assembly the Spirit of the LORD came upon Jahaziel the son of Zechariah, the son of Benaiah, the son of Jeiel, the son of Mattaniah, the Levite of the sons of Asaph; 15and he … Continue reading

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May 7th-David was to begin using his gifts—writing and music, in this case— as God intended: to further His word.

1 Chronicles 28: 8“So now, in the sight of all Israel, the assembly of the LORD, and in the hearing of our God, observe and seek after all the commandments of the LORD your God so that you may possess … Continue reading

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