Category Archives: God’s promises

July 27th-Here is yet another promised restoration. But…

Jeremiah 49:39 ‘But it will come about in the last day That I will restore the fortunes of Elam,’” Declares the LORD. Here is yet another promised restoration. But, God could be using a beautiful metaphor. What if these restorations … 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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July 22nd-Now that is quite the concept; the Lord REJOICING as He blesses us.

It  is Christmas in July, with Joy unspeakable! Jeremiah 32: 38“They shall be My people, and I will be their God; 39and I will give them one heart and one way, that they may fear Me always, for their own … Continue reading

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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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