Category Archives: God’s will

June 22nd-We must wait on Him, seek His face, and wait yet some more, eagerly seeking His face.

As we wait, as we kneel and pray, will we pray, pray to the point where we “know” the ground on which we kneel? A most interesting thought. Isaiah 8: 17And I will wait for the LORD who is hiding … 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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June 4th- he knows in his heart who may approach the Lord.

Job 13: 15 “Though He slay me, I will hope in Him. Nevertheless I will argue my ways before Him. 16 “This also will be my salvation, For a godless man may not come before His presence. Job has hope … Continue reading

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June 1st-When things are at their worst, God is at His best.

Job 5: 8 “But as for me, I would seek God, And I would place my cause before God; 9 Who does great and unsearchable things, Wonders without number. Job is getting words of wisdom from some friends, who may … 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 3rd-how well do we score on the scale of “turning it over to God”?

1 Chronicles 12: 17David went out to meet them, and said to them, “If you come peacefully to me to help me, my heart shall be united with you; but if to betray me to my adversaries, since there is … Continue reading

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May 2nd-Waiting on the Lord: it is a true measure of faith, and not one easily acquired.

1 Chronicles 10: 13 So Saul died for his trespass which he committed against the LORD, because of the word of the LORD which he did not keep; and also because he asked counsel of a medium, making inquiry of … Continue reading

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April 7th-How well and how often and through what difficult situations do we share the Lord’s truths?

2 Samuel 14:14“For we will surely die and are like water spilled on the ground which cannot be gathered up again. Yet God does not take away life, but plans ways so that the banished one will not be cast … Continue reading

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March 22nd-The kindness and integrity that Ruth displayed were soon rewarded

Ruth 3:10 Then he said, “May you be blessed of the LORD, my daughter. You have shown your last kindness to be better than the first by not going after young men, whether poor or rich. 11“Now, my daughter, do … Continue reading

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March 7th-no matter what we are doing, it is always appropriate to stop and give God the glory.

Joshua 4: 1Now when all the nation had finished crossing the Jordan, the LORD spoke to Joshua, saying, 2“Take for yourselves twelve men from the people, one man from each tribe, 3and command them, saying, ‘Take up for yourselves twelve … Continue reading

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