Tag Archives: obedience

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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October 2nd-what would happen if we are asked to carry the cross of another?

Mark 15: 21They pressed* into service a passer-by coming from the country, Simon of Cyrene (the father of Alexander and Rufus), to bear His cross. We know we are asked to carry our own cross, but, what would happen if … Continue reading

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September 20th-is this true again today? Those around us, do they know who He is? Why not?

Matthew 21: 10When He had entered Jerusalem, all the city was stirred, saying, “Who is this?” 11And the crowds were saying, “This is the prophet Jesus, from Nazareth in Galilee.” Even after the miracles, teaching and preaching, the people, in … Continue reading

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September 19th- we will have to perhaps work very hard dealing with our past.

Matthew 19: 21Jesus said to him, “If you wish to be complete, go and sell your possessions and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven; and come, follow Me.” 22But when the young man heard this … Continue reading

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September 13th-What if our wants interfere with His plan for equipping us to follow His calling in our lives?

Matthew 7: . 8“For everyone who asks receives, and he who seeks finds, and to him who knocks it will be opened. 9“Or what man is there among you who, when his son asks for a loaf, will give him … Continue reading

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September 4th-we are looking forward to a restoration of eternal life that has been devastated by sin.

Nahum 2: 2 For the LORD will restore the splendor of Jacob Like the splendor of Israel, Even though devastators have devastated them And destroyed their vine branches. The restoration that is spoken of here may refer to restoring His … Continue reading

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