Perseverance

Scripture “Then he told them a parable about the need to pray continually and never lose heart.” ~Luke 18:1, NJB Quote By perseverance, the snail made it to the ark. ~Charles Spurgeon A soldier was taking shelter in an old building; he was surrounded by the enemy and his survival did not look promising. He …

David Or Jesus

Scripture “But you, Yahweh, take pity on me! Put me on my feet and I will give them their due.”  ~Psalm 41:10, New Jerusalem Bible Quote “I have sworn by Myself, the word has gone forth from My mouth in righteousness and will not turn back, that to Me every knee will bow, every tongue will swear allegiance.” ~Isaiah {45:23} David …

Plant A Tree

Scripture Abraham planted a tamarisk tree in Beersheba, and there he invoked the LORD {Yahweh}, the everlasting God, by name. ~Genesis 21:33, REB Quote Invest your life in others whether you see the results in your life time or not. ~Chris Schultz Beersheba is basically a desert located on the southern part of Israel; actually …

Keep Silent

Scripture But the LORD is in his holy Temple. Let all the earth be silent before Him. ~Habakkuk 2:20, NLT Quote His voice demands the silence of the soul. ~George Matheson The soul is a chatter box which is why David would often command the soul to shut up. My daddy never used the phrase “shut up,” he …

Jesus In Genesis

Scripture “Take your son, your one and only son whom you love…offer him as a sacrifice.” ~Genesis 22:2, REB Quote The Bible is our HIM book; it is all about HIM {Jesus}. ~Adrian Rogers Buckle your mental seat belt, I am about to challenge your mind and possibly your faith. Genesis chapter 22 is not …

Storms

Scripture He saw that they were in serious trouble, rowing hard and struggling against the wind and waves. About three o’clock in the morning Jesus came toward them, walking on the water. ~Mark 6:48, NLT Quote When God wants to make a man, He puts him in a storm. ~Charles Cowman Storms can arise suddenly especially on the tiny Sea of …