Are YOU Lonesome Tonight?

Scripture I am lonely, like an owl living in the desert, like an owl living among old ruined buildings. I cannot sleep. I am like a lonely bird on the roof. ~Psalm 102:6-7, ERV Quote We are born helpless. As soon as we are fully conscious we discover loneliness. We need others physically, emotionally, and intellectually. We need…

Finding Jesus In A Crowd

Scripture For You stand next to the broken ones as their saving hero to rescue them from all their accusers! ~Psalm 109:31, Passion Quote If I were looking for Jesus in a crowd, I would look for Him among the children. ~Source Unknown {can’t remember} I heard a highly respected Christian leaders say, “If I…

Practicing His Presence

Scripture Never forget that I am with you every day, even to the completion of the age. ~Matthew 28:20, Passion Quote The emptiness you feel within will be filled with either your problems or His presence. ~S. K. Young I can name a number of things that I need to improve on. I am not…

The Salt Of The Earth

Scripture Your lives are like salt among the people. But if you, like salt, become bland, how can your saltness be restored? Flavorless salt is good for nothing and will be thrown out and trampled on by others. ~Matthew 5:13, Passion Quote Christianity has become so conventional and respectable that it is insipid…the salt has…

PEACE, Who Wants It?

Scripture “I am leaving you with a gift—peace of mind and heart. And the peace I give is a gift the world cannot give. So don’t be troubled or afraid.” ~John 14:27, NLT Quote “You {God} made us for Yourself and our hearts find no peace until they rest in You.” ~Augustine Sigmund Freud was…

Psalm 103

Scripture You kissed my heart with forgiveness, in spite of all I’ve done…You’ve rescued me from hell and saved my life. You have crowned me with love and mercy. ~Psalms 103:3, Passion Translation Quote Our sins can darken our awareness of God’s love, but they cannot darken the reality of His love. ~Dana Ortlund I…

Jesus In The Psalms

Scripture Now is the appointed time, LORD, for Your compassion and mercy to be poured out–the appointed time has come for Your prophets’s promises to be fulfilled. ~Psalm 102:13, TPT Quote The LORD {Yahweh} was before and separate from His creation of heaven and earth and He will again change and renew them. {Just like…

No News Before The Good News

Scripture Above all, constantly seek God’s kingdom and His righteousness, then all these less important things will be given to you abundantly. ~Matthew 6:33, Passion Quote Isn’t it interesting how God uses difficult {obnoxious} people in our life to teach us valuable lessons. Mark S. Milwee I spoke to a group of pastors recently and…

Standing On The Promise

Scripture “And I will bless those who bless you, and the one who curses you I will curse. And in you all the families of the earth will be blessed.” ~Genesis 12:3, LSB Quote Subtract Jesus from the equation and you have nothing: add Him and you have everything. ~Ya’akov Genesis twelve is a record of…

The Mystery of Suffering

Scripture Then Job arose and tore his robe and shaved his head, and he fell to the ground and worshiped. And he said, “Naked I came from my mother’s womb, And naked I shall return there. Yahweh gave, and Yahweh has taken away. Blessed be the name of Yahweh.” Through all this Job did not sin, nor…