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 Song Of Moses

Scripture Let the Sunrise of Your love end our dark night! Break through our clouded dawn! Only You can satisfy our hearts…We have been overwhelmed with grief, come now and overwhelm us with gladness. ~Psalm 90:14-15, Passion Bible Quote Psalm ninety teaches us that life here on earth is not only short; it is miserable,…

The Cosmic Glue

Scripture Everything was created through {Jesus} Him and for {Jesus} Him. He {Jesus} existed before anything else, and He {Jesus} holds all creation together. ~Colossians 1:16-17 Quote If everything revolves around you, then everything depends on you. ~Source Unknown Jesus is the cosmic glue of the universe; He holds all things together. He holds the nucleus in the center of the atom. Everything in existence…

Not My Will But Thine Be Done

Scripture “Teacher, we know that you are an honest man of integrity, and you teach us the truth of God’s ways. We can clearly see that you are not one who speaks only to win peoples favor, because you speak the truth without regard to the consequences. ~Matthew 22:16, Passion Quote Any man who insist…

Following Jesus

Scripture “Where I am going, you will not be able to follow, but one day you will.” ~John 13:36, The Passion Bible Quote By and by, through the shining portals, Turning our feet, We shall walk, with the glad immortals, Heav’n’s golden street. ~Mary B. Slade This is Jesus speaking to His disciples prior to…

Christ is All In All

Scripture In this new life, it doesn’t matter if you are a Jew or a Gentile, circumcised or uncircumcised, barbaric, uncivilized, slave, or free. Christ is all that matters, and he lives in all of us. ~Colossians 3:11 NLT Quote In every part of the Bible Christ is found–dimly and indistinctly at the beginning, more…

Joseph And Jesus

Scripture And they saw him from a distance, and before he came close to them, they plotted against him to put him to death. ~Genesis 37:18, LSB Quote We will fall, we lay our crowns at the feet of Jesus.The greatness of mercy and love will compel us to cry holy, holy, holy is the…

New Wine

Scripture “But no one who drinks the old wine seems to want the new wine. ‘The old wine is just fine,’ they say.” ~Luke 5:39, NLT Quote “You miss 100 percent of the shots you never take.” ~T. Ray Keenum Jesus was uniquely refreshing, a breath of fresh air, totally unlike any rabbi the Jews…

He Did Not Die Alone

Scripture Then Jesus shouted, “Father, I entrust my spirit into your hands!” And with those words he breathed his last. ~Luke 23:46, NLT Quote It is not possible for mortals to comprehend the splendor of Jesus love. ~Calvin Miller We mentioned yesterday that Mary refused to allow her Son to die alone. It was a horrible…

Jesus, Keep Me Near The Cross

Scripture Near the cross of Jesus stood His mother….When Jesus saw His mother there, and the disciple whom He loved standing nearby, He said to her, “Woman, here is your son.” ~John 19:25-26, NIV Quote Suffering can forge deep friendships. ~Ya’akov   In reading Calvin Miller’s daily devotion: his thoughts provoked my thoughts and within seconds…