I love You, Lord

The Word I love you, Lord… (Psalm 18:1) Thought Some days I find myself reading large portions of the Scriptures attempting to take in their many practical instructions and kingdom principles to be understood and applied. Other portions open an array of mental pictures and visions of the immeasurable qualities of our great and precious…

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The God of all creation praised

The Word Let every created thing give praise to the Lord, for he issued his command, and they came into being. He set them in place forever and ever. His decree will never be revoked. (Psalm 148:5, 6) Thought Our God is so amazing, words cease to supply us with sufficient expression of our adoration…

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The prayer of forgiveness

The Word Jesus said, ‘Father, forgive them, for they don’t know what they are doing.’ (Luke 23:34) Thought Mocking, betrayal, false accusations, humiliation, false trial, cruel beatings, and then nailed to two coarse wooden beams in the shape of a cross. Most of us from this side of the story would condone and see complete…

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Joy, the will of God

The Word Always be joyful. Never stop praying. Be thankful in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you who belong to Christ Jesus. (1 Thessalonians 5:16-18) Always be full of joy in the Lord. I say it again—rejoice! (Philippians 4:4) Thought When we think of God’s will for our lives, we usually associate…

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