The Lord’s Prayer: Deliver Us

Finally, recognizing our own unworthiness, our sinfulness, and our redemption as sons in our Lord, Father, and Savior, Jesus Christ, we ask Him for deliverance from temptation and from the evil one. This portion of the prayer should be kept in close connection with the last portion. Indeed, this portion, just as much as the …

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Great is His Faithfulness

I remember my affliction and my wandering, the bitterness and the gall. I well remember them, and my soul is downcast within me. Yet this I call to mind and therefore I have hope. Because of the LORD's great love we are not consumed, for his compassions never fail. They are new every morning; great …

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Love that Casts Out Fear

I would be lying if I said that the state of the world right now does not make me a little fearful. Truly, there are a lot of terrible things going on right now. Disruption in the middle east, terror attacks in France, oil issues in Russia, and even violence and hate going on between people …

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Laying Bare Our Hearts Before God

For the Word of God is living and active. Sharper than any double-edged sword, it penetrates even to dividing soul and spirit, joints and marrow; it judges the thoughts and attitudes of the heart. Nothing in all creation is hidden from God's sight. Everything is uncovered ad laid bare before the eyes of him to …

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Repost – God will give you more than you can handle: I guarantee it.

I encourage everyone to read this post. It is incredible to say the least. It is humbling, and it is comforting. God will give you more than you can handle: I guarantee it. Through my struggles over the last couple months, I have often wondered why I was begin given so much to handle. Like the …

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