The LORD is my chosen portion and my cup, you hold my lot. The lines have fallen for me in pleasant places: indeed, I have a beautiful inheritance. Ps. 16:5-6 When I graduated high school I had to choose a "life verse" for the graduation ceremony. I chose Ps. 16:5-6. Years have passed and this … Continue reading Pleasant Boundary Lines (Looking Ahead At 2013)
Because your steadfast love is better than life, my lips will praise you. So I will bless you as long as I live; in your name I will lift up my hands. My soul will be satisfied as with fat and rich food, and my mouth will praise you with joyful lips, when I remember … Continue reading Better Than Life
Ever had times that feel like your walk with Christ is a journey full of clouds and storms? You know, those seasons where you really just don’t understand what God is doing, why He is doing it, and how in the world it can be for your good? I’ve had many such seasons in my … Continue reading Cloudy Path?
I lift up my eyes to the hills. From where does my help come? My help comes from the LORD, who made heaven and earth. He will not let your foot be moved; he who keeps you will not slumber. Behold, he who keeps Israel will neither … Continue reading The Lord Is Your Keeper
For the word of the Lord is upright, and all his work is done in faithfulness. He loves righteousness and justice; the earth is full of the steadfast love of the Lord. Ps. 33:4 Are you struggling with discouragement or fear? Is your soul expressing doubt at the mysterious workings of your God? Be encouraged. … Continue reading Full of Love
“’In him was life’ (Jn. 1:4). Here is the Word animating. There is no physical life in the realm of created things except in and through him. Here is the Bible answer to the problem of the origin and continuance of life in all its forms: life is given and maintained by the Word. Created … Continue reading He Knows Our Frame
Hebrews 4:14 Since then we have a great high priest who has passed through the heavens, Jesus, the Son of God, let us hold fast our confession. 15 For we do not have a high priest who is unable to sympathize with our weaknesses, but one who in every respect has been tempted as we are, yet … Continue reading He Is My Great High Priest