Jesus loves me, this I know!

“Though the fig tree does not bud and there is no fruit on the vines, though the olive crop fails and the fields produce no food, though there are no sheep in the pen and no cattle in the stalls, yet I will triumph in Yahweh; I will rejoice in the God of my salvation!...

God of creation loves us!

Psalm 47 Clap your hands, all you nations; shout to God with cries of joy. How awesome is the Lord Most High, He subdued nations under us, peoples under our feet. He chose our inheritance for us, the pride of Jacob, whom he loved. God has ascended amid shouts of joy,...

Peace

I noticed this morning that 3 times in just a few verses, Jesus told his disciples, “Peace be with you!” It has been said that if scripture says something 3 times, we really need to pay attention. Here are the three verses: John 20:19 On the evening of...

the God who heals

When I was going through my divorce, I chose to cling tightly to Jesus.  This excerpt from Jesus Calling, Aug. 20 explains why this was so important: ‘I am a God who heals. I heal broken bodies, broken minds, broken hearts, broken lives, and broken...

God’s extravagant love

I love how Ephesians 3 reads in the Message Bible: 14-19 My response is to get down on my knees before the Father, this magnificent Father who parcels out all heaven and earth. I ask him to strengthen you by his Spirit – not a brute strength but a glorious inner...

How blessed we are in God!

Ephesians is so rich, I just can’t help post nearly a whole chapter. What a God we have! This is how the Message version reads: Ephesians 1:3- 6 “How blessed is God! And what a blessing he is! He’s the Father of our Master, Jesus Christ, and takes us...