Joy Comes To Us – From Jesus.

“Zacchaeus received Jesus joyfully” (Luke 19:6). Where did this joy come from? Did it come from Zacchaeus? No! It was given to him by Jesus. It came from Jesus’ invitation. Jesus invited Zacchaeus to “come” to Him (Luke 19:5). This is where our joy comes from. Jesus invites us to come to Him. Jesus welcomes…

Love Lifted Me.

“In my distress I called to the Lord, and He answered me. From deep in the realm of the dead I called for help, and You listened to my cry” (Jonah 2:2). What are we to do when the going gets tough? We’ve heard the saying, When the going gets tough, the tough get going. We wonder…

Light, Salvation, Strength

“The Lord is my light and my salvation — whom shall I fear? The Lord is the stronghold of my life — of whom shall I be afraid?” (Psalm 27:1).   The “light” that brightens up our life is the light of God’s “salvation.” It’s the Saviour who brings us out of darkness. He brings us into…