Lord, You call us to “be filled with Your Spirit” (Ephesians 5:18) – the Spirit of holiness, the Spirit of love. You are the holy God, the loving God – our holy Father, our loving Father. May there be, in us, the family likeness. Help us to become more like You – more holy, more […]Read more "Lord, You call us to “be filled with Your Spirit” …"
Living for You, Lord, is not easy. We face determined opposition from Satan. He keeps coming back at us, again and again. We thank You, Lord, that we do not stand against him in our own strength. We stand in Your strength, in the victory of our risen Saviour, the Lord Jesus Christ, in the power […]Read more "Living for You, Lord, is not easy."
“To You, Lord, I call; You are my Rock” (Psalm 28:1). ‘I’m anchored in Jesus. The storms of life I’ll brave. I’m anchored in Jesus. I’ll fear no wind or wave. I’m anchored in Jesus. For He has power to save. I’m anchored to the Rock of ages.”Read more "Anchored In Jesus"
Deuteronomy 8:1-9:21 The ‘wilderness’ was a place of ‘testing’. God was ‘disciplining’ His people. He was teaching them to ‘walk in His ways’(2,5-6). In the ‘wilderness’, we must remember this: ‘man does not live by bread alone… man lives by everything that proceeds out of the mouth of the Lord’(3). Everything that proceeds out of […]Read more "‘We Will Give Ourselves Continually To Prayer And To The Ministry Of The Word.’"
1 Corinthians 5:1-6:11 ‘Your boasting is not good’ – May we never become so taken up with ourselves that we forget Jesus Christ and all that He has done for us: ‘Christ, ou r Passover Lamb, has been sacrificed for us’, ‘you were washed… sanctified… justified in the Name of our Lord Jesus Christ and […]Read more "More Of Christ And Less Of Self!"
“I have always been mindful of Your unfailing love and have lived in reliance on Your faithfulness” (Psalm 26:3). Have we always been mindful of God’s unfailing love? Have we always trusted in His faithfulness? We know the answer as soon as we ask the question. Often, we have failed the Lord – but He has […]Read more "God’s Unfailing Love"
This is an updated post. I’ve added notes on Acts 20:36, Colossians 2:20 and Colossians 3:13. MATTHEW When the tempter comes, we must stand on God’s Word: ‘every Word that comes from…God’ (Matthew 4: 4). ________________________________ From religion to revival Standing upon divine revelation – “Man shall not live on bread alone, but on every […]Read more "Meditating On God’s Word: New Testament"