Lord, You call us to embrace good change – change that comes from You. You’re teaching us to say, with the Apostle Paul, “It’s no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me” (Galatians 2:20). Help us to say, with John the Baptist, “I must decrease. Christ in me must increase” (John 3:30).Read More Lord, You call us to embrace good change – change that comes from You.
Lord, we read Zophar’s detailed description of “the wicked man’s portion from God, the heritage decreed for him by God” (Job 20:29). We wonder if Zophar has ever thought of asking the question:’ Help us, Lord, to learn from Zophar ‘Does all of this apply to Job? Is Job a wicked man? Is Job being […]Read More May our words be Gospel words – words of love, words of encouragement, words of hope.
We look at ourselves, Lord – and our heads go down. Again and again, Lord, we let You down – but You, Lord, never let us down. You lift us up. When we fail You, help us to remember Your faithful love – and to be lifted up into a life that is more faithful […]Read More We look at ourselves, Lord – and our heads go down.
‘Look to the Lord and His strength; seek His face always. Remember the wonderful works that He has done…’(Psalm 105:4-5). Lord, You give strength to those who put their trust in You. Trusting in Christ, we have this great testimony: ‘I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me’(Philippians 4:13). How, Lord, do we […]Read More How, Lord, do we receive Your strength?