Genesis 1:26-2:3 Lord, You are our Creator. We have been created by You. We have been created for You. What have we done with this great blessing? We have turned away from You. We have gone our own way. We have done our own thing. Have You lost patience with us? Have You given up […]Read More Lord, You are our Creator.
Lord, You are our Commander-in-Chief. Your work is to be done in your way – “as the Lord God of Israel had commanded” (1 Chronicles 24:19). Help us never to ‘get too big for our boots.’ Help us never to imagine that we’re more important than we really are. You’re the One that’s important. You’re […]Read More Lord, You are our Commander-in-Chief.
Joel 1:1-2:17 – ‘Joel’ means ‘the Lord is God’. The Lord is our God. He is ‘gracious and compassionate, slow to anger and abounding in love…’. Let us ‘return to the Lord our God’. Let us ‘return to Him with all our heart’. Let us look to Him for His ‘blessing’ (2:12-14). Alongside God’s promise […]Read More Learning From Joel: Call On The Name Of The Lord And Be Saved.
1 Corinthians 15:46-16:24 In Christ, there is ‘victory’ – glorious, eternal, heavenly victory (54-57). Every day, we face a battle. It is a battle for faith, love and service. (a) We are called to trust the Lord: ‘Stand firm in your faith’ (13). We are to have faith. It is to be a growing faith, […]Read More Trusting, Loving And Serving Christ, Our Victorious Lord.
‘Praise the Lord… To Him belong eternal praise… Blessed is the man who fears the Lord… His heart is secure, he will have no fear; in the end he will look in triumph on his foes…'(Psalm 111:1,10; Psalm 112:1,8). Those who ‘fear’ You, Lord, have no need to live in fear of man. Those who […]Read More Those who ‘fear’ You, Lord, have no need to live in fear of man.