Help us, Lord, never to rest content with being believers without also being worshippers.

‘The Lord will save me, and we will sing with stringed instruments all the days of our life in the House of the Lord’ (Isaiah 38:20). Lord, we hear many people saying, ‘I can be a Christian without going to Church.’ You’re teaching us  something very different. You’re showing us that believing in You leads to worshipping You.. …

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Where is God? …

In our times of suffering, we ask the question, "Where is God in all of this?" There is another question we need to ask. It's the question, "Who is God?" - In life's most difficult times, we need to "learn what God is like" (from the hymn, "Workman of God! O lose not heart"). When …

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The joy that comes to us – from the Lord …

"Look to him, and be radiant" (Psalm 34:5). The Psalmist doesn't draw attention to himself. He points away from himself to the Lord. In Exodus 34:29, we read about Moses - "his face was radiant because he had spoken with the Lord." The radiance didn't come from Moses. It came to Moses - from the Lord. "Taste …

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