Speaking The Word Of Truth, Walking In The Way Of Truth

Numbers 22:1-24:25 The story of Balaam concerns the challenge of speaking God’s Word in truth. God is the God of truth (Numbers 23:19). His messengers must speak the Word of truth.. Before we can speak God’s Word in truth, there needs to be a confession of sin, an acknowledgment of how far we have deviated …

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Give thanks to the Lord.

Joel 2:21-32Give thanks to the Lord (Joel 2:21).Joel 2:22-24 - Harvest is a special time for giving thanks to the Lord.* We look back from the harvest, and we see the character of God (Joel 2:13).* We look forward from the harvest - to greater blessing: spiritual as well as material (Joel 2:28-29).Note the way …

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Lord, what is it that keeps us walking with You in the way of faith?

Lord, what is it that keeps us walking with You in the way of faith? It’s Your grace – Your amazing grace. Without Your grace, we could not even begin to trust in You. Without Your grace, we cannot keep on trusting You. It’s Your grace that has brought us to faith in Christ. It’s Your grace …

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They Killed Jesus – But He Didn’t Stay Dead!

“Come, let’s kill him” (Matthew 21:38).From Jesus’ parable, we look to His death. The crucifixion of Jesus has a human explanation: “wicked men put Him to death by nailing Him to the cross” – but that’s not the whole story! In the death of Jesus, we see God’s “plan” of salvation – His eternal plan …

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Lord, You’re calling us to worship You – and to walk with You.

Lord, You’re calling us to worship You – “Come, let us go up to the mountain of the Lord.” You’re calling us to walk in Your ways – “Come, let us walk in the light of the Lord” (Isaiah 2:3,5). We’re moving towards the Day when “the pride of men shall be humbled and brought …

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