In our own homes – let us praise the Lord and give thanks to Him for His wonderful love.

“God meant it for good” (Genesis 50:20). Have there been times when you didn’t really understand what was going on in your life, and, then, some time later, you’ve been able to look back and say, “God meant it for good”? Sometimes, we can feel that we’re in a dark place. Nothing really makes sense …

Continue reading In our own homes – let us praise the Lord and give thanks to Him for His wonderful love.

Lord, Your love for us brings us back to the place where our love for You grows strong.

Lord, help us to remember that You are the everlasting God.We are so changeable. Your love for us is unchanged, unchanging and unchangeable. Our feelings take us here, there and everywhere. Your love brings us back to the place where our love for You grows strong. How does our love for You grow strong? Is …

Continue reading Lord, Your love for us brings us back to the place where our love for You grows strong.

Loving You, Lord, is more important than anything else – but it’s not always the most important thing in our lives.

2 Kings 6:1-23 Loving You, Lord, is more important than anything else – but it’s not always the most important thing in our lives. Sometimes, other things get in the way of our love for You. Help us to love You more truly and more fully – and help us to show our love for …

Continue reading Loving You, Lord, is more important than anything else – but it’s not always the most important thing in our lives.

Out of the wilderness and into the promised land (Travelling Through God’s Word: Deuteronomy).

Deuteronomy The people of God were about to make a new beginning. Their years of wandering in the wilderness were almost over. Soon, they would be in the promised land. God had brought them to the promised land, and he would be with them as they entered this land. Joshua would lead God's people into …

Continue reading Out of the wilderness and into the promised land (Travelling Through God’s Word: Deuteronomy).

The Message of Numbers (Travelling Through God’s Word: Numbers).

Numbers Numbers is the fourth book of (i) the Pentateuch; (ii) the Old Testament; and (iii) the Bible. (i) Numbers is the fourth book of the Pentateuch. It follows on from Genesis, Exodus and Leviticus. It is followed by Deuteronomy. The word, ‘Pentateuch’, is a Greek word. It means ‘five books’. In the Pentateuch, there …

Continue reading The Message of Numbers (Travelling Through God’s Word: Numbers).

My soul thirsts for God, the living God.

Deuteronomy 6:1-8:20; Luke 11:33-54; Psalm 42:1-6a God’s people were called to enter the promised land. They were called to live in obedience to the Lord who had brought them into the promised land. To those who refuse to enter into God’s land of blessing, God says, “Woe to you experts in the law, because you have …

Continue reading My soul thirsts for God, the living God.

What You, Lord, have done for us is always so much greater than anything we could ever do for You.

Teach us, Lord, that what You have done for us is always so much greater than anything we could ever do for You. You gave Your Son, Jesus, to be our Saviour. Your Holy Spirit has come to live in our hearts. He's changing us. He's making us more like Jesus. You give us the …

Continue reading What You, Lord, have done for us is always so much greater than anything we could ever do for You.

Lord, we thank You for Your Holy Spirit. He leads us to Jesus, our Saviour.

Lord, we thank You for Your Holy Spirit. He leads us to Jesus, our Saviour (John 15:26). Help us, Lord, to “hear what the Spirit is saying” to us (Revelation 3:22). He calls us to hear the voice of Jesus – “Behold, I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears My voice and opens …

Continue reading Lord, we thank You for Your Holy Spirit. He leads us to Jesus, our Saviour.