The majesty of God

Genesis 1:1-2:3 There is, here, a real sense of the majesty of God. He is "beyond description." We cannot comprehend Him. We can hardly put into words this sense of God's greatness. We are transported into an eternal dimension, which is so different from our earthly existence. We read, "In the beginning, God ... " …

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God wants us to grow in Christ (Ephesians 4:7-6:24).

Ephesians 4:7-5:14  -  God wants us to ‘grow up in every way into Christ’ (15). We are to ‘walk in love’ (2), a life which is ‘pleasing to the Lord’ (5:10). It is so easy for us to settle for something less than God’s very best. We settle down into a state of spiritual complacency. …

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Speak, Lord, I’m listening / Speak, Lord, your servant is listening to you.

When you are on your beds, search your hearts and be silent... trust in the Lord... Let the light of your face shine on us. Fill my heart with joy... In peace I will lie down and sleep (Psalm 4:4-8). In the silence, let us listen for the voice of the Lord. As we listen to what the …

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By the rivers of Babylon… I will rejoice, for He has made me glad.

By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. There on the poplars we hung our harps, for there our captors asked us for songs, our tormentors demanded songs of joy; they said, “Sing us one of the songs of Zion!” How can we sing the songs of the Lord while in a foreign land? …

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