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Lord, You’re calling us to serve You. We’re to serve You in the world. Before we can serve You in the world, there must be this: “ministering in the House of the Lord” (1 Chronicles 26:12). Part of our worship involves the dedication of “gifts for the maintenance of the House of the Lord” (1 […]Read More Help us, Lord, to serve You every day of the week.
Love, grace, mercy – Here are three words we can use to describe God. Grace and mercy are two sides of love. In mercy, God withholds from us the judgment we deserve. In grace, he pours upon us the blessings we don’t deserve. Mercy – the God of mercy, the mercy of God “Lord, have […]Read More Love, Grace, Mercy
Genesis 1:26 – “in God’s image” This doesn’t sound like a true description of the way we really are! We are sinners. We have lost our way. It’s a reminder of what God created us to be. It’s His high calling for us. He calls us to be like Him. He calls us to bring […]Read More In God’s Image …
I’ve just read, at the “Pray Millennials” blog, that Jerry Bridges has passed away. I’m reposting these quotations from his book, “Holiness: Day by Day.” This book was a great blessing to me. I hope these excerpts will bring blessing to you. ______________________________________________________________ “Our worst days are never so bad that you are beyond the […]Read More Quotations from Jerry Bridges (Holiness Day by Day: Transformational Thoughts for Your Spiritual Journey)
‘Praise the Lord’ (Psalm 1-3,19-21). ‘The Lord is good… The Lord is great’ (Psalm 135:3,5). In our worship, Lord, we focus on both Your greatness and Your goodness. You are great in power: ‘Great is our Lord and mighty in power’ (Psalm 147:5). You are also great in love: ‘How great is the love the […]Read More The Lord is great. The Lord is good.
Peter preached Jesus as the way of salvation, the way of joy and the way of victory. To those who are needing to hear the Word of the Lord, the true messenger of the Gospel of Christ still says this: “Everyone who calls on the Name of the Lord will be saved” (Acts 2:21). To […]Read More Peter – preaching on the Day of Pentecost