Leave it There

Psalm 37:5, “Commit thy way unto the Lord; trust also in him; and he shall bring it to pass.” Are you covered up with problems, adversities, and tribulations? The Psalmist says, “Commit….” A commitment is a decision that we must make to trust our lives, complete with heartaches and problems and...

How Thirsty are You?

Matthew 5:6, “Blessed are they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness: for they shall be filled.” In South Africa during droughts I have heard that you can sometimes see an amazing sight; deer defying lions in order to drink at the river. Their thirst will not be denied....

There is a God

The Psalmist says in Psalm 90:2, “Before the mountains were brought forth, or ever thou hadst formed the earth, and the world, even from everlasting to everlasting thou art God.” There is a God and according to the Psalmist our days are numbered before we meet Him face to face....

Happiness

God’s definition of a happy person: “Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. But his delight is in the law of the LORD; and in his law doth...

Selah!

Are you in the midst of problems? Troubles? Uncertainty? Without hope? Whatever it is God says, “Selah!” Psalm 46 is where many through the ages have turned to find hope. It is where Martin Luther found the inspiration to write the hymn, “A Mighty Fortress Is Our God.” Psalm 46:10 says, “Be still, and know...

Crowns of Life

James 1:12, “Blessed is the man that endureth temptation: for when he is tried, he shall receive the crown of life, which the Lord hath promised to them that love him.” Most of the time when we think of the crowns that we will receive from God for faithfulness...

Our Focus

Consider Him who endured such opposition from sinful men so that you do not grow weary and lose heart. – Hebrews 12:3. So many times when things begin to go wrong in our lives the temptation is to focus on what is wrong. It may be the lack of...

The Primary Rule for Life

Our Lord says, “Seek ye first the Kingdom of God and His righteousness and all these things shall be added unto you.” This verse must be a primary rule of life for those who would overcome, for those who would be super conquerors. If we seek after holiness then we...