“Be strong and of good courage, do not fear nor be afraid of them; for the LORD your God, He is the One who goes with you. He will not leave you nor forsake you.” Deuteronomy 31:6-8 The truth is that the Lord is with us…always! (Matthew 28:19-20). Knowing this, believing it and understanding what… Continue reading What It Does Not Mean to Have the Lord with You
“Do not fear, for you will not be ashamed; neither be disgraced, for you will not be put to shame…” (Isaiah 54:4) I love the story of Martha, Mary and Lazarus in the bible. These were people (a group of siblings) who loved Jesus and believed in Him, but that didn’t exempt from life’s challenges. … Continue reading You Will Not Be Put To Shame!
At the onset of the story of Ruth, we learn something very important about God’s heart toward us. God’s blessings and willingness to provide for us don’t depend on any circumstances around us. God is, and always will be, our Provider (Genesis 22:14). Not understanding this produces fear, and fear often times can produce flight.… Continue reading Don’t Run: God Blesses Beyond the Famine!
One of the things that God called Jesus to do for us was to turn our ashes into beauty (Isaiah 61:3). In other words, Jesus turns evil into good for us (Romans 8:28). There is a picture of the Lord’s heart to do this for us throughout the bible, but let’s focus on it seen… Continue reading Beauty for Ashes