Lord, do not stay far away! You are my strength; come quickly to my aid! Psalms 22:19 NLT There are some experiences in life that you would prefer to pass you by. Then some of those same events come knocking at your door. Maybe you are dreaming; but when you open your eyes and face … Continue reading The Omnipotent One
See, God has come to save me. I will trust in him and not be afraid. The Lord God is my strength and my song he has given me victory.” Isaiah 12:2 NLT When children are young, their parents are invincible; at least they were in previous generations. These children would tell you that their father can conquer the … Continue reading God: My Strength
You have seen everything that God has done to these nations because of you. He did it because he’s God, your God. He fought for you. Joshua 23:3 MSG There are times in life when people love to take credit for what they have done. Many have worked hard to make their dreams a reality. But even in … Continue reading God Fights For You
The Lord is my strong defender; he is the one who has saved me. He is my God, and I will praise him, my father's God, and I will sing about his greatness. Exodus 15:2 GNT There are many times in life that we are successful because we stayed in the fight. There were so … Continue reading The God Who Turns Things Around
Then the Lord said to Moses, “Return to Pharaoh and make your demands again. I have made him and his officials stubborn so I can display my miraculous signs among them. I’ve also done it so you can tell your children and grandchildren about how I made a mockery of the Egyptians and about the … Continue reading I am the LORD!
See, God has come to save me. I will trust in him and not be afraid. The Lord God is my strength and my song; he has given me victory.” Isaiah 12:2 NLT The concept of trust is difficult for most people to embrace. When you extend kindness, many times the recipient is skeptical. Why are you … Continue reading God: My Salvation!
No weapon formed against you shall prosper, And every tongue which rises against you in judgment You shall condemn. This is the heritage of the servants of the Lord, And their righteousness is from Me,” Says the Lord. Isaiah 54:17 NKJV Men love action movies and my husband is no different. Sometimes, he watches the old James Bond movies. You know the familiar line: … Continue reading Our Spiritual Heritage
I press on to reach the end of the race and receive the heavenly prize for which God, through Christ Jesus, is calling us. Philippians 3:14 NLT From the early years, children learn how to compete. When I was a prekindergarten teacher, I was amused when the competition extended to the meal table. If the … Continue reading Run to Win
The Lord gives his people strength. The Lord blesses them with peace. Psalms 29:11 NLT This verse has two words that most people want to see in their lives: strength and peace. When you think of strength, what comes to your mind? When the average person thinks of strength they think about physical power. Physical … Continue reading Strength and Peace
The next day, the news that Jesus was on the way to Jerusalem swept through the city. A large crowd of Passover visitors took palm branches and went down the road to meet him. They shouted, “Praise God! Blessings on the one who comes in the name of the Lord! Hail to the King of … Continue reading Down, But Not Out!