Posts Tagged ‘trust’

I Am Living Securely

“To him who is able to keep you from falling and to present you before his glorious presence without fault and with great joy — to the only God our Savior be glory, majesty, power and authority, through Jesus Christ our Lord, before all ages, now and forevermore! Amen.” (Jude 1:24-25) Do you ever have…

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But What About “What’s His Name?”

“Jesus answered, ‘If I want him to remain alive until I return, what is that to you? You must follow me.” (John 21:22) In one of the post resurrection appearances of Jesus, we find Him alone on the shore where He had first called His fishermen. The miraculous catch of Galilean fish is met with…

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Believing God’s Word

“For the word of God is alive and active. Sharper than any double-edged sword, it penetrates even to dividing soul and spirit, joints and marrow; it judges the thoughts and the attitudes of the heart.” – Hebrews 4:12 (NIV) Something I hear all the time is that people want to know the will of God.…

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It’s Time to Step Up and Follow

“When Jesus spoke again to the people, he said, ‘I am the light of the world.  Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.”  (John 8:12) “I have decided to follow Jesus; The world behind me, the cross before me; No turning back, No turning back.” (Lyrics from…

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Waiting with Anticipation and Expectation

“I wait for the Lord, my soul does wait, And in His word do I hope. My soul waits for the Lord more than the watchmen for the morning; Indeed, more than the watchmen for the morning, O Israel, hope in the Lord; For with the Lord there is loving kindness, And with Him is…

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Divine Direction

“When the cloud remained over the tabernacle a long time, the Israelites obeyed the Lord’s order and did not set out. Sometimes the cloud was over the tabernacle only a few days; at the Lord’s command they would encamp, and then at his command they would set out.” (Numbers 9:19-20) If you’re like me, you don’t like to…

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Made to Lie Down

“He makes me lie down in green pastures…” (Psalm 23:2) Have you ever been made to “lie down?” I mean really…Have you ever had a situation where it appeared you were led to stop what you were doing and were forced to stay in one place? Not just any place, mind you, but a perfect…

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Following God’s Path

“Your word is a lamp to my feet and light for my path.” – Psalm 119:105 I love the old story of a grandfather walking with his grandson. At one point on their trek, the grandfather looked down at the little boy and asked, “Where are we?” The grandson looked up and said, “I don’t…

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Trusting God

“Who do people say that the Son of Man is?” (Matthew 16:15) I enjoy watching the TV programs in which a commentator goes into city streets and asks random people questions about government, current affairs, or religion.   Sometimes, I find it appalling how ignorant or uninformed people are about things that should be common knowledge…

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The Exit Sign

“Whoever dwells in the shelter of the Most High will rest in the shadow of the Almighty. I will say of the Lord, ‘He is my refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust.” (Psalm 91:1-2) Do you have a special place you go to when the going gets rough and you need…

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