God Knows
on March 29th, 2021
Everyday with God Read Isaiah 40 'It's really amazing how much I don't know:             I don't know how children from the very same gene pool can be so different.            I don't know how bees could ever fly.            I don't know why I do all the things I do.            I don't know what tomorrow will bring.            I don't know how my life will be.            I don't know why I wake up...  Read More
on March 26th, 2021
Everyday with GodRead Psalm 40 Let's take a moment to think about hope. We all speak in the language of hope: I hope my trip goes well, I hope God answers prayer, I hope this sickness isn't something very serious...We all hope in something but what matters is what holds our hope. Here are five thoughts about hope: 'You hope in something. From the little momentary hope of the young child for food o...  Read More
Prayer Focus
on March 25th, 2021
Everyday with GodPrayer Focus A - Adore God. 'We shall know by this this that we are of the truth, and shall assure our heart before Him, in whatever our heart condemns us; for God is greater than our heart, and knows all things (I John 3:19-20). Praise God that we must not depend on our own hearts for wisdom, knowledge and discernment and that God is greater than our hearts. C - Confess to God. T...  Read More
Strength & Courage
on March 24th, 2021
Everyday with GodGrace and peace be multiplied to you in the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord; seeing that His divine power has granted to us everything pertaining to life and godliness, through the true knowledge of Him who called us by His own glory and excellence.2 Peter 1:2-3 'Noah didn't have the power to get all those animals into that ark, but the Lord provided what was necessary for ...  Read More
Prayer Focus
on March 23rd, 2021
Everyday with GodPrayer Focus A - Adore God. 'For I, the Lord, do not change; therefore you, O sons of Jacob, are not consumed' (Malachi 3:6). It's difficult for us to image something or someone that is completely consistent forever. God has no change of moods, ideas or standards and his love depends on no one. It is grace to us that our Lord does not change. We can put our trust in an unchanging ...  Read More
on March 22nd, 2021
Everyday with GodRead Proverbs 2 'It is one of the often understated, definitively dark, and dangerous results of sin. What is it? Sin reduces all of us to fools. Sadly, we demonstrate that foolishness every day. We think we can spend what we want to satisfy our seemingly endless desires without getting into hopeless dept. We think that sex, food, and fun will satisfy the hunger of our hearts for ...  Read More
Rest & Work
on March 19th, 2021
Everyday with GodWhy do you spend money for what is not bread? And your wages for what does not satisfy? Listen carefully to Me and eat what is good and delight yourself in abundance. Incline your ear and come to Me. Listen what you may live; and I will make an everlasting covenant with you, according to the faithful mercies shown to David.Isaiah 55:2-3 'It never works to ask people to do for you ...  Read More
Prayer Focus
on March 18th, 2021
Everyday with God Prayer Focus A - Adore God. 'But Jesus was saying, Father, forgive them; for they do not know what they are doing.' Luke 23:34. Spend some time thinking how many hundreds/thousands of times God has forgiven you, and that his heart is always postured to pardon our unrighteous acts and thoughts. This is amazing grace to us. C - Confess to God. Take time now to confess any sin that ...  Read More
on March 17th, 2021
Everyday with God Read Psalm 34 Do you ever battle with envy? Do you wonder why someone else's life seems easier than yours? Do you sometimes feel frustrated or even angry with God when you compare your life to another's? Author Paul Tripp examines six things that embody the heart of envy. '1.  Envy is forgetful. In concentrating on what we don't have that we think we should have; we fail to keep ...  Read More
Prayer Focus
on March 16th, 2021
Everyday with God Prayer Focus A - Adore God. 'All Scripture is inspired by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, for training in righteousness that the man of God may be adequate and equipped for every good work' (2 Timothy 3:16-17). Praise God that he not only made us for life with him, he also gives us Scripture to live life fully for him. It is grace to us that we have ...  Read More
God is Sovereign
on March 15th, 2021
Everyday with GodRead Isaiah 44:6-8 It was a myth, but to me it felt completely true. Something kept telling me that a Christian should be immune to worry, anxiety and fear. When those unwelcome feelings crept in, self-condemnation would quickly follow and sometimes I was unable to rest and I was unable to personalize the Bible verses that I'd memorized and told me that God was firmly in control. ...  Read More
on March 12th, 2021
Everyday with GodRead Colossians 1:3-14 Have you had a good week? Occasionally, (okay often), it's hard to recall what happened two or three days ago, much less how the experiences affected you, but think back on what you experienced. Most likely we've all experienced an assortment of emotions including excited, sad, thankful, mad, uncertain, anxious, joyful and more. As you think back, what are t...  Read More