Does Jesus know you?

One day I asked my son what the scariest thing he could think of was, he replied “hearing Jesus say depart from me you workers of iniquity I never knew you.” He’s right that is the scariest thing I can think of. Hearing my Savior, my precious Savior, say he never knew me. Matthew 7:21-23 … Continue reading Does Jesus know you?

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Christ Within

I have spent much time lately pondering the knowledge that Christ dwells within our hearts, every increasingly, as we follow Him, submit to Him, love Him.  He dwells within and fills our hearts to overflowing with love, with the Holy Spirit, and it is a blessed thing.  I rest secure in the knowledge that my […]

The Lost Sheep and the Lost Coin

I am growing increasing fond of George H. Morrison’s Devotional Sermons.  Each day it’s such a blessing to read them, as they always speak to an issue I am dealing with or that is immediately relevant to y life that day.  Today’s was no exception.  These parables give us such insight into the heart of […]

Counting the Cost

Today’s reading from Devotional Sermons by George H. Morrison is one we should all read and take to heart.  He points out the beauty and the sacrifice that comes with following Christ, with counting the cost of picking up our crosses.  It is a cost I have counted many times over, it is a steep […]

Where’s Virtue?

For the righteous LORD loveth righteousness; his countenance doth behold the upright.  Psalms 11:7 Whatever happened to virtue, morals, decency? It seems to be a forgotten idea, one no longer in relevant in our world where relativism is the way of society.  Do what thou wilt seems to be the law of the land and […]

Perfect Peace

Perfect peace, what a lovely promise, what a sweet reward for trusting in our Father.   Those words have echoed in my heart when I face challenges because I know they are true, He does keep me in perfect peace when I trust Him fully, even when I am dealing with difficulties He never leaves me, […]

PRAYER THAT OBTAINS

And I say unto you, Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you.  Luke 11:9 THERE ARE many conditions of true prayer. For instance, it must be earnest. There are times when we know we are on the line of God’s purposes, when […]

Harvesters

I had planned to post this last night and apologize that life delayed me.   Actually that life more closely resembled sleep, I was exhausted.  Sleep is my balm in Gilead and something I get far too little of.  But here it is a day late, I hope it inspires you brothers and sisters to join […]