FROM DISCIPLE TO APOSTLE

In my toddler class at church we have this book Jesus and the Twelve Dudes Who Did, it is a favorite with the little ones, even the youngest learn quickly to lisp off the apostles names as they touch their faces.  It's one of those kids books with the cutouts and 3D faces for the … Continue reading FROM DISCIPLE TO APOSTLE

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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 […]

Permissible Promises Made to God

This morning’s devotional comes from Day By Day By Grace by Bob Hoekstra. I love thee, O LORD, my strength. The LORD is my rock, and my fortress, and my deliverer; my God, my strong rock, in him will I trust; my shield, and the horn of my salvation, my high tower. I will call […]

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 […]

Help Lord

Help, Lord. — Psa_12:1 The prayer itself is remarkable, for it is short, but seasonable, sententious, and suggestive. David mourned the fewness of faithful men, and therefore lifted up his heart in supplication-when the creature failed, he flew to the Creator. He evidently felt his own weakness, or he would not have cried for help; […]