Photo by Pablo Garcia Saldana He made known his ways to Moses, his deeds to the people of Israel. Psalm 103:7 NIV Two things are revealed here. That God can reveal Himself through His ways or through His deeds. Different translations use different words for deeds, some say “His acts” others “His doings” others say … Continue reading His ways or His deeds?
Photo by Charles Deluvio. And she vowed a vow and said, “O Lord of hosts, If you will indeed look on the affliction of your servant and remember me and forget your servant, but will give your servant a son, then I will give him to the Lord all the days of his life and … Continue reading A Better Yes
Photo by Sharon McCutcheon These have come so that the proven genuineness of your faith- of greater worth than gold, which perishes even though refined by fire – may result in praise, glory, and honor when Jesus Christ is revealed. 1 Peter 1:7 Peter is talking about trials here. He is reminding us that our … Continue reading Worth More than Gold
Photo by Tina Xinia For who dares make light of small beginnings? Zechariah 4:10 This was a word given to the Exiles who had returned to Jerusalem from Babylon. When they returned everything was in shambles, broken down and burnt to the ground. Their houses, the temple, and the walls were all a heap of … Continue reading Small Beginnings
Photo by SUNBEAMPHOTOGRAPHY. Hoping Against hope... Against all hope, Abraham in hope believed and so became the father of many nations, just as he had been told, “So shall your offspring be.” Romans 4:18 We are told that Abraham against all hope believed. NLT says...Even when there was no reason for hope, Abraham kept hoping. … Continue reading When It Seems Too Late