Thank You, LORD, I have awaken to another day; a rainy, lovely, Lower Alabama day. A Guidepost devotion, November 1, 2018 written by a man speaking of his brother as he thanked the LORD for the memories — his brother was with JESUS. And he missed him so but he was grateful for the memories.
Here’s a question for us. . . . but I press on if only I might take hold of that for which Messiah Yeshua took hold of me. source Philippians 3:12b For what (purpose, reason) did Jesus, the Messiah, take hold of you? That’s it.
Well, don’t take it personally. Who hasn’t had that counsel offered to them? Today my offer is take it very personally. Philippians 3:20 (TLV) 20 For our (my) citizenship is in heaven, and from there we (I) eagerly wait for the Savior, the Lord Yeshua the Messiah. source parenthetical added See what I mean? Here’s another one.
And I had to say is it, LORD? Is it my aim? To know You – yes! To experience the power of Your resurrection? Absolutely! To share in Your suffering? And there I paused. I don’t like it that I paused but I did.
Philippians 3: 17 Brothers and sisters, join in following my example and notice those who walk according to the pattern you have in us. (18 For many walk who are enemies of the cross of Messiah—I have often told you about them, and now I am even weeping as I tell you. 19 Their end is destruction—their god is their
Praying God’s Word. Beth Moore wrote such a book. I have a copy. See? It’s one of those books you read again and again. The table of contents will direct you with specific prayer need topics. Clicking the picture here will lead you to a place to purchase, if you are interested. But I’m off
How do you handle guilt? You know that voice that accuses; that voice that sounds like your very own voice belittling you and shaming you and pointing out again and again that you have failed. Like when you are late getting to the War Room. Even there you hear: I should have been here sooner. And then
“The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.” ― Edmund Burke Mark 10:18 (TLV) 18 “Why do you call Me good?” Yeshua said to him. “No one is good except One—that is God. source Acts 10:38 (KJV) 38 How God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Ghost and with power: who went
Writing has been sparse but not my thoughts of you all. All too often, Christians seek to “grow spiritually” without realizing that the call of the spiritual life is first and foremost to abide in our union with Christ. Day 6 Closer Than Close by Dave Hickman I dare say many of us would describe