“We have waited for Him, and He has saved us.”

The Lord God will wipe away the tears
from every face
and remove His people’s disgrace
from the whole earth,
for the Lord has spoken. On that day it will be said,
“Look, this is our God;
we have waited Read more

On Being Refreshed

A generous person will prosper;
    whoever refreshes others will be refreshed.

-Proverbs 11:25 (NIV)

We often hear the saying, “You gotta take time for yourself.” It’s the world’s expression, and like many expressions of the world apart from God, it … Read more

Waiting On God

From 90 Devotions to Encourage Your Heart:

Be still before the Lord and wait patiently for him.

Psalm 37:7 (NIV84)

God truly has the very best prepared for us. Often times, we have to wait patiently in order to … Read more

A Single, Solitary Focus

When the days were coming to a close for Him to be taken up, He determined to journey to Jerusalem.

-Luke 9:51

What I will never get over, nor can I fully understand, is the supreme ability of God to … Read more

The Journey of Today

Many plans are in a man’s heart,
but the Lord’s decree will prevail.

-Proverbs 19:21

I began a new exercise routine in the fall of last year. In this routine, I am at each station for 30 seconds. I … Read more

The Weary World Rejoices

She will bear a son, and you shall call his name Jesus, for he will save his people from their sins.

-Matthew 1:21 (ESV)

Are you weary? If you are, this message is for you. It’s an exhausting world to … Read more

Pray Without Ceasing

Pray without ceasing.

-1 Thessalonians 5:17

Prayer is the most powerful tool we have as followers of Jesus Christ. We can know that Jesus hears our prayers. We can know our faith is strengthened and our heart is set at … Read more

Job’s Response As an Example in Suffering

20 Then Job stood up, tore his robe, and shaved his head. He fell to the ground and worshiped, 21 saying:

Naked I came from my mother’s womb,
and naked I will leave this life.
The Lord gives, and the

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Grace Multiplied Even More

But where sin multiplied, grace multiplied even more so that, just as sin reigned in death, so also grace will reign through righteousness, resulting in eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.

-Romans 5:20b-21

We have been crucified with Christ … Read more

In Trials, Trust in God

For He has delivered me from every trouble,
and my eye has looked down on my enemies.

-Psalm 54:7

It is hard to go through trials. They come in so many different shapes and forms. Each one presents a different … Read more