Enemy · Rest · Silence · Trouble · Trust · Wait on Him

wait on Him… Psalm 62:5…

For God alone, O my soul, wait in silence,for my hope is from him.Psalm 62:5 ESVThe verses today… follow the ones from yesterday’s post…and it sounds as if the psalmist suffers waiting woes too…Now we hear him preaching to his own soul…O my soul… wait in silence…The verses between yesterday’s and today’s… reveal ongoing affliction…How…… Continue reading wait on Him… Psalm 62:5…

Enemy · Faith · Fear · Peace

He presses… not panics…

He presses…He doesn’t panic…So when panic tries to take hold…in the middle of finishing up…I resist… I question Him…Do You want me to leave…? or is this just a distraction…?Before He answers… I remember… remind myself…He is a God of peace…When His pressing comes…it comes with peace…never panic…So I press on…through the panic…finishing what I…… Continue reading He presses… not panics…

Attack · Enemy · Faith · Grace

recognizing attack…

Be sober-minded; be watchful.Your adversary the devil prowls around like a lion,seeking someone to devour.1 Peter 5:8 ESVBe watchful…he’s on a tear…stirring up emotions…instigating dangerous thoughts…looking for ways to derail your faith…paralyze your obedience…or use you as a tool to attack others…I’ve seen the adversary at work this week…in others…in me…Even now… distraction… stirs feelings…… Continue reading recognizing attack…

Enemy · Intercession · Temptation

three days…

Three days… till Christmas…What more can get done…?What more can be said… about Him…the Babe who came down like dew…to teach us… show us… love… and how to…?He came to bring justice…fulfill the law… as only He could…interceding between Creator and created…He came to make peace…He not only stands between us and the Father…He stands…… Continue reading three days…