Holy Spirit · Love · Prayer · Respect · Sovereignty

if… then…

If God is sovereign… is every encounter God-ordained…? Even the telemarketer who calls on the phone…? If… then… how do those who follow Him… love and respect… those who cross our path…? Josh called the shop today… soliciting I’m not sure what… But I listened… questioned… tried to end the conversation nicely… When I said…… Continue reading if… then…

Amen · Difficult · Power · purpose · Sovereignty · struggle

just say… amen…!

When everything feels like a sturgle… s.t.r.u.g.g.l.e. … just say… Amen…! Amen… a transliteration of Hebrew… Amazingly enough… it’s translated the same in almost every language… Amen… Literally… Amen means… verily… truly… so be it… So be it… would be the best translation when everything feels difficult… Because in His sovereignty… it all comes from Him… In His purpose……… Continue reading just say… amen…!

Kingdom · Psalm 103 · Sovereignty

psalm 103… an Easter perspective… part thirteen…

Just a couple more days to go… looking for the resurrected Christ… and we’ll be through our journey of Psalm 103…What will we see today…?The Lord has established his throne in heaven,and his kingdom rules over all.Psalm 103:19The Lord Jesus… established His throne in heaven… through obedience to His Father…And being found in human form, he…… Continue reading psalm 103… an Easter perspective… part thirteen…

Freedom · Sovereignty

freedom to forget…

Not till this morning… did I remember… I forgot to post yesterday…And I realize… there’s freedom in forgetting…the freedom to allow Him…to choose the day off… from writing…In His sovereignty… He allowed a forgetting…so I could learn… He orders my day…In his heart a man plans his course,but the Lord determines his steps.Proverbs 16:9

Sovereignty · The Journey · Wisdom

The Journey Readings: Week 89… and His sovereignty…

I see it again and again in Proverbs…we can make all the plans we want…but God’s purpose is the one that will prevail…The heart of man plans his way,but the Lord establishes his steps.Proverbs 16:9 ESVMany are the plans in the mind of a man,but it is the purpose of the Lord that will stand.Proverbs…… Continue reading The Journey Readings: Week 89… and His sovereignty…