Wherever you are now in your life, trust, and hope in Christ. Though you may find it hard to see the good in challenging times, focus and remain in the presence of God, and allow your mind to wander through the beauty and the blessings of life. As Apostle Paul wrote in Philippians 4:4-9 4 RejoiceContinue reading “He is the God of Hope!”
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I lift up my eyes to the mountains— where does my help come from?2 My help comes from the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth. 3 He will not let your foot slip— he who watches over you will not slumber;4 indeed, he who watches over Israel will neither slumber nor sleep. 5 The Lord watches over you— the Lord is your shade at your right hand;6 the sun will not harm youContinue reading “Psalm 121”
Search our Hearts Oh Lord!
Heavenly Father, we ask for your forgiveness to all our iniquities. Help us to rely on your provisions with patience and humility. Guide us in our thoughts, our desires, our words, and in our deeds so that everything that flows out from us brings glory and honor to Your name. May the Holy Spirit grantContinue reading “Search our Hearts Oh Lord!”
He is Risen!
“Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! In his great mercy he has given us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, and into an inheritance that can never perish, spoil or fade. This inheritance is kept in heaven for you, who through faith are shielded by God’s power until theContinue reading “He is Risen!”
In Time of Chaos….
“Jesus Christ is the rightful ruler of every nation, every family, and every community. Find your security in Jesus in time of chaos.” ~ Pastor Seth McCoy, Church of Emmanuel “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me.” ~ Matt 28:18
As we forgive those who hurt us…
Abba Father, creator of heaven and earth, enrich our capacity to forgive others, and strengthen us to overcome life’s daily challenges. Help us Oh Lord, to extend our patience when we are surrounded with injustices and bitterness. May You be in the center of our lives to bring us peace and calm our spirits inContinue reading “As we forgive those who hurt us…”
Happy Birthday C.S. Lewis
November 29, 1898
15 One of them, when he saw he was healed, came back, praising God in a loud voice. 16 He threw himself at Jesus’ feet and thanked him—and he was a Samaritan. 17 Jesus asked, “Were not all ten cleansed? Where are the other nine? 18 Has no one returned to give praise to God except this foreigner?” 19 Then he said to him, “Rise andContinue reading “Luke 17:15-19”
When was your last encounter with God? “Prayer is continuing a conversation that God has started through His word and His grace which eventually becomes a full encounter with Him.” ~ Church of Emmanuel
9 I took you from the ends of the earth, from its farthest corners I called you.I said, ‘You are my servant’; I have chosen you and have not rejected you.10 So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God.I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand. Can youContinue reading “Isaiah 41:9-10”