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HOW DO WE MEASURE GOD’S LOVE?

SCRIPTURE: Your love, O Lord, reaches to the heavens; Your faithfulness to the skies. (Psalm 36:5) MEDITATION: Measurements are important when building structures or making apparel. They are critical in the field of medicine. In the field of sports, measurements are required for comparing contestants. However there are some things that cannot be measured definitively. … Continue reading

GIVING OR RECEIVING, WHICH DO YOU PREFER

SCRIPTURE: “Give, and it will be given to you. A good measure, pressed down, shaken together and running over, will be poured into your lap. For with the measure you use, it will be measured to you.” (Luke 6:38) MEDITATION: We all like to receive gifts, but do we enjoy giving them more? Whenever we … Continue reading

IS MY FAITH HIDING, OR IS IT MANIFESTING ITSELF IN ME AND MY LIFE?

SCRIPTURE: Dear friends, if our hearts do not condemn us, we have confidence before God and receive from him anything we ask, because we keep his commands and do what pleases him. (1 John 3:21-22) MEDITATION: The Bible teaches us that faith will manifest itself in at least five ways. It will manifest itself in … Continue reading

WHO YOU ARE, WHAT YOU HAVE, AND ALL YOU ACCOMPLISHED IS BECAUSE….?

SCRIPTURE: But by the grace of God I am what I am, and His grace to me was not without effect. No, I worked harder than all of them – yet not I, but the grace of God that was with me.” (1 Corinthians 15:10) MEDITATION: What exactly is the “grace of God”? It is, … Continue reading

SERVING THE LORD WITH GLADNESS BY ENCOURAGING OTHERS

SCRIPTURE: I thank my God every time I remember you. In all my prayers for all of you, I always pray with joy because of your partnership in the gospel from the first day until now, being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion … Continue reading

WHEN YOU WERE SAVED, HOW MUCH OF YOU WAS TRANSFORMED?

SCRIPTURE: For to me, to live is Christ and to die is gain. (Philippians 1:21) MEDITATION: When Paul met Jesus on the road to Damascus, his life stopped going in one direction and headed in the opposite direction. Instead of persecuting those who were followers of Jesus, he started pointing people to Jesus. Look at … Continue reading

IF SOMEONE ASKED HOW CHRIST HAS CHANGED YOU, WHAT WOULD YOU SAY?

SCRIPTURE: “I will not venture to speak of anything except what Christ has accomplished through me in leading the Gentiles to obey God by what I have said and done” (Romans 15:18) MEDITATION: You know, most people probably don’t care to hear about Jesus from us until they see the reality of Jesus in our … Continue reading

WOULD YOU LIKE TO SEE THE GLORY OF GOD? YOU CAN!

SCRIPTURE: “Did I not tell you that if you believed, you would see the glory of God?” (John 11:40) MEDITATION: The word “believe” is defined as, “accepting (something) as true”. We are told in the scriptures that “belief” is required for anyone to receive eternal life. When we “accept as truth” that Jesus Christ is … Continue reading

WHO IS GOD AND WHAT IS YOUR RELATIONSHIP WITH HIM?

SCRIPTURE: May the grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all. (2 Corinthians 13:14) MEDITATION: Paul wanted the Corinthians to have a right relationship with Jesus, the Holy Spirit, and God. If this was important to a converted Paul, then it … Continue reading

IS GOD STILL IN THE BUSINESS OF ANSWERING PRAYERS? (part 2)

Today, I would like to share a follow-up post from my friend and fellow-blogger, Melanie Redd. It is the second part of  “Is God Still In The Business Of Answering Prayers” Melanie is a dedicated servant of the Lord and a published author (A Daily Women’s Devotional / Stepping Closer To The Savior / How … Continue reading