Responding to Psalm 3

Psalm 3:2 Many there be which say of my soul, There is no help for him in God. Selah.  3 But thou, O Lord, art a shield for me; my glory, and the lifter up of mine head.  4 I cried unto the Lord with my voice, and he heard me out of his holy hill. Selah.  5 I laid me…

Fingerprints

If I could dust all of creation, the fingerprints of the Father would appear on the rocky faces of the mountains, and the grainy sands of the shoreline, and in the deepest depths of the ocean. They would cover the butterfly’s wing; They would decorate the massive Redwoods and sprinkle across the grass growing in…

Perfect Peace

Isaiah 26:3 Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on thee: because he trusteth in thee. 4 Trust ye in the Lord for ever: for in the Lord Jehovah is everlasting strength: Perfect peace – not absence of turmoil, but the presence of the Everlasting Father. Perfect peace – not mindful oblivion, but purposeful…

A Present for the Father

Jude 24 Now unto him that is able to keep you from falling, and to present you faultless before the presence of his glory with exceeding joy, 25 To the only wise God our Savior, be glory and majesty, dominion and power, both now and ever. Amen. When the day of death shall finally come, And I no longer…

Honoring His Name

At work, it was not unusual to hear people refer to things that I had said that I had not really said.  Words were misquoted or taken out of context due to misunderstanding or to foster false impressions. At those times, I would jokingly say that my name was taken in vain as the incorrect…

The God of Yes

II Corinthians 1:18 But as God is true, our word toward you was not yes and no. 19 For the Son of God, Jesus Christ, who was preached among you by us, even by me and Silvanus and Timotheus, was not yes and no, but in him was yes. 20 For all the promises of God in him are yes,…