Give me a word, Lord: EXILE

Jeremiah 29:5-11 Build houses and settle down; plant gardens and eat what they produce. Marry and have sons and daughters; find wives for your sons and give your daughters in marriage, so that they too may have sons and daughters. Increase in number there; do not decrease. Also, seek the peace and prosperity of the city to whichContinue reading “Give me a word, Lord: EXILE”

Give me a word, Lord: SOUTHERN SAYINGS AND SIMPLE RULES FOR CHRISTIAN SOUTHERN GALS

I wrote this devotional for our Ladies’ Ministry Bible Study a little while back. We have some wonderful times together studying God’s word, and I think that God wants us to have fun when studying His word. I’ve been running around like a chicken with my head cut off since 5:00 am making spinach quiches,Continue reading “Give me a word, Lord: SOUTHERN SAYINGS AND SIMPLE RULES FOR CHRISTIAN SOUTHERN GALS”

Give me a word, Lord: PERFECT PEACE

Isaiah 26:3 You will keep in perfect peace those whose minds are steadfast, because they trust in you. John 16:33  “I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.” Isaiah 54:10 Though the mountains be shakenContinue reading “Give me a word, Lord: PERFECT PEACE”

Give me a word, Lord: SECRET SERVICE CHRISTIAN

Romans 10:14 How, then, can they call on the one they have not believed in? And how can they believe in the one of whom they have not heard? And how can they hear without someone preaching to them? Matthew 28:19-20 Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of theContinue reading “Give me a word, Lord: SECRET SERVICE CHRISTIAN”

Give me a word, Lord: UNITED WE STAND, DIVIDED WE FALL

Psalm 139: 23-24 Search me, God, and know my heart; test me and know my anxious thoughts. See if there is any offensive way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting. Proverbs 16:18 Pride goes before destruction, a haughty spirit before a fall. Colossians 4:2-6 Devote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful. And pray for us, too,Continue reading “Give me a word, Lord: UNITED WE STAND, DIVIDED WE FALL”

Give me a word, Lord: GET YOUR WORSHIP ON

Ecclesiates 5:1-2 Guard your steps when you go to the house of God. Go near to listen rather than to offer the sacrifice of fools, who do not know that they do wrong. Do not be quick with your mouth,  do not be hasty in your heart to utter anything before God. God is inContinue reading “Give me a word, Lord: GET YOUR WORSHIP ON”

Give me a word, Lord: SAFE

Isaiah 14:27 For the Lord Almighty has purposed, and who can thwart him? His hand is stretched out, and who can turn it back? Romans 8:38-39 For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons,neither the present nor the future, nor any powers, neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able toContinue reading “Give me a word, Lord: SAFE”

Give me a word, Lord: LIVING SANCTUARY

2 Corinthians 6:16 What agreement is there between the temple of God and idols? For we are the temple of the living God. As God has said: “I will live with them and walk among them, and I will be their God, and they will be my people.” I Corinthians 3:16 Don’t you know that you yourselves areContinue reading “Give me a word, Lord: LIVING SANCTUARY”