Give me a word, Lord: SWEETER THAN HONEY

Psalm 19:10 They are more desirable than gold–than an abundance of pure gold; and sweeter than honey, which comes from the honeycomb. My morning Bible study today was Psalm 19:7-14. David, the psalmist, is explaining what a true treasure the Word of God is. I love to read Psalms. David surely had a way withContinue reading “Give me a word, Lord: SWEETER THAN HONEY”

Give me a word, Lord: SUNRISE

Psalm 19:1-4 The heavens proclaim the glory of God. The skies display his craftsmanship. Day after day they continue to speak; night after night they make him known. They speak without a sound or word; their voice is never heard. Yet their message has gone throughout the earth,  and their words to all the world. IContinue reading “Give me a word, Lord: SUNRISE”

Give me a word, Lord: KEEP PRAYING

Thessalonians 5:16-18 Rejoice always, pray continually, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus. I haven’t always been a prayer warrior. It has taken almost 55 years to become the person I am today, and likely that is the result of many hours of prayer from my grandparentsContinue reading “Give me a word, Lord: KEEP PRAYING”

Give me a word, Lord: ENOUGH FAITH?

I Kings 17:15-16 So she did as Elijah said, and she and Elijah and her family continued to eat for many days. There was always enough flour and olive oil left in the containers, just as the Lord had promised through Elijah. We studied this scripture in Sunday School yesterday, and one key question really stood out toContinue reading “Give me a word, Lord: ENOUGH FAITH?”

Give me a word, Lord: STANDING UP OR SITTING DOWN?

Philippians 1:27 Above all, you must live as citizens of heaven, conducting yourselves in a manner worthy of the Good News about Christ. Then, whether I come and see you again or only hear about you, I will know that you are standing together with one spirit and one purpose, fighting together for the faith,Continue reading “Give me a word, Lord: STANDING UP OR SITTING DOWN?”

Give me a word, Lord: LIGHT IN THE DARKNESS

Matthew 5:16 In the same way, let your light shine before others, that they may see your good deeds and glorify your Father in heaven. Philippians 2:14-16 Do everything without grumbling or arguing, so that you may become blameless and pure, “children of God without fault in a warped and crooked generation.” Then you willContinue reading “Give me a word, Lord: LIGHT IN THE DARKNESS”

Give me a word, Lord: ABSENCE MAKES THE HEART GROW FONDER

Colossians 3:1 Since, then, you have been raised with Christ, set your hearts on things above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God. I Thessalonians 4:16-17 For the Lord himself will come down from heaven,with a loud command, with the voice of the archangel and with the trumpet call of God, andContinue reading “Give me a word, Lord: ABSENCE MAKES THE HEART GROW FONDER”

Give me a word, Lord: THE LITTLE THINGS

Give me a word, Lord: THE LITTLE THINGS Luke 16:10 Whoever can be trusted with very little can also be trusted with much, and whoever is dishonest with very little will also be dishonest with much. Colossians 3:23 Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not forContinue reading “Give me a word, Lord: THE LITTLE THINGS”

Give me a word, Lord: GOD WILL MEET YOU WHERE YOU ARE…EVEN IN A PILE OF GARBAGE!

Isaiah 61:1-2 The Spirit of the Sovereign Lord is on me, because the Lord has anointed me to proclaim good news to the poor. He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim freedom for the captives and release from darkness for the prisoners, to proclaim the year of the Lord’s favor. IsaiahContinue reading “Give me a word, Lord: GOD WILL MEET YOU WHERE YOU ARE…EVEN IN A PILE OF GARBAGE!”