Give me a word, Lord: I WANT TO BE LIKE PAUL

I Timothy 1:12-16 I thank Christ Jesus our Lord, who has given me strength to do his work. He considered me trustworthy and appointed me to serve him, even though I used to blaspheme the name of Christ. In my insolence, I persecuted his people. But God had mercy on me because I did it inContinue reading “Give me a word, Lord: I WANT TO BE LIKE PAUL”

Give me a word, Lord: MOVING FORWARD

Philippians 3:13-14 No, dear brothers and sisters, I have not achieved it, but I focus on this one thing: Forgetting the past and looking forward to what lies ahead, I press on to reach the end of the race and receive the heavenly prize for which God, through Christ Jesus, is calling us. I spentContinue reading “Give me a word, Lord: MOVING FORWARD”

Give me a word, Lord: FUTURE FULL OF FLOWERS

Psalm 23:5-6 You prepare a feast for me in the presence of my enemies. You honor me by anointing my head with oil. My cup overflows with blessings. Surely your goodness and unfailing love will pursue me all the days of my life, and I will live in the house of the Lord forever. Are youContinue reading “Give me a word, Lord: FUTURE FULL OF FLOWERS”

Give me a word, Lord: FIND A PENNY, AND PICK IT UP

Proverbs 3:5-6 Trust in the Lord with all your heart; do not depend on your own understanding.  Seek his will in all you do, and he will show you which path to take. Psalm 118:8 It is better to take refuge in the Lord than to trust in people. Psalm 62:1-2 I wait quietly before God, for myContinue reading “Give me a word, Lord: FIND A PENNY, AND PICK IT UP”

Give me a word, Lord: DON’T WIDEN THE PLATE

Colossians 3:1-4 Since you have been raised to new life with Christ, set your sights on the realities of heaven, where Christ sits in the place of honor at God’s right hand. Think about the things of heaven, not the things of earth. For you died to this life, and your real life is hidden withContinue reading “Give me a word, Lord: DON’T WIDEN THE PLATE”

Give me a word, Lord: READY FOR A VISIT WITH THE KING

1 Peter 4:7 The end of the world is coming soon. Therefore, be earnest and disciplined in your prayers. 2 Peter 3:10-11 But the day of the Lord will come as unexpectedly as a thief. Then the heavens will pass away with a terrible noise, and the very elements themselves will disappear in fire, andContinue reading “Give me a word, Lord: READY FOR A VISIT WITH THE KING”

Give me a word, Lord: LIVING WATER OR PUDDLE OF MUD?

Jeremiah 2:13 “For my people have done two evil things: They have abandoned me—the fountain of living water. And they have dug for themselves cracked cisterns that can hold no water at all! John 7:37-39 On the last day, the climax of the festival, Jesus stood and shouted to the crowds, “Anyone who is thirsty mayContinue reading “Give me a word, Lord: LIVING WATER OR PUDDLE OF MUD?”

Give me word, Lord: WALKING WITH GOD

Deuteronomy 5:33 Stay on the path that the Lord your God has commanded you to follow. Then you will live long and prosperous lives in the land you are about to enter and occupy. Proverbs 16:9 We can make our plans, but the Lord determines our steps. John 8:12 Jesus spoke to the people once more and said, “I amContinue reading “Give me word, Lord: WALKING WITH GOD”