Joy Will Come Again

“And I heard a loud voice from heaven saying, "Behold, the tabernacle of God is with men, and He will dwell with them, and they shall be His people. God Himself will be with them and be their God.  And God will wipe away every...

Trust Jesus

In my mind, faith, hope, and trust go hand-in-hand.  After all, you can’t have faith in something you don’t trust.  I’m not going to sit in that broken chair because I have no faith that it will support me. Yet Scripture reveals that faith is...

Joy found in Trust

Joy is a precious fruit of the Holy Spirit that we need in order to survive. It is like a bulldozer that can plow through the rough valleys that attempt to keep us from enjoying life. Unlike faith, joy is an emotion. However, when you...

Run with Repentance

One of the Hebrew words meaning “repentance” is nacham נָחַם (Strong’s #5162).  Nacham means: to feel sorrow, to be sorry but it also means: to comfort, console, extend compassion.  We see this word in the beloved Psalm 23:4 “…Thy rod and thy staff they comfort...

Jesus’ Joy

“Looking unto Jesus, the author and finisher of our faith, who for the joy that was set before Him endured the cross, despising the shame, and has sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.”  (Hebrews 12:2) It's remarkable to consider that we...

Your Joy

Make HIM your strength today. “The joy of the LORD is your strength.”  (Nehemiah 8:10b) ...

Hand onto His Word

“For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, says the Lord, thoughts of peace and not of evil, to give you a future and a hope.”  (Jeremiah 29:11) God has thoughts that He speaks – they become the words of God.  However, as we...

Choose Not to Worry

“Therefore I say to you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or what you will drink; nor about your body, what you will put on. Is not life more than food and the body more than clothing?” (Matthew 6:25) I lost some...

God Remembers You

“Then God remembered Noah, and every living thing, and all the animals that were with him in the ark. And God made a wind to pass over the earth, and the waters subsided.” (Genesis 8:1) When we are feeling like the fulfillment of our promise is...