The Snare Has Been Broken
Psalm 124:1-8 (NIV)
Psalms 124, the Todah (a song of thanksgiving) was written by David perhaps after God delivered him from danger. Whether the source of threat was foreign or domestic is not important. The key here is to...
Perhaps we have all heard the expression that we should live for the moment and not stress out over what is to come. Unfortunately, too many of us have become focused on the "here and now", while rejecting the fact that this life is not the end.
In this age in which the prevailing mindset seems to be that "bigger is always better," it is very important that we remind ourselves of the Word of the Lord written in Zechariah 4:10 (NLT):
"Do not despise these small beginnings, for the Lord rejoices to see the work begin..."
Series: A Right Now Word
"Still A Long Way Off"
Luke 15:20-24 (NIV)
Perhaps most of us at some point in our lives have made the mistake of thinking that what the world has to offer us is so much more than anything the Lord can do for us. Our...
Luke 15:1-7 (NIV)
The parable of The Lost Sheep (Luke 15) provides a very clear illustration of the joy that emanates when one sheep which has strayed, is found by the shepherd who seeks him. Not only is the sheep found, but the shepherd...
Then the angel spoke to the women. "Don't be afraid!" he said. "I know you are looking for Jesus, who was crucified. He isn't here! He is risen from the dead, just as he said would happen. Come, see where his body was lying. And now, go quickly and tell his disciples that he has risen from...