Responding to the Word of God – Nehemiah 8:9-12

Don’t Just Read The Word Of God – Respond To It 9 Then Nehemiah the governor, Ezra the priest and teacher of the Law, and the Levites who were instructing the people said to them all, “This day is holy to the Lord your God. Do not mourn or weep.” For all the people hadContinue reading “Responding to the Word of God – Nehemiah 8:9-12”

Blessings of Obedience – Psalm 128

Obedience To God Results In Blessings By God 1 Blessed are all who fear the Lord, who walk in obedience to him. 2 You will eat the fruit of your labor; blessings and prosperity will be yours. 3 Your wife will be like a fruitful vine within your house; your children will be like oliveContinue reading “Blessings of Obedience – Psalm 128”

Restoration by God – Psalm 126

It Is God Who Restores Us After He Disciplines Us 1 When the Lord restored the fortunes of Zion, we were like those who dreamed 2 Our mouths were filled with laughter, our tongues with songs of joy. Then it was said among the nations, “The Lord has done great things for them.” 3 TheContinue reading “Restoration by God – Psalm 126”

Give Praise to God -Psalm 105:1-4

The Lord God Almighty Is Worthy Of All Praise 1 Give praise to the Lord, proclaim his name; make known among the nations what he has done. 2 Sing to him, sing praise to him; tell of all his wonderful acts. 3 Glory in his holy name; let the hearts of those who seek theContinue reading “Give Praise to God -Psalm 105:1-4”

Joy of God – 1 Thessalonians 1:4-6

God Fills Us With Joy 4 For we know, brothers and sisters loved by God, that he has chosen you, 5 because our gospel came to you not simply with words but also with power, with the Holy Spirit and deep conviction. You know how we lived among you for your sake. 6 You becameContinue reading “Joy of God – 1 Thessalonians 1:4-6”

Worshiping God – Psalm 51:17

Worship God in Truth and in Spirit My sacrifice, O God, is a broken spirit;     a broken and contrite heart     you, God, will not despise. Spiritually Spent The attitude of our heart is very important in Worship.  Worship is not only about praise, but also about humility in brokenness.  When we go to worship God,Continue reading “Worshiping God – Psalm 51:17”

Forgiven by God – Ephesians 4:32

Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you. It is a blessing to be forgiven. What a relief!  It is also expected that we will forgive as we have been forgiven.  So why is it so hard to forgive when we have been forgiven so much? Continue reading “Forgiven by God – Ephesians 4:32”