Promises promises

Not a single one of all the good promises the Lord had given to the family of Israel was left unfulfilled; everything he had spoken came true.Joshua 21:45 NLT When paper currency first came into use everyone new that it wasn’t worth the paper it was written on. The paper wasn’t the important part –…

Grave power

But as for me, God will redeem my life. He will snatch me from the power of the grave.Psalm 49:15 NLT It’s the words that I miss that do the damage. If I was reading a sentence where every second word was missing, I would either not have a clue about what was being said…

Better said than read

How great is the Lord, how deserving of praise, in the city of our God, which sits on his holy mountain!Psalm 48:1 NLT Words can lull me into a false sense of understanding and intention. It’s so easy to read this verse and agree with it. God is worthy of praise  – it’s obvious, isn’t…

Every Thing – Every Time

Be on guard. Stand firm in the faith. Be courageous. Be strong. And do everything with love.1 Corinthians 16:13-14 NLT There are times, like now, that I feel really tired, really weak; times when I don’t feel that I can do anything. But this list of commands tells me to do everything with love –…

Do (2)

Then Joshua asked them, “How long are you going to wait before taking possession of the remaining land the Lord, the God of your ancestors, has given to you?Joshua 18:3 NLT I don’t often sit around doing nothing, but I often sit around doing the wrong thing. I don’t always stand up and do something,…