If you walk in my statues and observe my commandments and do them, I will walk among you, and will be your God, and you shall be my people.Leviticus 26:3,12.This is God's crowning blessing. In addition to every other good thing, He offers us his company. I actually find it a bit flabbergasting if not… Continue reading You May Walk With Him
Everyone wants to accomplish and achieve. To work smart, reach goals and leave an undying legacy...but is it always in line with what God has put in place as a plan for life? When choosing a line of work, does it make you useful and more of service or much self indulged and selfish? Simple decisions go a long way in twisting and determining our fate in this life and the one to come after.
To be clothed with humility does not mean that we are to be dwarfs in intellect, deficient in aspiration, and cowardly in our lives, shunning burdens lest we fail to carry them successfully. Real humility fulfills God’s purposes by depending upon His strength. God works by whom He will. He sometimes selects the humblest instrument… Continue reading Real Humility
They tell me,Lord that when I seem To be in speech with you, Since but one voice is heard, its all a dream, One talker aping two. Sometimes it So, yet not as they Conceive it. Rather, I Seek in myself the things I hoped to say, But lo, my wells are dry. Then seeing… Continue reading Two Talkers, But One.
"What if I sleep and never wake up...?" Has such a thought ever crossed your mind, or tried to? I can't really put my finger on the specific spot this wary and stray thought shot from, but for a moment the full unfolding and quite breath taking fulfillment of it ignited a feverish attitude within… Continue reading What if I Sleep,and Never Wake Up?
Remember that in your life, religion is not merely one influence among others; it is to be an influence dominating all others. Counsels to Parents, Teachers, and Students, 489. I rejoice in the bright prospects of the future, and so may you. Be cheerful, and praise the Lord for His loving kindness. That which you… Continue reading The Dominating Influence