Tag Archives: God’s Love

A Touch of His Hem

*Pastor’s Note: Here’s another poem from one of my favorite Christian poets. I love the flow of rhyme from the poetry of Sister Deborah Ann Belka and I love the inspiration and encouragement behind them. She has a true spiritual … Continue reading

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The Unreachable

*Pastor’s Note: Here’s another poem from one of my favorite Christian poets. It was before Christmas last that I posted one of her poems so it is way beyond time, so here I offer you this poetry from Sister Deborah … Continue reading

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Wise Ears

*Pastor’s Note: On keeping with today’s theme of wisdom and understanding, I offer you this poetry from Sister Deborah Ann Belka from her website, CHRISTian Poetry – By Deborah Ann. It goes right along with God’s provision and compassion towards … Continue reading

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An Everlasting Treasure

*Pastor’s Note: On keeping with today’s theme of faithfulness and trustworthiness, I offer you this poetry from Sister Deborah Ann Belka from her website, CHRISTian Poetry – By Deborah Ann. It goes right along with God’s trustworthiness and faithfulness towards … Continue reading

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More Quotes From Leonard Ravenhill

Leonard Ravenhill (June 18, 1907 – November 27, 1994) was an English Christian evangelist and author who focused on the subjects of prayer and revival. He is best known for challenging western evangelicalism (through his books and sermons) to compare … Continue reading

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Spiritual, Not Political!

This was shared on Facebook, July 4th, 2021 by Pastor Greg Laurie, a protégé of Chuck Smith, Calvary Chapel. Pastor Laurie is the Pastor of Harvest Christian Fellowship. Here is his Facebook link.

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A Silent God

When you’re going through some trials The burdens are hard to bear You call out to God But it seems He isn’t there.   In the presence of a silent God There’s nothing you can do But put your faith … Continue reading

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The Wonder of You – Elvis Presley

The fear (awe, wonder) of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom! This could very easily be an ode to that very thought! Enjoy!

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Mercy, Peace, Love

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Jude Introduction & Verses 1-2

Traditionally, Jude was/is recognized as the Brother of James who wrote the Epistle by the same name and the half-brother of Jesus, Himself. By his own admission, Jude was doubtful of Jesus’ deity until after the resurrection and he clung … Continue reading

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The REAL Gift of Christmas

John 1:1-4, ‘In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was in the beginning with God. All things were made through Him, and without Him nothing was made that was … Continue reading

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Faith Beyond Believing

“For we were saved in this hope, but hope that is seen is not hope; for why does one still hope for what he sees? But if we hope for what we do not see, we eagerly wait for it … Continue reading

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Publicity – Changes People

*Pastor’s Note: I was looking for something a bit thought-provoking and as I was browsing through one of my favorite source books that I have used often, I read this following illustration. Now understand that this article and the book … Continue reading

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Wasted Time On Futile Plans

PROLOGUE TO PSALMS: There is one thing that a Child of God can always rely upon with their Heavenly Father; HOPE and ASSURANCE! His plans for the world may appear to be harsh, yet He is always thinking of ONLY … Continue reading

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Introduction – Delight In The Lord’s Law

PROLOGUE TO PSALMS: There is one thing that a Child of God can always rely upon with their Heavenly Father; HOPE and ASSURANCE! His plans for the world may appear to be harsh, yet He is always thinking of ONLY … Continue reading

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A Holding Pattern – Revisited

This first part is not mine, but I have found comfort in it over the years and so I kept it archived in my files. I have used the idea of holding patterns in the past and right now is … Continue reading

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Only In God Will You Find Salvation

Jeremiah has been called to warn the people of Israel. When you read Jeremiah, if you substitute the United States for Israel, you will realize that the Book of Jeremiah is not just historical, but extremely and divinely prophetic. Jeremiah, … Continue reading

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Shout Joyfully To The Lord!

“Shout joyfully to the LORD, all the earth; Break forth in song, rejoice, and sing praises. Sing to the LORD with the harp, With the harp and the sound of a psalm, With trumpets and the sound of a horn; … Continue reading

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Of Such Is The Kingdom . . .

“Then they also brought infants to Him that He might touch them; but when the disciples saw it, they rebuked them. But Jesus called them to Him and said, “Let the little children come to Me, and do not forbid … Continue reading

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‘The Throne of The Lord’

Jeremiah has been called to warn the people of Israel. When you read Jeremiah, if you substitute the United States for Israel, you will realize that the Book of Jeremiah is not just historical, but extremely and divinely prophetic. Jeremiah, … Continue reading

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