"You (God) will keep him in perfect peace (in the Hebrew Scriptures it literally reads "peace, peace" - - a double portion of peace)! whose mind is stayed on You, because he trusts in You. Trust in the LORD forever, for in YAH (abbreviation for 'Jehovah') the LORD is everlasting strength" (Isaiah 26:3, 4) "'There … Continue reading So, You Want Peace?
We often admire those who have overcome adverse circumstances: The athlete who, although disadvantaged, keeps striving for victoryThe soldier who, although appearing defeated, battles onThe musician who, with physical handicap, continues producingThe broken who, although helpless, keeps hoping and praying With almost his last breath, the apostle Paul reflects on his life, "I have fought … Continue reading Timely Triumphs for Today’s Troubles
Not too long ago I finished reading the Psalms for the 3rd time (all 150 of them)! If you want a tremendous and incredible pick-me-up from God Himself - - this is it. I'm just going to take some samplings from the first few Psalms to perhaps whet your appetite for additional strengthening of your … Continue reading Need Some Encouragement or Real Help?
"For whatever things were written before were written for our learning, that we through the patience and comfort of the Scriptures might have HOPE" (Romans 15:4) Despair, suicide attempts and total bewilderment have reached a fever pitch in our day. Many are losing hope, and some have given up! What a tragedy!! And I might … Continue reading Are You Losing Hope?
"Your Word is Truth" (John 17:17b). "Heaven and earth will pass away, but My words will by no means (never ever) pass away" (Matthew 24:35) My first question to you, of course, is, have you read the Bible? Do you know what it says? If you are not familiar with it, than how can you … Continue reading So, You Don’t Believe the Bible Is True?