Tag Archive: comfort

A Journey Thru Acts 27: Persecution In Purpose & Purpose In Persecution 1

By the undeserved grace of God we continue to dig into the Biblical book of Acts for the 27th post… Acts 7:54-61—8:8 54When the members of the Sanhedrin heard this, they were furious… Continue reading

What God Has Been Teaching Me Lately LVII (57)…

Greetings My Friends~ As a simple pilgrim following Jesus through the rainforests and deserts of this earthly life, I would like to humbly share some of what God has been bubbling up in… Continue reading

What God Has Been Teaching Me Lately LII (52)…

Greetings My Friends~ As a simple pilgrim following Jesus through the rainforests and deserts of this earthly life, I would like to humbly share some of what God has been bubbling up in… Continue reading

Biblical Foundations 25: God’s Character 13: Responses to Jesus 5

As we continue looking to the Bible to discover the foundation of this local church, as we continue to look to the Bible to know the LORD, four of the last five Sundays… Continue reading

Ways That God Blesses: A Look at Job…

So many people hear/speak the word “blessings” and often connect it with money, finances, career promotion, getting/receiving stuff, etc. And yet is seems that God in the Bible has a much broader definition… Continue reading

God Wants TO BE Your Shade…

“The LORD is your shade at your right hand” (Psalm 121:5). Powerful. Let’s soak in this verse for a moment together. (please click on the Bible books/chapters/verses below to read the actual Scriptural… Continue reading

“My Comfort In My Suffering Is This…”

“…Your promise preserves my life” (Psalm 119:50). Wow. Let’s notice what that verse does NOT say: -my accomplishments preserve my life; -my bank account preserves my life; -my obedience to God preserves my… Continue reading

What Jesus Offers…

Many of us unwittingly think that God is tight-fisted, that He is unwilling to share with us and that even when He does so He is grumpy/cranky/reluctant about it. In fact, that was… Continue reading

“Why Doesn’t God Make Life Easier?”

This question was asked of me recently by a dear friend whose godfather committed suicide. My friend–like many of us!–is genuinely trying to sort through the intense pain/hardship/suffering that characterizes life on earth.… Continue reading

“And She Was No Longer Sad…”

In 1 Samuel 1:6-18 NLT (please click HERE for the full passage), we see Hannah inconsolable in her grief as she mourns for a child she has yet to conceive, as she endures… Continue reading