Profound Lessons in Psalm 18: A Series [2]

The Lord is my rock and my fortress and my deliverer, my God, my rock, in whom I take refuge, my shield, and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold. (Psalm 18:2 ESV) The reality of this verse is that God is our security. Take a look at it again: My Rock My Fortress My Deliverer My God My Rock […]

Hope Will Prevail…

Our struggles in life are deep and our pains deeper but God is the strength of our lives and portion forever. Ask Jacob, and he will tell you of the pain of a hip out of joint from wrestling with a Seraph. That man knew pain all his life: he toiled for 14 years to marry the woman of his […]

We Need Root!

“And the ones on the rock are those who, when they hear the word, receive it with joy. But these have no root; they believe for a while, and in time of testing fall away.” (Luke 8:13 ESV) As I read this verse tonight, I am reminded of my need for dependence on God. This is a scary verse as […]

Profound Lesson In Psalm 18

“I love you, O Lord, my strength.” (Psalm 18:1 ESV)   I am in awe of Psalm 18 for so many reasons. It took me hours to get past verse one alone and weeks to finally write about it: “I love you, O Lord, my stregnth”. Some verses of scripture appear so simple but they just take your breathe away. And […]

Left Alone But Not Over

So… You let yourself down You messed up You let God down You got it badly wrong… The facts are simply against you and to be honest, rightly so too You made some terrible decisions You moved outside of God’s covering Your hedge was broken You did it your way and now it hurts Oh this life can be a […]

The Courage of Faith

What do you do when life beats you down severally and badly too? Take up the courage of faith. What do you do when the challenges you face overwhelm? Take up the courage of faith. When life scorns you, take up the courage of faith. When man fail you, take up the courage of faith. When the seas of life […]