Isaiah 50:7 For the Lord God will help me; therefore, shall I not be confounded: therefore, have I set my face like a flint, and I know that I should not be ashamed. An excellent promise to stand on when you’re in trouble. If the only part of this scripture you can remember is: For the Lord God will help me, it is enough. But there is more, shall I not be confounded. When I read the word confounded, I automatically think ‘confused’ in my mind. But it comes from the Hebrew wo
Acts 2:2 And suddenly, there came a sound from heaven as of a rushing mighty wind , and it filled all the house where they were sitting. One thing I know, God knows how to make an entrance! I love the use of the word suddenly. It comes from a Greek word that means it was unexpected. As Christians, we know about faith, which means expecting or having complete confidence. The disciples and other followers of Christ, 120 in all, were gathered together praying in the upper room.
John 3:16 For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. As Christians, we often think about the ultimate sacrifice that Jesus gave for us, he went to the cross for our redemption. I've heard it preached before, 'That no nail could have held Jesus to the cross, it was His love for mankind that kept Him there. But it was the Father's love that sent Him here. It's hard to imagine or e
Jesus answered and said unto him, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except a man be born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God. That which is born of the flesh is flesh; and that which is born of the Spirit is spirit. Marvel not that I said unto thee, Ye must be born again For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. That if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and s
Psalm 18:30 As for God, His way is perfect: the word of the Lord is tried: He is a buckler to all those that trust in Him. As for God, these words: ‘as for’, are added by the writers of the King James Bible for clarity. They could have chosen other words to start the verse or left it in its pure form, God His way is perfect. Somehow, it seems as though God is an afterthought when they place the words ‘as for’ at the beginning. ‘Way’ refers to a road or a path, a course of act