The Sword and the Spirit

"Woe to the idol shepherd that leaveth the flock! The sword shall be upon his arm, and upon his right eye: his arm shall be clean dried up, and his right eye shall be utterly darkened."  Zechariah 11:17 "And I will pour upon the house of David, and upon the inhabitants of Jerusalem, the Spirit … Continue reading The Sword and the Spirit

When Troubled by Life’s Situations; Go to the LORD

Habakkuk did. "Art Thou not from everlasting, O LORD my God, mine Holy One? We shall not die. O LORD, Thou hast ordained them for judgment; and, O mighty God, Thou hast established them for correction. Thou art of purer eyes than to behold evil, and canst not look on iniquity: wherefore lookest Thou upon … Continue reading When Troubled by Life’s Situations; Go to the LORD

Nineveh’s Greatest Day

Jonah was not only a reluctant prophet; he was a rebellious, running prophet who hated Nineveh, and its inhabitants.  Yet, God loved the people and sent them Jonah as a messenger of repentance. Jonah walked into the city and proclaimed, "Yet forty days, and Nineveh shall be overthrown." Jonah 3:4  We see the greatest revival take … Continue reading Nineveh’s Greatest Day

The Promises of GOD for His People

There are many people, professing Christians, who are being taught, and who believe that the LORD God is through with the people of God of the Old Testament known as the Hebrews or Israel.  How, if that be so, can we as Christians have confidence that He will not be, someday, through with us?  If … Continue reading The Promises of GOD for His People

Not a Question – How Great is God

We hear boasts and claims from people that something or someone is "The greatest..."  We are easily lured to that which we esteem as great.  It does not seem to be so when it comes to the Creator of the universe however.  Oh, do not take me wrong, but He makes an excellent spare tire … Continue reading Not a Question – How Great is God

The Compassion of God

Concern and Compassion took a cruise on an ocean liner.  While they were out looking over the outer railing someone fell overboard.  Concern cried out, “Man overboard”.  Compassion cried out, “Man overboard”, and dived in to rescue the imperiled man. The above story shows the difference in concern and compassion.  One cries out, but does … Continue reading The Compassion of God

Redeeming, Life Changing Love

"Then said the LORD unto me, Go yet, love a woman beloved of her friend, yet an adulteress, according to the love of the LORD toward the children of Israel, who look to other gods, and love flagons of wine."  Hosea 3:1  (KJB) The LORD again speaks to Hosea concerning his wife. Hosea received command … Continue reading Redeeming, Life Changing Love