Why do the nations rage? (Psalm 2)

Why do the nations rage? Why do they plot in vain? Why do they come together? What do they hope to gain? “Let us bring division-So they cannot stand Then we’ll have all power As we take over all your land” He who sits in the heavens Laughs a hearty laugh Yet His voice shall cause displeasure Nations will feelContinue reading “Why do the nations rage? (Psalm 2)”

It Was Not the Season for Figs

The Cursed Fig Tree 12-14As they left Bethany the next day, he was hungry. Off in the distance he saw a fig tree in full leaf. He came up to it expecting to find something for breakfast, but found nothing but fig leaves. (It wasn’t yet the season for figs.) He addressed the tree: “NoContinue reading “It Was Not the Season for Figs”

THE SOVEREIGNTY OF THE LORD IN CREATION AND HISTORY

sov·er·eign Sovereign:  1.a monarch; a king, queen, or other supreme ruler. 2.a person who has sovereign power or authority.   Sovereignty: 1.the quality or state of being sovereign 2. the status, dominion, power, or authority of a sovereign; royalty. 3. supreme and independent power or authority in government as possessed or claimed by a state or community 4.rightful status, independence, or prerogative. 33 Rejoice in the Lord, O you righteous!For praise from the upright is beautiful.2 Praise the Lord with the harp;Make melody to Him with an instrument of ten strings.3 Sing to Him a new song;Play skillfully with a shout of joy. 4 For the word of the Lord is right,And allContinue reading “THE SOVEREIGNTY OF THE LORD IN CREATION AND HISTORY”

Is There Anyone Left in the House of Saul?

Brother “D” (as those who know him affectionately call him) was unable to attend the conference in Maryland.   He had suffered a stroke, and would not have the endurance to sit through the day long praise, worship, and fellowship that was planned, no matter how glorious it got.    And the weekend was certainlyContinue reading “Is There Anyone Left in the House of Saul?”

 The~Lord~Will~See~To~It..More than a Promise~ It’s His Name

Through various examples this week regarding the difference between the poverty spirit and the poor in spirit I felt the Lord lead me into this on the Provision and the Promises  of God. I’d taken the name for granted,  the Name of Jehovah-Jireh… (or Yehovah Yireh)….I took it for granted because of the song. “Jehovah-Jireh, my Provider, His graceContinue reading ” The~Lord~Will~See~To~It..More than a Promise~ It’s His Name”