Some times I don't hear what God's will is in my life. So I asked that He HIT me with it and speak very LOUD, hahahaha!
Ya know... God is Faithful.
Even when life seems to be taking that huge pile of snow blown snow all along the left side of your driveway and has gathered it up and dropped it all on you and you don't know which way to dig to get out from under all that snow... God is Faithful!
Why can I say God is Faithful... because the Bible tells me so!!
The Belt of Truth is the center piece of the Armor of God because when the Roman Soldiers wore their armor, THAT BELT
On Labor Day morning I woke about 0500hrs, zonked back out and got up again just before 0600hrs. Got dressed and headed down to the river to pray, read the Bible, journal, and take some photos.
Here is a short part of the journaling:
Went down to the river this morning to pray and read scripture. Led to read Psalm 51 and Acts 5. The main scriptures to jump out were:
~Psalm 51:17 The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit, A broken and a contrite heart—
With many leaders in the Body of Christ making statements in the news that is counter to the Word of God... and people are sitting back waiting for these leaders to "retract" what they say.
Well, here is my thought about that as I just commented online in a discussion:
"Retraction? Here is my thought on that... James chapter 1, verses 5-7 does come with a standard issue surf board for those out there on the waves."
Some further thoughts as I post this now:
Christians need to regroup and actually see who in the group is in need. When they find that none of those in the group are in need... that means EVERYONE else IS potentially in need!
So why do they NOT REACH out to those who are in need?
Is it because those in need aren't in their "group"?
Christ reached out to anyone, EVERYONE!
Especially the lost... who are in need of... HIM!!!
Here is a portion of a homework assignment I'll be turning in later. It does NOT surprise me now that yesterday I was led to read the Matthew 5 scriptures since I see how the verses impacted the assisgnment and helped me complete this portion:
Faith working through love. We hear many say, “God is Love”. Saying this isn’t enough though. To help the lost of the world understand that “God is Love,” then ACTION must accompany the statement. Words mean nothing if a Christian downtown