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daily bread…

Give us this day our daily bread. Matthew 5:11 NRSV [Photo by Jude Infantini on Unsplash] Jesus taught us… when He taught us to pray… to take it one day at a time… That’s always been the lesson… His name… I AM Who I AM… reminds us He is present in the present… He’s in the present… because that’s…… Continue reading daily bread…

Distraction · Enemy · Faithful · Know · Not today · Right · Work

pressed… in the right direction…

“I am doing a great work and I cannot come down. …” –Nehemiah Nehemiah 6:3 NASB Nehemiah knew what God called him to… He knew where to spend his limited time… energy… resources… On the great work… God called him to do… Rebuild the wall around Jerusalem… the wall torn down when God gave His people…… Continue reading pressed… in the right direction…

Attack · Battle · Beware · Enemy · Grace · Remember · Trust

beware… the prowling enemy…

Be sober-minded; be watchful. Your adversary the devil prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour. 1Peter 5:8 ESV The enemy… he prowls… attacks in the most unexpected places… Today… where I relax… having knots worked out… he worked his way in… Old… painful… memories… came to mind one after another… in the…… Continue reading beware… the prowling enemy…

Enemy · Rest · Silence · Trouble · Trust · Wait on Him

wait on Him… Psalm 62:5…

For God alone, O my soul, wait in silence,for my hope is from him.Psalm 62:5 ESVThe verses today… follow the ones from yesterday’s post…and it sounds as if the psalmist suffers waiting woes too…Now we hear him preaching to his own soul…O my soul… wait in silence…The verses between yesterday’s and today’s… reveal ongoing affliction…How…… Continue reading wait on Him… Psalm 62:5…