First Things First

A rule for life. So teach us to count our days that we may gain a wise heart.Psalm 90:12 NRSV Ordained order. Photo by William Warby on Unsplash God, from the beginning, ordained an order to creation. Not only an order of creation, but an order for His creatures to live by. A way to order… Continue reading First Things First

Faithful Action

What we do to see God show up. Know therefore that the Lord your God is God, the faithful God who keeps covenant and steadfast love with those who love him and keep his commandments, to a thousand generations...Deuteronomy 7:9 ESV Photo by Daria Shevtsova on Pexels.com Faith in action. For years I wrote six days… Continue reading Faithful Action

Drawing Near

Just how close do you want to be to God? Draw near to God, and he will draw near to you.James 4:8 ESV Photo by Vanderlei Longo on Pexels.com A question to consider. According to God, we can be as near to Him as we desire. The question is: Just how close do you want to… Continue reading Drawing Near

Present Strength

The way of unshakable weakness. Photo by Vicky Sim on Unsplash God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. Therefore we will not fear though the earth gives way, though the mountains be moved into the heart of the sea, though its waters roar and foam, though the mountains tremble at… Continue reading Present Strength

Wait for Him

The way of waiting. Photo by Andreea Popa on Unsplash For thus said the Lord God, the Holy One of Israel,“In returning and rest you shall be saved;in quietness and trust shall be your strength.”But you were unwilling, and you said,“No! We will flee upon horses”; therefore you shall flee away,and, “We will ride upon swift steeds”;… Continue reading Wait for Him