MY “OVER” COMES OUT OF MY “UNDER”….

Godly authority is not rank or position, but function. Jesus Christ’s authority came out of His obedience to being UNDER the authority of His Father. He declared, “I can of mine own self do nothing: as I hear I judge, and my judgement is just because I seek not my own will, but the will […]

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THE “REST OF GOD” FOR THE BELIEVER

Hebrews 4:4-11 4 “….And God did rest the seventh day from all his works. 5 And in this place again, if they shall enter into my rest. 6 Seeing therefore it remains that some must enter therein, and they to whom it was first preached entered not in because of unbelief. 7 Again he limits […]

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TRUST IN GOD DISPELS FEAR

Meditate upon the following scripture for a few moments as we realign our thoughts with God’s perspective for our lives: Psalm 31:15 “My times are in Thy hand.” We all have areas in our lives beyond our control that we have to trust our Heavenly Father with. When we doubt, mistrust and fear, the Lord […]

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GOD WORKS IN TO WILL AND TO DO OF HIS GOOD PLEASURE

1 Chronicles 29 records the account of King David preparing to hand over the building of the Temple to his son, Solomon. David’s heart’s desire was to build a house for the Lord but the Lord had not permitted him to because David had been a man of war and had shed much blood. God’s […]

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DISAPPOINTMENT TO DIVINE APPOINTMENTS

Philippians 4:11-13 These verses of scripture give insight in to the lessons the Apostle, Paul, had learnt during his earthly pilgrimage. Life’s circumstances are our School of the Spirit if we have ears to hear and learn: 11 “…for I have learned, in whatever state I am, therewith to be content. 12 I know how […]

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GROW UP!

Ephesians 4:11-13“And He gave some, apostles, and some, prophets, and some, evangelists, and some, pastors and teachers; For the perfecting of the saints, for the work of the ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ: Till we all come in the unity of the faith, and of the knowledge of the Son of […]

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FATHERED BY GOD

Consider the foreknowledge of God. It is both amazing and wonderful! God knows the end from the beginning, unlike us! Although hindsight is valuable in learning lessons, we cannot change the past, only learn from it. In the beginning, (Genesis 3:26), God created man in His own image to bring Him pleasure, to have fellowship […]

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Now We Are The Sons Of God

1 John: 3 v 2 & 3 Beloved, now are we the sons of God, and it doth not yet appear what we shall be: but we know that, when he shall appear, we shall be like him; for we shall see him as he is. And every man that has this hope in him […]

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HAVE YOU COME TO THE KINGDOM FOR SUCH A TIME AS THIS?

The book of Esther in the Old Testament relays the beautiful account of Esther responding to the call of God on her life. She was an instrument in the hand of God to prevent the genocide of her nation. She had been orphaned as a child and was raised by a family member, Mordecai, a […]

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THINGS OF EARTH GROW STRANGELY DIM

When my eyes are on Jesus I begin to see things from His perspective and the things of earth grow strangely dim, as in His light things take on a different view. As I take counsel from Him He keeps me in perfect peace. When I focus on my problems or surroundings – the things […]

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