This song, which is from Delirious?’ CD – The Mission Bell from 2005 found it’s way onto my Worship Faves playlist. Nearly every time I hear it I’m touched by the plight of the lost and dying around us, and the plight of our sin sick world.Our God Reigns
40 million babies
Lost to Gods great orphanage
It’s a modern day genocide
And a modern day disgrace
If this is a human right
Then why aren’t we…
My beloved has gone to his garden,
To the beds of spices,
To feed his flock in the gardens,
And to gather lilies.
- Song of Songs 6:2 NKJV
The north wind of adversity has stirred up the fragrance of the spices that grow in our maiden’s garden. The fact that she praisesthe Lover of her soul in the days of silence draws Him into the garden – her secret…
Mull this over with me for a few minutes:
I have manifested Your name to the men whom You gave Me out of the world; – John 17:6
A few weeks back we saw from John 16 that the Holy Spirit gives us everything there is to get via disclosure or revelation. [read about that here]
It’s another red letter day, and I want to show you an exciting progression that jumped out at me last night.
I have manifested Your name to the men whom You gave Me out of the world; they were Yours and You gave them to Me, and they have kept Your word. – John 17:6 NASB
- God found me in the world
- God – the giver – gave me to Jesus
- When I was still in the world, I belonged to God
- I now belong to…
This last Sunday, I had the wonderful opportunity to preach at Pascack Bible Church, my home church. Prior to preaching my dear sister Sharon Chang presented a reading of “What I Found at the Well.”
You can listen on line, or download the sermon and share it with a friend.
Here is a great 2 minute sermon from sweet sister Debbie:
Originally posted on Deb’s Blog:
” …Who do men say that I am? ” Mark 8:27 NKJV
“And they answered, ‘John the Baptist; but some say, Elijah; and others, one of the prophets.’ ” Mark 8:28 NKJV
“He said to them, ‘But who do you say that I am?’ ” Mark 8:29
It’s good for me to listen and read who others say He is.
It’s another red letter day, and that means Jesus is speaking today.
Jesus speaking to the “Jews” [aka – the religious leaders in Jerusalem] and He says:
You do not have His word abiding in you, for you do not believe Him whom He sent. – John 5:38 NASB
These are men who live in the Old Testament Scriptures.
The Pharisees, as I understand it, memorized vast amounts of scripture. They would have…
River of Living Water
But an hour is coming, and now is, when the true worshipers shall worship the Father in spirit and truth; for such people the Father seeks to be His worshipers. God is spirit, and those who worship Him must worship in spirit and truth. (John 4:23-24 NASB)
Did you know that God is looking for something? It is not something that he does not have, but it is something He wants…