“Scripture tells us that we were created to do good things (Ephesians 2:10). God created you to make a difference where you are.” We search for “self-esteem, self-worth, and significance while, all the time, these things are found in Christ, His example, and His will for our lives.” Join blogger Chris Smithey, of Mindful of His Ways blog, as he directs us toward “one of the most encouraging and fulfilling things we can do” as believers.
Hear the voices of women of color on the word of God. This inspiring collection of devotions is by a diverse group of women of color. This is a faithful exposition of Psalm 119, incorporating each contributor’s cultural expression both within the teaching and as they bring the word of God to bear on their lives.
Where is my heart at any given moment? What do I “hold fast” to so that I am desperate if I should lose it? What do I pursue? Right now, what am I aiming for, investing in, craving in the very fiber of my being?
We serve a real, true, and living God! Because of Christ, who humbled Himself for my sake, I can rejoice with an unshakeable joy in whatever today brings.
Because you hear my prayer and have promised your strength, I will run freely in Your way (Isaiah 40:31), unencumbered with the narrowness of self and error, as you enlarge my heart with your law of love!
Gimel Audio Readalong by ReadPsalm119.com Review:17 Deal ___________ with ____ ________, That I may ____ and ____ Your _____. 18 _____ my ______, that I may ________ ________ things from Your ____.19 I am a _________ in the earth; Do not _____ Your ____________ from me. 20 My ____ is _______ with _______ After Your _________ at ___ times.21 You ______ the ________,…… Read more “Gimel Memorization”
I love the scriptures when I am in need and they comfort me. I do not love the scriptures when I need to discipline myself to read them out of the duty of obedience. The one fills a need of mine, the other is a sacrificial act of worship to God. I am more likely to love something when it’s serving ME, than when I am having to serve others.
Gimel Psalm 119:17-22 Review: 17 Deal ___________ with ____ ________, That I may ____ and ____ Your _____. 18 _____ my ______, that I may ________ ________ things from Your ____. 19 I am a _________ in the earth; Do not _____ Your ____________ from me. Today: 20 My soul is crushed with longing After…… Read more “My soul is crushed with longing”
One of the hardest things to do as a human is to admit that “I am WEAK.”
GIMEL – ג v.17-24 17 Deal bountifully with Your servant, That I may live and keep Your word.18 Open my eyes, that I may behold Wonderful things from Your law.19 I am a stranger in the earth; Do not hide Your commandments from me.20 My soul is crushed with longing After Your ordinances at all times.21 You rebuke the arrogant, the cursed, Who wander from your commandments.22 Take away reproach and contempt from…… Read more “Gimel – The Psalmist’s Prayer”