The Word is a Light

Isaiah 8:20 “To the law and to the testimony! If they do not speak according to this word, it is because they have no dawn.” God had exercised great patience with His people who at this time rejected Isaiah’s prophetic messages. There were those who were influencing the people to seek out mediums and spiritualists, …

The Kingdom in Plain Sight

Matthew 4:17  From that time Jesus began to preach, saying, “Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.” When Jesus began to preach "repentance" (to change your mind), his hearers would've understood him to mean that the rule of heaven was now present on the earth. Indeed, it was the King of the kingdom …

You Were Made To Be Free

90 Days of Prayer  Day Sixty-Two James 1:25  “…whoever looks intently into the perfect law that gives freedom, and continues in it—not forgetting what they have heard, but doing it—they will be blessed in what they do.” I love long walks in the woods, and standing on a high place seeing mountains and valleys, spending …

Illuminating Encounters With God’s Word

Psalm 119:130 “The unfolding of your words gives light; it gives understanding to the simple.” The amazing power of God’s word revealed illuminates even the simplest soul. Like a flood, understanding is imparted in the Light of God’s word. The word rendered “unfolding” is pethach, which means an “opening,” “entrance,” or “doorway.” Verse 130 can be accurately …

TROUBLED NATIONS CAN RECOVER

Troubled Nations can Recover In times where absolutes are frowned upon and integrity is at a premium, thinking people are frantically searching for solid ground. Solid foundations are hard to come by in a culture of placing image before substance and personality before character. A whole generation brought up with an emotionally driven mindset given …

THE ENDURING POWER OF GOD’S WORD

THE ENDURING POWER OF GOD’S WORD By John S Picarello Psalm 119:89 "Your word, LORD, is eternal; it stands firm in the heavens." Isaiah 40:8   "The grass withers and the flowers fall, but the word of our God endures forever." Both King David and the Prophet Isaiah state plainly that God's Word stands the …