Posts from August 2019

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Gift of God

by kenval

“To know Christ and to believe in Him is no achievement of man, but the gift of God.”  (Martin Luther) “For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God: Not of works, lest any man should boast.” (Eph 2: 8-9)  

In Times of Trial

by kenval

Jesus brought me here. By His will I am in this straight place; in that will I rejoice (I Peter 4:12-13). Even here He will keep me ” In His love” (Isaiah 63:9) and give me “grace and glory” (Psalm 84:11; Rom 5:3,5). Surely He will make the trial “a blessing” (Deut 23:5), teaching me […]

Note to Self

by kenval

I will read and heed God’s Word. I will depend on it first and foremost for guidance, for it is by knowing the truth that I am set free. I will build my life on the promises of Scripture. Max Lucado “Thy word have I hid in my heart, so I will not sin against […]

He Cares

by kenval

There is never a day so dreary But God can make it bright, And unto the soul that trusts Him, He giveth a song in the night. There is never a path so hidden. Bur God can lead the way, If we seek for the Spirit’s guidance And patiently wait and pray. There is never […]