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God is Always Right

by kenval

“Sir, my concern is not whether God is on our side: my greatest concern is to be on God’s side, for God is always right.” Abraham Lincoln Though he slay me, yet will I trust him: (Job 13:15)

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)  

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 […]

Prayer

by kenval

Pray often, for prayer is a shield to the soul, a sacrifice to God, and a scourge for Satan. John Bunyan

You say …

by kenval

You say, “It’s impossible.” God says, “With me all things are possible.” Luke 18:27 You say, “I’m exhausted.” He says, “Wait on me, I will renew your strength” Isaiah 40:31 You say, “Nobody loves me.” He says, “I have loved you with an everlasting love.” Jer 31:3 You say, ” I can’t go on.” He […]

Prayer

by kenval

“Pray often, for prayer is A shield to the soul, A sacrifice to God, And a scourge for Satan.” John Bunyan “And all things, whatsoever,ye shall ask in prayer, believing, ye shall receive.” (Matt 21:22)  

O Love That Wilt Not Let Me Go

by kenval

O Love that wilt not let me go, I rest my weary soul in thee; I give thee back the life I owe, That in thine ocean depths its flow May richer, fuller be. O light that followest all my way, I yield my flickering torch to thee; My heart restores its borrowed ray. That […]

The Seven “I Am” Statements of Jesus

by kenval

“I am the true vine” John 15:1-5 “I am the bread of life” John 6:35-48 “I am the light of the world” John 8:12 “I am the gate”  John 10:7 “I am the good shepherd”  John 10:14 “I am the resurrection and the life” John 11:25 “I am the way, the truth and the life” […]

Come, Thou Fount of Every Blessing

by kenval

Come, Thou Fount of every blessing, Tune my heart to sing thy grace; Streams of mercy, never ceasing, Call for songs of loudest praise. Teach me some melodious sonnet, Sung by flaming tongues above. Praise the mount! I’m fixed upon it, Mount of Thy redeeming love. Sorrowing I shall be in Spirit, Till released from […]

Prayer

by kenval

‘My schedule is so busy today that I need to spend more time than usual in prayer.” Martin Luther “Evening and morning, and at noon, will I pray and cry aloud: and he shall hear my voice.” Psalm 55:17