Archive for October 2009

A Place of Honor

Luke 14: 1, 7-11 Rom 11:1-2,11-12,25-29 / Ps 94:12-15,17-18 …everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted. (Luke 14:11) Pray that from pride we may be freed, A place of honor not to seek; A humble heart God loves indeed, He spurns the proud, exalts the meek. Jesus […]

When Silence is not Golden

Luke 14: 1-6 Rom 9: 1-5 / Ps 147 Who among you, if your son or ox falls into a well would not immediately pull him out on a Sabbath day? (Luke 14:5) Woe to those who do not listen, But worse for those who do not speak To declare what Christ has spoken: God’s […]

The Tragedy of Jerusalem

Luke 13: 31-35 Rom 8: 31b-39 / Ps 109 O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, you who kill the prophets and stone those sent to you, how often I have longed to gather your children together, as a hen gathers her chicks under her wings, but you were not willing! (Luke 13:34) Jerusalem as predicted, Is still a […]

Vitality of Prayers

Luke 6: 12-16 Eph 2: 19-22 / Psa 19:2-5 Jesus went out to a mountainside to pray, and spent the night praying to God. (Luke 6:12) No other way could be better If we want to know the Father’s will; No power on earth can be greater, Believe your prayers God will fulfill! One of […]

Crippled By Bias and Hypocrisy

Luke 13: 10-17 Rom 8: 12-17 / Psa 68 Should not this woman, a daughter of Abraham, whom Satan has kept bound for 18 long years, be set free on the Sabbath day from what bound her? (Luke 13:16) Of many things I can’t discern, Lord Jesus heal my crippled faith; And bent by sin, […]

God’s Purpose for Planting Me

Luke 13: 1-9 Rom 8: 1-11 / Psa 24 For three years now I have been looking for figs on this tree and I have found none. Cut it down, why should it use up the ground? (Luke 13:7) May the Lord show us how to serve With compassion and true leadership; With His Spirit […]