Archive for September 2014

The Humble Way of Jesus

Luke 9: 51-56 Jb 3: 1-3, 11-17, 20-23 / Ps 88: 2-8 Jesus resolutely determined to journey to Jerusalem. (Luke 9:51) He could have “called down fire from above,” To prove His own divinity, But Jesus’ power He used for love To teach us true humility; When the time for His being taken up was […]

Guardians of God’s Children

John 1: 47-51 Dn 7: 9-10. 13-14 or Rv 12: 7-12 / Ps 138: 1-5 You will see greater things than these… Very truly, I tell you, you will see heaven open, and the angels of God ascending and descending upon the Son of Man. (John 1: 50-51) God has placed me under your care, […]

Listen and Obey

Luke 9:43b-45 Ecc 11:9-12:8 / Psa 90 Listen carefully to what I am about to tell you. (Luke 9:44) We sometimes fail to understand The puzzling words that Jesus said; Just trust the Father’s perfect plan, And let’s obey His laws instead. While everyone was marveling at all that Jesus was doing, He said to […]

Who Is Christ to Me?

Luke 9: 18-22 Eccl 3:1-11 / Psa 144 “But what about you, who do you say I am?” (Luke 9:20) How my life for Jesus matters Defines what God wants me to be; What I feel and do for others Reveal how real Christ is to me. Once when Jesus was praying in private and […]

Where to See Jesus

Luke 9: 7-9 Eccl 1: 2-11 / Ps 90: 3-6, 12-14, 17 . . . “but who is this man about whom I hear such things?” And he kept trying to see Him. (Luke 9: 9) Where can we find our Lord Jesus? From our troubles His face we seek, May His Word and Spirit […]

Let Your Lamp Shine

Luke 8: 16-18 Prov. 3: 27-34/ Ps 15: 2-5 No one who lights a lamp conceals it within a vessel or sets it under a bed. Rather, he puts it on a lamp stand, so that those who enter may see the light. (Luke 8:16) Lord, may our lamps dispel the darkness, Drive away evil […]