Archive for 'Faith'

Blind Without Faith

Matthew 9:27-31 Isa 29:17-24 / Psa 27 Let it be done for you according to your faith. (Matthew 9:29) Lord, in our sins we grope in the dark, Help us as we strive to believe; Grant us the grace to “see” with our heart What our eyes may fail to perceive. As Jesus went on […]

The Foundation of Our Faith

Matthew 7: 21, 24-27 Is 26:1-6/Ps 118:1,8-9,19-21,25-27 Everyone who listens to these words of mine and acts on them will be like a wise man who built his house on rock. (Matthew 7:24) What trials may come, all we can take, God’s Word is our firm foundation; No rains or flood, or winds can shake […]

The Centurion’s Faith

Matthew 8: 5-11 Isa 2:1-5 / Ps 122: 1-9 Lord, I am not worthy to have you enter under my roof; only say the word and my servant will be healed. (Matthew 8: 8) What does it take to be Christ’s soldier To win the battle raging within? All it takes is total surrender, Plus […]

To Live is to Hope in God

Luke 20: 27-40 Rev 11:4-12 / Ps 144 God is the God of the living and not of the dead, and for Him all are alive. (Lk.20:38) We have hope in eternal life After this temporal time of pain; As certain as day comes after night, And the rainbow after the rain. Some of the […]

Tears for Jerusalem

Luke 19: 41-44 Rev 5:1-10 / Ps 149:1b-6a,9b As Jesus drew near and saw the city, He wept over it, saying, “If only you knew today what makes for peace! But now it is hidden from your eyes.” (Luke 19:41) If Christ could weep for all our sins And even died for our salvation, Should […]

Faith Makes Us See

Luke 18: 35-43 Rev 1:1-4; 2:1-5/Psa 1:1-6 , “I came into this world for judgment, so that those who do not see might see, and those who do see might become blind” (John 9:39). God’s Word dispels the darkness of sin, By its power, evil takes flight; God alone heals our blindness within In our […]