Faithful.

“Lord, humble me and may you find me fighting to be faithful, rather than seeking popularity. May I care about your reputation and learn to let you care about mine.” This was part of a Jill Briscoe devotional I was reading and how hard it slammed into my heart. It is so easy to become crippled …

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Revive us Lord.

O Lord God Who is like You? Infinite in wisdom Matchless in wonder and yet our blind eyes and our dull hearts, our sleepy vision and our deaf ears do not perceive or hear, but a whisper of Your boundless grace, Your wonderful love. O Lord God Who is like You? The Maker of the …

Search me.

Search me, O God, and know my heart; Try me, and know my anxieties; And see if there is any wicked way in me, And lead me in the way everlasting. (Psalm 139:23-24) O we do not know the depths of our own hearts, our inner motives, what lies beneath. And so to You my Lord I …

The Cost.

Then King David said to Ornan, “No, but I will surely buy it for the full price, for I will not take what is yours for the Lord, nor offer burnt offerings with that which costs me nothing.” (1 Chronicles 21:24) This one verse speaks volumes to me. David had committed a great sin against the Lord in numbering his military might …

Consider.

And they were all amazed, and they glorified God and were filled with fear, saying, “We have seen strange things today!” (Luke 5:26) I think it is far too easy to get stuck in the ordinary and lose our passion, our expectancy of God—and thank God He shows up anyway and stirs our hearts and …

Speak to me.

Charles H. Spurgeon “The voice of the Lord God walking in the garden in the cool of the day.”  Genesis 3:8  My soul, now that the cool of the day has come, retire awhile and hearken to the voice of thy God. He is always ready to speak with thee when thou art prepared to …

Isaiah 1

Reflection on Isaiah 1 and thoughts to consider—how might this apply to me in my own walk, life and relationship with my Lord? God tells us ALL scripture is profitable to us, so what might I benefit from and take away from this chapter? What did it speak to me? How GOOD God is—how gracious, …