And Joseph dreamed a dream, and he told it his brethren: and they hated him yet the more. Genesis 37:5 Someone once said that God’s blessings are not all bright, shinny objects. There comes a time, a place and a season one MUST endure (call it a nightmarish experience) for God to reveal the mighty … More What Will You Allow God To Birth In Your Nightmare?
Thou openest thine hand, and satisfiest the desire of every living thing. Psalms 145:16 And you, being dead in your sins and the uncircumcision of your flesh, hath he quickened together with him, having forgiven you all trespasses; Blotting out the handwriting of ordinances that was against us, which was contrary to us, and took … More His Hands
Now from the sixth hour there was darkness over all the land unto the ninth hour. Matthew 27:45 In the final installment in this ‘Treasures’ series, we will look at three specific treasures of darkness given to mankind by the Savior of the world, Jesus Christ. These treasures first appear in Genesis chapter one and … More The Treasures of Darkness – The Savior
The last enemy that shall be destroyed is death. 1 Corinthians 15:26 Crown – dfn. a reward of victory or mark of honor especially : the title representing the championship in a sport; a royal or imperial headdress or cap of sovereignty : diadem; imperial or regal power : sovereignty. (Source: Merriam-Webster) Today is the … More The Contender – A Celebration of Our Freedom
For perhaps he therefore departed for a season, that thou shouldest receive him for ever; Philemon 1:15 God can take things or places departed for a season and turn them into reasons for the arrival of greater things or places. Like the coin, lost sheep and lost son as recorded in Jesus’ parables in Luke … More Departures & Arrivals
And the LORD God formed man of the dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and man became a living soul. Genesis 2:7 Soul – Dfn. the spiritual or immaterial part of a human being, regarded as immortal (living forever, never dying). (New Oxford American Dictionary) The immaterial essence, … More The Treasures of Darkness – Souls
And I will give thee the treasures of darkness, and hidden riches of secret places, that thou mayest know that I, the LORD, which call thee by thy name, am the God of Israel. (Isaiah 45:3) Have you ever wondered about what good can be gleaned in the “dark” or perplexing phases of life? Has … More The Treasures of Darkness – Self