Sooner or later, everyone must confront the question of identity. Our level of confidence and understanding of who and whose we are affect every aspect of our lives. This revelation can mean the difference between us living a fulfilled life or just getting by. In Galatians 4: 6 & 7 we are told, ‘and becauseContinue reading “Embracing Identity”
Create in me a clean heart, O God; and renew a right spirit within me (Psalm 51:10) Search me, O God, and know my heart: try me, and know my thoughts (Psalm 139:23 KJV) When Samuel was looking for a king, God advised Samuel not to look on the physical appearance of the individuals (1Continue reading “Seeking God’s Way”
“Be of good courage, and he will strengthen your heart, all ye that hope in the LORD.” (Psalm 31:24 KJV) “Peace I leave with you, my peace I give unto you: not as the world giveth, give I unto you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid.” (John 14:27 KJV) WhenContinue reading “Courage”
“Thou hast put gladness in my heart, more than in the time that their corn and their wine increased.” (Psalm 4:7 KJV) No one can deny the importance of our physical food and sustenance, but God’s filling satisfies a deeper longing. In this Bible verse above, the Psalmist expresses the greater value he places onContinue reading “Gladness”
“My heart is fixed, O God, my heart is fixed: I will sing and give praise.” (Psalm 57:7 KJV) Focused and not distracted. This is the state of mind that David declared himself to be in. Having had to flee from Saul and acknowledging the danger in which he was in, David was determinedContinue reading “Determined”
God alone can satisfy the deepest yearning of the heart.