Today's Praise (and a lesson on prayer with praise) Keeping our attention on praise, let's look at a few verses in Psalm 147. The jubilant writer of Psalm 147 gives many reasons to praise the Lord. Learn how to praise God in your prayer life from these verses. Psalm Structure The order and beauty of these [...]
Great is the Lord and most worthy of praise; his greatness no one can fathom. One generation commends your works to another; they tell of your mighty acts. Psalm 145:3-4 God you are great! You are everything and everywhere, all-powerful. This makes you alone worthy of great praise. I must tell others of all you [...]
In the book of Genesis is found the story of a dreamer with a multi-colored coat, Joseph. Favored by his father Jacob, Joseph was despised by his brothers. They resented him and his dreams. BetrayalBlinded by emotion, Joseph's brothers sold him into bondage. Joseph was separated from his land and his family by his captors. [...]
I will exalt you, my God the King; I will praise your name for ever and ever. Every day I will praise you and extol your name for ever and ever. Psalm 145:1-2 Is this your prayer? Do you want to raise God's name high, above your: 1. Problems 2. Enemies 3. Negative thoughts Are [...]
Be not overcome with evil but repay evil with good. Romans 12:21This is a hard saying. Usually, with every fiber of our being, we want to fight evil with evil. We get wronged, we want to wrong in return. The problem is, we WILL find ourselves overcome by evil by retaliating in this way. The [...]
Enemies may be personal or political. You may have members of your family you view as enemies. Whole groups of people may seem like your enemy. There are enemies you’ve been dealing with for years and ones who have entered your life recently. How should a follower of Jesus Christ deal with enemies? Stay tuned [...]
As Labor Day comes to a close, consider that work should be done for the glory of God. Do your best work and bring honor to your Father in heaven. When asked why you work well, be ready to tell others about the hope that is in you, Jesus Christ, the anchor of your hope.
Be careful who you partner with. Those who don't walk with God may have difficulty helping you stay on the right path.
The only posture to have in the presence of a holy God is humility and submission to his will. As New Testament believers, we are always in the presence of God and the posture of our hearts should always be one of worship. All day, everyday, remember to worship our awesome God.