WHERE IS JOY FOUND

* PSALM 1 1 Oh, the joys of those who do not follow the advice of the wicked, or stand around with sinners, or join in with mockers. 2 But they delight in the law of the Lord, meditating on it day and night. 3  They are like trees planted along the riverbank, bearing fruit…

And Then There Was The Time The Angel Spoke With Mary

LUKE 1:26-38 * * 26 In the sixth month of Elizabeth’s pregnancy, God sent the angel Gabriel to Nazareth, a village in Galilee, 27 to a virgin named Mary. She was engaged to be married to a man named Joseph, a descendant of King David. 28 Gabriel appeared to her and said, “Greetings, favored woman! The Lord is with…

John The Baptist Who Would Prepare People For The Coming of the Lord

LUKE 1:5-25   5 When Herod was king of Judea, there was a Jewish priest named Zechariah. He was a member of the priestly order of Abijah, and his wife, Elizabeth, was also from the priestly line of Aaron. 6 Zechariah and Elizabeth were righteous in God’s eyes, careful to obey all of the Lord’s commandments and…

Psalm 117 – Forever Faithful

As we close out the month of November, remember to daily to always come into the presence of your God with thanksgiving and praise which flows out of your heart.  Let the fruit of your lips be filled with praise and honor to the King of kings.  Allow yourself to continue developing an attitude of…

Psalm 42

PSALM 42 As a deer pants for flowing streams, so pants my soul for you, O God. My soul thirsts for God, for the living God. When shall I come and appear before God? My tears have been my food day and night, while they say to me all the day long, “Where is your…

Psalm 103

A psalm of David. * Let all that I am praise the Lord;     with my whole heart, I will praise his holy name. Let all that I am praise the Lord;     may I never forget the good things he does for me. He forgives all my sins and heals all my diseases. He redeems me…

Romans & Proverbs – Small Portion

“Now, dear brothers and sisters—you who are familiar with the law—don’t you know that the law applies only while a person is living?  For example, when a woman marries, the law binds her to her husband as long as he is alive. But if he dies, the laws of marriage no longer apply to her….