Author: Christianne Thakur

14
Apr

Sing – Shout – and Run!

Psalm 92:1 – “It is good to give thanks to the Lord, And to sing praises to Your name, O Most High.” It is good to be thankful, and not to take anyone or anything for granted. When it comes to our God, our thankfulness should be constant, day and night, and we should sing […]

13
Apr

Freely Received to Freely Give

Isaiah 32:8 – “But a generous man devises generous things, And by generosity he shall stand.” Hint:  Never read a verse that starts with a conclusive preposition without reading the previous verses, because it cannot be understood in isolation. Verses 1 through 4 could be a prophecy about Jesus, a King who will reign in righteousness and […]

12
Apr

You Are Protected!

Psalm 121:4 – “Behold, He who keeps Israel Shall neither slumber nor sleep.” Have you ever seen, especially in a very hot day, drivers inside their parked cars, with the windows rolled down, taking a nap?  Or even at night, when you are about to enter a gated area, a security person quickly waking up […]

10
Apr

A Wise and Rich King

Proverbs 14:21 – “He who despises his neighbor sins; But he who has mercy on the poor, happy is he.” Interesting to note that one of the richest and wisest man to have ever lived wrote this Proverb. God’s favor was definitely over King Solomon. God gave him “wealth, riches and honor, such as no […]

09
Apr

Blessing x Instruction

Psalm 94:12 – “Blessed is the man whom You instruct, o Lord, And teach out of Your law.” The words Blessing and Instruction don’t seem to go together.  When we think of a blessing we have feel-good thoughts in our minds.  Because to be blessed by the Lord means to be protected, guarded, favored, and […]

08
Apr

Fear Not

Isaiah 43:2 – “When you pass through the waters I will be with you; And through the rivers, they shall not overflow you.  When you walk through the fire, you shall not be burned, Nor shall the flame scorch you.” Our God is truly an amazing and awesome God. We will face many challenges in […]

20
Jan

If You Breathe, Praise the Lord!

Psalm 150:6 – “Let everything that has breath praise the Lord. Praise the Lord!” If there is breath, there is life.  “The Lord God formed the man from the dust of the ground and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life, and the man became a living being.” (Genesis 2:7). According to Science Daily […]

18
Jan

Love God and All Will Go Well

Romans 8:28 – “And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose.” This is for sure one of the most reassuring verses found in the Bible because it gives us a certainty that no matter what happens, it will […]