Author: Esther

07
Jul

God is worthy of praise

Psalm 69:30:  I will praise the name of God with a song, and will magnify him with thanksgiving.  (KJV) The psalmist chose to praise the name of God with a song.  The psalmist who was hurt, broken, disappointed ends this psalm by having an assurance in God Almighty.  He never did want to talk about […]

06
Jul

God is our protector

Psalm 16:8:  I have set the Lord always before me: because he is at my right hand, I shall not be moved. (KJV) It is good to have the Lord always before us.  It is good also to have Him watch over us and monitor us.  We shall not be shaken or moved when God […]

05
Jul

God, our hiding place

Proverbs 18:10:  The name of the Lord is a strong tower; the righteous runneth into it, and is safe. (KJV) A tower is a tall structure that either stands alone or forms part of another building.  God has many names and referring to God as a strong tower means He is a go-to place in […]

04
Jul

God is trustworthy

Psalm 62:8:  Trust in him at all times; ye people, pour out your heart before him: God is a refuge for us.  Selah.  (KJV) Trusting God is not a one-time life event.  It is a constant everyday event.  When two trusted people speak to each other, they pour out their hearts with each other.  They […]

03
Jul

Just trust God

Proverbs 3:5-6:  Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding.  In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths.  (KJV) Trust is something that is acquired over a period of time.  Trust does not happen overnight.  It comes into our heart as we release fear […]

02
Jul

God is so merciful

Lamentations 3:22-23:  It is of the Lord’s mercies that we are not consumed, because his compassions fail not.  They are new every morning; great is thy faithfulness. (KJV) God is merciful towards His children.  His compassions are new every day.  They do not fail.  He is also a faithful God.  We sometimes deserve to be […]

01
Jul

God is a promise keeper

Psalm 138:2:  I will worship toward thy holy temple, and praise thy name for thy lovingkindness and for thy truth; for thou hast magnified thy word above all thy name.  (KJV) This is a psalm of David where he is forever thankful to God for his lovingkindness and for Him keeping His word.  Though he […]

05
May

Praising God

Psalm 51:15:  O Lord, open my lips, and my mouth shall show forth your praise. David had the guilt of sin in him.  He probably felt uncomfortable coming to the presence of God with the sin that he had committed and the price that he paid for it.  He wanted a strong assurance from God […]

04
May

Do what the word says

James 1:25:  But he who looks into the perfect law of liberty and continues in it, and is not a forgetful hearer but a doer of the work, this one will be blessed in what he does. As long as we live in accordance with the word of God, we will be blessed in whatever […]

03
May

Private prayer, public reward!

Matthew 6:6:  But you when you pray, go into your inner room, close your door and pray to your Father who is in secret, and your Father who sees what is done in secret will reward you. Prayer is talking to God but most of the times, it becomes a just a ritual for some.  […]