Tag: Blessings

11
Jul

Trade Burdens for Blessings

Psalm 55:22  Cast your burden on the Lord, And He shall sustain you; He shall never permit the righteous to be moved.   For many a year Hannah was barren, while Peninnah bore children aplenty. Though the custom of the land led people to believe that barrenness was a curse, Elkanah loved Hannah more than […]

18
May

The Unbound Faith of a Widow

Psalms 146:9 The Lord watches over the strangers; He relieves the fatherless and widow; But the way of the wicked He turns upside down.   The widow of Zarephath had enough flour for what was destined to be her final meal. As she gathered sticks to prepare the meal, Prophet Elijah met her and asked […]

03
Nov

Blessed Domino Effect

Proverbs 3:10 So your barns will be filled with plenty, And your vats will overflow with new wine.   The Lord’s blessing is not dependent on any earthly circumstance. It depends solely on our relationship with Him. When we understand the heart of God and learn to talk to Him like ‘Our Father’, we will […]

01
Nov

The Right Perspective

Romans 11:36 For of Him and through Him and to Him are all things, to whom be glory forever.   As humans we often give glory to the great astronauts who discover new planets, and scientists who decipher the functionality of molecules, while forgetting to acknowledge the awesome power that designed everything in such perfection, that humans can spend millenniums […]

03
Aug

Blessed are the Humble

Proverbs 22:4 By humility and the fear of the Lord Are riches and honour and life. It is the nature of God to love the humble and raise them up, when their Chronos gives rise to their Kairos. Yes, God works at appointed times! Our reverence for God during the every-days of life (Chronos), brings about these appointed moments […]