Tag Archives: closeness to God

The Presence of God; February 15, 2019


John 8:29 “The one who sent me is with me; he has not left me alone, for I always do what pleases him.” Nothing can separate us from the love of God, (Romans 8:35-39) but we can certainly lose the … Continue reading

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March 9, 2017


Exodus 33:13 “If you are pleased with me, teach me your ways so I may know you and continue to find favor with you. Remember that this nation is your people.” This verse reveals why Moses was pleasing to God. … Continue reading

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July 13, 2015


Psalm 43:3 Send forth your light and your truth, let them guide me; let them bring me to your holy mountain, to the place where you dwell. Many people seek guidance from God, but they often forget a fundamental point: … Continue reading

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December 9, 2014


Psalm 65:4 Blessed are those you choose and bring near to live in your courts! We are filled with the good things of your house, of your holy temple. This verse opens up the entire issue of election and free … Continue reading

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January 7, 2013


Proverbs 13:20 He who walks with the wise grows wise, but a companion of fools suffers harm. This general theme comes up many times in Proverbs, simply because it’s true: who you hang with makes a big difference. We can’t … Continue reading

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November 18, 2012


Psalm 145:17-18 The LORD is righteous in all his ways and loving toward all he has made. The LORD is near to all who call on him, to all who call on him in truth. It would be hard to … Continue reading

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November 8, 2012


Psalm 119:67, 71 Before I was afflicted I went astray, but now I obey your word. It was good for me to be afflicted so that I might learn your decrees. Right here we have another answer to the perennial … Continue reading

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