Tag Archives: relying on God

Giving to God; September 3, 2017


Ezra 2:68-69 When they arrived at the house of the Lord in Jerusalem, some of the heads of the families gave freewill offerings towards the rebuilding of the house of God on its site. According to their ability they gave … Continue reading

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April 29, 2014


Psalm 37:39 The salvation of the righteous comes from the LORD; he is their stronghold in time of trouble. Here at the end of this listing of all the benefits that accrue to the righteous, it is good to be … Continue reading

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April 15, 2014


Matthew 26:22 They were very sad and began to say to him one after the other, “Surely not I, Lord?” To me it speaks extremely well of the disciples that they each recognized that they were capable of betraying Jesus, … Continue reading

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March 30, 2014


Psalm 9:10 Those who know your name will trust in you, for you LORD, have never forsaken those who seek you. For starters, with this verse we need to remember that in the culture of the day, a person’s name … Continue reading

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December 23, 2011


Luke 4:21 And he began by saying to them, “Today this scripture is fulfilled in your hearing.” It takes a great deal of assurance, not just generalized faith, to proclaim that you have just fulfilled Scripture. However, believers today are … Continue reading

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November 14, 2011


Psalm 44:6-7 I do not trust in my bow, my sword does not bring me victory; but you give us victory over our enemies, you put our adversaries to shame. People have a bad tendency to rely on their tools, … Continue reading

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November 7, 2011


Psalm 18:32 It is God who arms me with strength and makes my way perfect. This whole psalm is a magnificent example of both why David was a man after God’s heart and why he was so successful: he gave … Continue reading

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