This morning I went in search of a scripture Holy Spirit brought to mind. When I found it, I glanced across the page and another verse caught my attention. James 1:25 was the verse. Here it is in context. James 1:23-25 For if anyone is a hearer of the word and not a doer, he … Continue reading Who Do You See?
Turn Your Eyes on Jesus
Have you ever come to a scripture you’ve read numerous times and found yourself stopping on a word that demands you to dig deeper? This happens often in my life. This morning I was reading Psalm 42 and came to verse 5: Why are you cast down, O my soul?And why are you disquieted within … Continue reading Turn Your Eyes on Jesus
He is the Holy One
In Isaiah 43:3, Jesus announces, For I am the LORD your God, The Holy One of Israel, your Savior...Holiness can be attributed to only one God. None of the other gods are holy. No other baby ever born received this title. In 1 Samuel 2:2 Hannah declares as she prays: There is no one holy … Continue reading He is the Holy One
How Can I Keep from Singing?
As I sat down to look again at the fake news, in my spirit I hear this song and my heart is lifted to the only TRUTH there is--JESUS! My life goes on in endless songAbove earth´s lamentations,I hear the real, though far-off hymnThat hails a new creation. Through all the tumult and the strifeI … Continue reading How Can I Keep from Singing?
Are You Thirsty? Come to the Fountain of Living Water. Focus – 43
Are you thirsty? Does your soul need refreshing? Has this year, this season been one that has drained your reserves? Do you need a drink? A good washing? There is a treasure waiting on this last day of the feast. We've been walking slowly through the Feast of Tabernacles. It began on September 29th at … Continue reading Are You Thirsty? Come to the Fountain of Living Water. Focus – 43
At Long Last, the Wedding Supper of the Lamb – the Feast of Tabernacles – Focus 42
If you've followed the yearly feasts cycle this year, you know we have a convocation (rehearsal) of the Wedding Supper of the Lamb this next week. It will start Sunday, October 13th, at sundown and end at sundown on October 23rd. The Jews were told to celebrate this seven day plus one day feast to … Continue reading At Long Last, the Wedding Supper of the Lamb – the Feast of Tabernacles – Focus 42
Our Great High Priest, Yom Kippur, and the Great Trumpet – Focus 41
When I was in Junior High and High School book reports were often assigned weekly. Many of my fellow students went to the store and bought condensed versions of the classics to avoid having to read five hundred pages. As I approach this blog today about Yom Kippur/The Day of Atonement, I have a … Continue reading Our Great High Priest, Yom Kippur, and the Great Trumpet – Focus 41
Are Your Lamps Filled? Are You Watching? – Feast of Trumpets – Focus 39
One of God's wonderful celebrations will begin this weekend. Are you ready? God has an amazing calendar of events that He placed in the heavens before any of us were born. Genesis 1:14 "Then God said, “Let there be lights in the firmament of the heavens to divide the day from the night; and … Continue reading Are Your Lamps Filled? Are You Watching? – Feast of Trumpets – Focus 39
The Greatest Gift to Humanity was Despised and Rejected and Often Still Is – Focus 38 – Isaiah 53:3a
Christians praise and worship Yeshua our Messiah. He is loved, honored and revered more than any other, but Isaiah saw something else. Among some today, we see what Isaiah spoke. Let's begin with the first part of Isaiah 53:3. He is despised and rejected of men; a man of sorrows, and acquainted with grief: and … Continue reading The Greatest Gift to Humanity was Despised and Rejected and Often Still Is – Focus 38 – Isaiah 53:3a
Beauty is More than Skin Deep – Isaiah 53:2 Conclusion and Summary of the meaning of this verse – Focus 37
We are going to finish Isaiah 53:2 today and then summarize what we have discovered. The entire verse reads like this and we will unearth the last phrase before the summary: For He shall grow up before Him as a tender plant, and as a root out of a dry ground: He hath no form … Continue reading Beauty is More than Skin Deep – Isaiah 53:2 Conclusion and Summary of the meaning of this verse – Focus 37