Tag: God

Love loves unto purity.

George MacDonald was a pastor and author in the late 1800s. He penned a volume called Unspoken Sermons in 1867. This is an excerpt from one of those sermons, “The Consuming Fire” {emphasis mine}: “Nothing is inexorable but love. Love which will yield to prayer is imperfect and poor. Nor is it then the love that yields, but […]

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More Lessons from the Book of Job

This past week I finished reading through the book of Job yet again. What I started reading with hesitation, wondering what else God was trying to teach me, I finished with joy and a heart overflowing with thankfulness from the encouragement He gave me through the book. Can I encourage you to read (or re-read) […]

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Almighty Unchangeable God {TTB12}

Do you ever think about reading the book of Job and then wonder what God will try to teach you through it? What trials you’ll face if you read it? When I saw it coming up on my reading plan for this week, I admit, I was a little concerned. Life has been kind of […]

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He Alone is God (TTB12 Week 7)

What stood out to you this week in your Bible reading? For me, it was one statement that got repeated over.and over.and over.again: I am God, and there is no other. I am the Lord, and there is none like me. You know how they say that “repetition aids learning”… Well, this one statement was […]

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Six Comforting Truths from Isaiah 40

I just completed my daily Bible reading . . . and now I have Handel’s Messiah going through my head. And a whole host of other hymns and songs that were written from the contents of this chapter. It starts off proclaiming comfort to God’s people, specifically to His chosen nation of Israel. After centuries […]

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