God of compassion

Micah 7:19:  He will turn again, he will have compassion upon us; he will subdue our iniquities, and thou wilt cast all their sins into the depths of the sea. Our God is a compassionate God.  He has promised His people that He will subdue their iniquities.  God will cast all sins...
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God, our Sun and Shield

Psalm 84:11-12:  For the Lord God is a sun and shield: the Lord will give grace and glory: no good thing will he withhold from them that walk uprightly.  O Lord of hosts, blessed is the man that trusteth in thee. God is a sun and shield, meaning He will guide and direct His...
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Forgiveness

Matthew 6:14:  For if ye forgive men their trespasses, your heavenly Father will also forgive you. Forgiveness is the greatest character that everyone should possess.  Jesus Christ is the perfect example of a forgiving God.  He forgave people even on the cross.  If we forgive...
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God of acceptance

Isaiah 60:7:  All the flocks of Kedar shall be gathered together unto thee, the rams of Nebaioth shall minister unto thee; they shall come up with acceptance on mine altar, and I will glorify the house of my glory. Kedar and Nebaioth were the sons of Ishmael.  Both they and their...
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God, our ever present Help

Psalm 46:1:  God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. God is our refuge as well as strength.  He is a very present help in times of trouble.  God is our place of shelter or refuge.  He also is our strength.  When we feel we have strength, it is not our...
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He’s Working In You

Philippians 1:6 – Being confident of this very thing, that he which hath begun a good work in you will perform it until the day of Jesus Christ: Sometimes, when God is doing a work in our lives, things can get a little uncomfortable. We may encounter people who are hard to...
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Ignorance and Innocence

Romans 5:21 – That as sin hath reigned unto death, even so might grace reign through righteousness unto eternal life by Jesus Christ our Lord. Some people avoid going to the doctor because they don’t want to find out that anything is wrong with them. Some people avoid going...
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Clean Up the Environment

Ephesians 4:29 – Let no corrupt communication proceed out of your mouth, but that which is good to the use of edifying, that it may minister grace unto the hearers. What a frustrating problem pollution is! Everybody suffers with it, yet everybody contributes to it....
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Doubt – An Unwanted Visitor

Hebrews 10:23 – Let us hold fast the profession of our faith without wavering; (for he is faithful that promised;) Doubt. He’s a lousy neighbor. An unwanted visitor. An obnoxious guest. And he’ll pester you. He’ll irritate you. He’ll criticize your judgment. His aim is not...
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Jesus’ Promise – A Mouth and Wisdom

Luke 21:15 – For I will give you a mouth and wisdom, which all your adversaries shall not be able to gainsay nor resist. I will give you a mouth and wisdom – a mouth, must appear plain to every person to be used here for a ready utterance, or eloquence in speaking....
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