In our Christian walk, we will face hard times. When they come, we pray to the Lord, asking Him to save us from these hardships. However, what happens if the Lord says no? In this music video from Mercy Me called "Even If," we are reminded that during those times when God does not move … Continue reading Even If, By Mercy Me
What do you do when you face a difficult situation? In Matthew 26, we learn how Jesus handled His test of faith and how we can apply how He handled it to our own trials.
The storm is heavy upon me, I'm beat down by the tempests of life. Yet, I am made safe from the storm, Against the mighty tempest, I'm secure. The squall of life is strong against me, I am pelted by the rain that it brings. But I'm sheltered against its winds, A shield is provided … Continue reading Safety in the Tempest
Dealing with Temptation Being a follower of Jesus Christ is not easy. Even though we are forgiven of all our sins and have eternal life, we still confronted with temptation. Why do we still deal with temptation even after we are saved? A World of Sin We live in a world that is full of … Continue reading Overcoming Temptation
The dark lion stalks me daily, Every day, I'm pursued by this monstrous beast. It longs to consume me through and through, My heart and soul it desires to devour. Ever vigilant I must be for the dark lion, Against this monster, I must keep a watchful eye. But my flesh is weak and I … Continue reading The Golden Lion of God
After hearing of the tragedy that happened on May 26th, the Lord stirred my heart to write this poem. This poem, I dedicate to those who stand firm in their faith in the Lord of Lords and the King of Kings: Why does the world hate your people, To your children, why Lord do they suffer … Continue reading For the Fallen in Christ
Heat surrounds me on every side, I am engulfed by the great inferno. I look around for a place to escape, Desperately, I seek a way out. But no exit can be found, There is no way to flee the flames! The fires get closer and closer, My skin is scorched by the licking flames. … Continue reading Through the Inferno
2 After fasting forty days and forty nights, he was hungry. 3 The tempter came to him and said, “If you are the Son of God, tell these stones to become bread.” 4 Jesus answered, “It is written: ‘Man shall not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes from the mouth of God.’” Matthew 4:2-4 (NIV) … Continue reading How to Fight Temptation?
If we are in Christ, we are His soldiers, We are mighty warriors under Jesus' banner. We have been given our marching orders, The Almighty has revealed our mission. Faithfully, we must press on in our march, Obediently, the mission of God, we must follow. Despite the difficulties, we must press on, We must move … Continue reading Under the Lord’s Banner
There are days when I am lost on the way, In life, there are moments that confuse me. I ask why the Lord let such days happen, In moments like these, I ponder how the Almighty could let them be. Such times seem too harsh and mean to be part of the plan, In hard … Continue reading God Works In My Difficulty