Sin comes knocking at the door, Every day Temptation beckons me. It wants to come in to kill me, To destroy is the goal of Sin. Its knocks burden me greatly, I'm tormented by its repeated calls. I called out to the Lord for help, For rescue, I pleaded to the Almighty. My Divine King … Continue reading To My God, My Soul Belongs
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.
I'm a tender branch connected to the Vine, Secure in the Jesus, a delicate soul am I. In the Vine, I produce much fruit, Full of life am I in the Lord Christ. The winds pull at my link, My connection is nearly torn by Satan. I cry out for rescue from the tempest, Out … Continue reading Full Life in the Vine
Torment consumes my soul, My hearts is torn to pieces. Pride has become my companion, My close friend is now Sadness. They compel me to do what I hate, What I despise, they lead me to do. Their temptations lead me astray, They take me from the path with their lures. I follow their lead … Continue reading God Saves Me From Dismay
I'm under attack by sin, Transgression has me under siege. It lures me to join the darkness, In the evil revelry, it tempts me. But I refuse to give in, I resist the call to slavery. Yet the attacks continue all around me, The siege of sin seems to have no end. I'm burdened by … Continue reading Standing Against Sin
What is it that you value above all things? In this passage from Matthew 22, we will determine what it is that those who are in Christ ought value above all things.
The way of the Lord I will follow, Daily will I pursue His lead. I won't fear in facing danger for Him, Against all peril, I'll plunge in unafraid. For I'll lean on the Almighty for courage, For strength, I will depend on Him. The call of God, I will answer, Everyday, I will heed … Continue reading Following God’s Lead
To fight against sin is difficult, It's challenging to overcome iniquity. For temptation lures us with desire, Desire entices us to indulge in wickedness. But the desire fades once the deed is done, The guilt overwhelms us after it's committed. So we plead to the Lord, seeking forgiveness, With repentant heart, we return to the … Continue reading Victory Over Sin
Behold the broken man, Shattered beyond recognition is he. He is a man without hope, Darkness and despair, his friends. He lies alone in the dark, In the void, separated from all is he. The broken man prays for healing, For wholeness, he pleads in the dark. The Lord hears his prayers, His pleas reach … Continue reading The Broken Man Made Whole