“Before I formed you in the womb I knew you; Before you were born I sanctified you; I ordained you a prophet to the nations.” Jeremiah 1:5
But I’m not even 20!
I chose you to tell My people that they have sinned, and I’m bringing judgment.
They won’t listen to me or respect me!
I chose you.
“They will fight against you, But they shall not prevail against you. For I am with you,” says the LORD, “to deliver you.” Jeremiah 1:19
Tell My people that they will be overcome and go into captivity for 70 years because they have forsaken me and not repented of their wicked ways.
Alas! Lamentations! Jerusalem is lonely. It used to be full of people. Now, the few people it has scavenge for food.
But there is hope!
Continue reading 5 Reasons for Hope, 3 Steps to Hope
Sunday, November 21, 2010. God’s day. First day of the week. First day of my health. Total healing! Simply given. Simply received. Continue reading 7 Years Healed! Simply Transformed
Honor and majesty are before the LORD:
strength and beauty are in His sanctuary. Psalm 96:6
Let heaven and earth praise Him,
The seas and everything that moves in them. Psalm 69:34 Continue reading 5 Reasons We Praise Our God
Who is like You, O LORD among the gods?
Who is like You, majestic in holiness,
awesome in glorious deeds, doing wonders? Exodus 15:11
There is no one like our Father in heaven. God’s name represents all that He is and all that His children need, for He is our loving and gracious Father.
When I introduce myself, I say, “Hi, I’m Karen.” I may continue with, “I’m Kristin’s mother,” or “I am Keith’s wife,” or “I am an adjunct professor.” I usually don’t think of introducing myself in relationship to the other person I’m meeting.
Continue reading 12 ways God introduces Himself
“Our Father in heaven.” Matthew 6:9
This young woman is earnestly praying, seeking an answer or a blessing. She is focused as tourists walk around her. She is humble, bowed, seated, and barefoot. Yet, her prayers are going nowhere. She is praying before a Buddha.
Those who follow Jesus can pray to the Living God who hears and works all things for good for those who love Him and are called by His name.
He is our Father in heaven. “Heaven” is mentioned 582 times in the King James Version of the Bible.
Continue reading 9 ways to focus our prayers