Pleasing God, Making Disciples of Jesus Christ

Old Testament

Second Chance Grace

JONAH 3:1-3 – Then the word of the Lord came to Jonah the second time, saying, “Arise, go to Nineveh, that great city, and call out against it the message that I tell you.” So Jonah arose and went to Nineveh, according to the word of the Lord. Now Nineveh was an exceedingly great city, three days’ journey in breadth. THEME OF…

Where We Learn To Pray

JONAH 1:17-2:10 – And the Lord appointed a great fish to swallow up Jonah. And Jonah was in the belly of the fish three days and three nights. Then Jonah prayed to the Lord his God from the belly of the fish, saying, “I called out to the Lord, out of my distress, and he answered me; out of the belly of…

The Pursuit Of Happiness

PSALM 84:1-4 – How lovely is your dwelling place, O Lord of hosts! My soul longs, yes, faints for the courts of the Lord; my heart and flesh sing for joy to the living God. Even the sparrow finds a home, and the swallow a nest for herself, where she may lay her young, at your altars, O Lord of hosts, my…

It Is Costly

JEREMIAH 29:12-14a -Then you will call upon me and come and pray to me, and I will hear you. You will seek me and find me, when you seek me with all your heart. I will be found by you, declares the Lord . . . THEME OF THE DAY. IT IS COSTLY. In today’s scripture, God is giving us the greatest…

When His Ways Seem Dark

PSALM 77:19-20 – Your way was through the sea, your path through the great waters; yet your footprints were unseen (hidden). You led your people like a flock by the hand of Moses and Aaron. THEME OF THE DAY. WHEN HIS WAYS SEEM DARK. Often times when Christians go into those seasons of doubt, fear, or just feeling like “the lights are…

He Is Really Alive

2 SAMUEL 22:47-49 -The Lord lives, and blessed be my rock, and exalted be my God, the rock of my salvation, the God who gave me vengeance and brought down peoples under me, who brought me out from my enemies; you exalted me above those who rose against me; you delivered me from men of violence. THEME OF THE DAY. HE IS…