Category Archives: Faith

Unwavering Faith

Without weakening in his faith, he faced the fact that his body was as good as dead – since he was about a hundred years old – and that Sarah’s womb was also dead. Yet he did not waver through … Continue reading

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A Journey Like No Other

By faith, Abraham when called to go to a place he would later receive as an inheritance, obeyed and went even though he did not know where he was going. Hebrews 11:8 Today’s passage is one of my favorites from … Continue reading

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Sing for Joy on Your Bed

Let the saints rejoice in this honor and sing for joy on their beds. Psalm 149:5 In Steven J. Lawson’s book, Holman Old Testament Commentary on Psalms, he writes the following insightful reflection on the 5th verse of the 149th … Continue reading

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May We Never Forget

If I forget you, O Jerusalem, may my right hand forget its skill. Psalm 137:5 Today’s passage contains a very unusual and perplexing declaration. The psalmist declares that if he should ever forget Jerusalem, then may his right hand forget … Continue reading

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Faithful and Just

The works of his hands are faithful and just; all his precepts are trustworthy. They are steadfast for ever and ever, done in faithfulness and uprightness. Psalm 111:7-8 Today’s passage from the Psalms contains a powerful message about how God … Continue reading

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His Holy Promise

For he remembered his holy promise given to his servant Abraham. Psalm 105:42 Since my diagnosis of Early Onset Alzheimer’s disease in October of 2009, I have had to create coping strategies to help me remember to do critical daily … Continue reading

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Unfamiliar Journeys

When they were but few in number, few indeed, and strangers in it, they wandered from nation to nation, from one kingdom to another. He allowed no one to oppress them; for their sake he rebuked kings: “Do not touch … Continue reading

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Faithful, Obedient, and Praiseful

Praise the Lord, you his angels, you mighty ones who do his bidding, who obey his word. Psalm 103:20 Where would the world be without the presence of God’s angels? These celestial creatures, like today’s Psalm passage declares, do God’s … Continue reading

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The Lord Is Faithful

Enter his gates with thanksgiving and his courts with praise; give thanks to him and praise his name. For the Lord is good and his love endures forever; his faithfulness continues through all generations. Psalm 100:4-5 Today’s passage reminds me … Continue reading

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He Stills the Roaring Waves and the Turmoil

You answer us with awesome deeds of righteousness, O God our Savior, the hope of all the ends of the earth and of the farthest seas, who formed the mountains by your power, having armed yourself with strength, who stilled … Continue reading

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