Luke 2:3 All the people went to register in the cities where their ancestors had lived. If we should have a national census in the 21st century, I am supposing that the whole thing would be done by internet. But can you imagine if we didn't have modern international communications?
His government and peace will have unlimited growth. In part of Jesus' long farewell talk to His disciples He talked about His peace being different to that of the world. Peace I leave with you; My peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives.
Isaiah 9:6 For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on His shoulders. And He will be called Wonderful Counsellor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. Hundreds of years before the birth of Jesus, the prophet Isaiah promised a Saviour.
Proverbs 8:27-30 I was there when He set the heavens in place. Continuing from yesterday's study about Jesus being alive from the beginning of time, we read just a few verses from Proverbs chapter 8. I think it is one of the happiest chapters in the entire Bible.
John 1:1-5 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. Before John gets into telling about Jesus' earthly life, he makes it absolutely clear that Jesus has always existed. We do not know the actual date of His earthly birth, but ...
I will show you how I will save you. So much more is included in the meaning of the word "save" than just a ticket to Heaven when we die. The original Hebrew meant safety, deliverance, health, prosperity and welfare. This verse sums up the whole psalm.
I will be with you when you are in trouble. Please note that the Christian life does not mean no trouble! But it does mean a way out of the trouble, it does mean passing through the storm in peace, it does mean a Godly result...
Because you love me. In Heaven right now, the Lord is saying your name, and is pleased that you love Him. Isn't that a wonderful thought? Maybe you don't think you love Him enough, or maybe you would like to love Him more. We can all love Him more than we do.
31 Thoughts from Psalm 91 – Part 8 This is part 8 of a series of thoughts based on Psalm 91. If you have not yet read Part 1, then please click here. Thought 22 Psalm 91:12 They will carry you in their hands They will carry you in their […]
No sickness will come near your house. Not only will you be secure, but all your family too. All those who live in your house. Isn't that good to know? As we make the Lord our personal refuge, our families are supernaturally protected from disaster.