Category Archives: Peace
Luke 1:78-79 “Because of God’s tender mercy, the morning light from heaven is about to break upon us, to give light to those who sit in darkness and in the shadow of death, and to guide us to the path of peace.”
God’s promise for you is New-Streams and because of this promise, you can expect New-Streams of Colours and New-Streams of New Wine. The next thing to expect is, you are going to have New-Streams of Peace. Everything that has troubled you, Read the rest of this entry
Ecc.4:12 “A person standing alone can be attacked and defeated, but two can stand back-to-back and conquer. Three are even better, for a triple-braided cord is not easily broken.”
A peaceful life is an uncommon life. A prosperous life is an uncommon life. A protected life is an uncommon life. People are desperate for protection. They are seeking financial protection, Read the rest of this entry
Jer.29:7 “And work for the peace and prosperity of the city where I sent you into exile. Pray to the LORD for it, for its welfare will determine your welfare.” (emphasis added)
A peaceful life is an uncommon life. A prosperous life is an uncommon life. I know a lot of people feel like throwing their hands up right now because the current state Read the rest of this entry
Ps.46:10 “Be still, and know that I am God! I will be honoured by every nation. I will be honoured throughout the world” (emphasis added).
Much more than we would like, a lot of things are outside our control and most of them we did not even choose for ourselves. However, we just need to be still. Read the rest of this entry
Philip4:6 “Don’t worry about anything; instead, pray about everything. Tell God what you need, and thank him for all he has done. 7 Then you will experience God’s peace, which exceeds anything we can understand. His peace will guard your hearts and minds as you live in Christ Jesus.
Relax! God is God and you are not. If you carry the whole world on your head what is left for Jesus to carry? That is His job not yours! The man who discovered the concept of stress was a medical scientist. Read the rest of this entry
Philippians.4:19 (ERV) “My God will use his glorious riches to give you everything you need. He will do this through Christ Jesus.”
“…O what peace we often forfeit. O what needless pain we bear, all because we do not carry Everything to God in prayer!” Ask God and do not doubt. Jesus says to Read the rest of this entry
Heb. 11:10 For he was [waiting expectantly and confidently] looking forward to the city which has fixed and firm foundations, whose Architect and Builder is God.” (AMPC)
Acts 1:6 “So when the apostles were with Jesus, they kept asking him, “Lord, has the time come for you to free Israel and restore our kingdom?” 7 He replied, “The Father alone has the authority to set those dates and times, and they are not for you to know. 8 But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes upon you. And you will be my witnesses, telling people about me everywhere…”. Jesus had demonstrated His power, Read the rest of this entry
James 2:15 Suppose you see a brother or sister who has no food or clothing, 16 and you say, “…stay warm and eat well”—but then you don’t give that person any food or clothing. What good does that do? 17…faith by itself isn’t enough. Unless it produces good deeds, it is dead…”
Sometimes people get too distracted with the inconveniences around them to remember to show compassion.
Gal.5: 22 “But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,23 gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law.”
You would notice that the qualities listed in today’s Scripture reference, require a commitment to delay gratification. Notice also that in the original,
Psa.116:7 (VOICE) “O my soul! Return and relax. Come to your true rest, for the Eternal has showered you with His favor.”
I can confidently tell you that God loves me. God does not love me because I preach a good sermon or because someone gives his or her life to Jesus. Yes, He is happy but that is not the reason why He loves me. I know this truth like I know my name –it is engraved into every fibre of my being. So, I do not have or feel any pressure! Read the rest of this entry