Tag: obedience

Called to Follow; Not to Figure

God is all knowing and has a plan for each of us (Jeremiah 29:11).  In God’s plan, He knows exactly how the pieces of our lives fit together and how each event can and will impact the events of others.  God has a master plan and it is perfect! But, we have a sin nature. …
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Trust and Obey

I Kings 17:5-16–“So he (Elijah) went and did according unto the word of the LORD: for he went and dwelt by the brook Cherith, that is before Jordan. And the ravens brought him bread and flesh in the morning, and bread and flesh in the evening; and he drank of the brook. And it came…
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Tuned for His Use

“His lord said unto him, Well done, good and faithful servant; thou hast been faithful over a few things, I will make thee ruler over many things: enter thou into the joy of thy lord” (Matthew 25:23). How would you like to hear that from Jesus? How would you like to hear that He is…
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Not Just My Teacher

I am a teacher. I spend my days working with students, trying to impart an understanding of the content I am required to teach. My job is to create an environment where students can learn. The students come to my class, I teach the lessons, and I pray that they learn it. But I cannot…
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A Pattern of Good Works

As I have spent much time over the last few weeks looking at patterns for quilts, patterns in fabric, patterns for sewing and even patterns for cutting, I have found such comfort and meaning in patterns.  As you follow a pattern, you can see exactly how to do something in order to achieve the desired…
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Protection through Obedience

John 14:15 ” If ye love me, keep my commandments .” Galatians 6:7 ” Be not deceived; God is not mocked:  for whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also reap .” God’s laws and commandments have many purposes in our lives. According to Romans 3:20, God’s laws expose sin. In Galatians 3:24, we see that God’s laws both…
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