The Lord God has come with might…

He offers a resting place for me In his luxurious love. His tracks take me to an oasis of peace, The quiet brook of bliss. That’s where he restores and revives my life. He opens before me pathways to God’s pleasure, And leads me along in his footsteps of...

The Lord is our Fierce Protector

The Lord is my Fierce Protector and my Pastor. I always have more than enough. Psalm 23:1 Yesterday we looked at the symbolism of Jesus describing Himself as The Shepherd and I explained how I wanted to look at Psalm 23 with Jesus in the forefront of our minds. We...

Jesus – The Shepherd

I would like to take a short departure from the Gospels if I may. As I was writing yesterday’s devotional it struck me that the parallels between Jesus describing Himself as The Shepherd and David declaring, The Lord is my shepherd, need to be looked at a little. With...

The Good Shepherd

“Truly, truly, I say to you, he who does not enter the sheepfold by the door but climbs in by another way, that man is a thief and a robber. But he who enters by the door is the shepherd of the sheep. To him the gatekeeper opens. The sheep hear his voice, and he calls...

Living In Fear

Now it was a Sabbath day when Jesus made the mud and opened his eyes. So the Pharisees again asked him how he had received his sight. And he said to them, “He put mud on my eyes, and I washed, and I see.” Some of the Pharisees said, “This man is not from God, for he...

Missing the truth

The neighbors and those who had seen him before as a beggar were saying, “Is this not the man who used to sit and beg?” Some said, “It is he.” Others said, “No, but he is like him.” He kept saying, “I am the man.” So they said to him, “Then how were your eyes opened?”...