God Helps Our Unbelief

    “Jesus said unto him, If thou canst believe, all things are possible to him that believeth. And straightway the father of the child cried out, and said with tears, Lord, I believe; help thou mine unbelief.” (Mark 9:23-24) The crowds that had gathered around Jesus were shocked and probably …

God Has Taken Away the Sting of Death

    “O death, where is thy sting? O grave, where is thy victory? The sting of death is sin; and the strength of sin is the law. But thanks be to God, which giveth us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.” (1 Corinthians 15:55-57) Camille was riding in the …

God’s Plans Cannot Be Thwarted

    “Then Job answered the LORD, and said, I know that thou canst do every thing, and that no thought can be withholden from thee.” (Job 42:1-2) When Job said to God, “I know that thou canst do everything, and that no thought can be withholden from thee,” he was …

No One Is Greater Than God

    “When God made promise to Abraham, because he could swear by no greater, he sware by himself.” (Hebrews 6:13) Have you ever heard someone say, “I swear that it’s true!” Maybe your parents have even told you not to say that, because “swear” is used nowadays as another word …

God Cares for His People

    “Casting all your care upon him; for he careth for you.” (1 Peter 5:5-6) After weeks of preparing, Luke and his twin sister, Jill, were finally spending the night in their treehouse. Dad had helped Luke put some finishing touches on the treehouse – like sanding out the splinters. …

God Sent Jesus at the Perfect Time

    “But when the fullness of the time was come, God sent forth his Son, made of a woman, made under the law.” (Galatians 4:4) Mom smiled. “Not till after breakfast. Would you like to help me set the table?” Natalie gulped her food at breakfast. As soon as she …

God’s Love Is Genuine

    “Hereby perceive we the love of God, because he laid down his life for us: and we ought to lay down our lives for the brethren….In this was manifested the love of God toward us, because that God sent his only begotten Son into the world, that we might …

God Provides All We Need

    “But my God shall supply all your need according to his riches in glory by Christ Jesus.” (Philippians 4:19) As the family went to bed in their spacious old farmhouse, all was well. They were grateful for what God had provided and felt safe and secure. But in the …

God Gives and Takes Away

    “The LORD gave, and the LORD hath taken away; blessed be the name of the LORD.” (Job 1:21b) Job was a man who had been blessed by God. He had everything a man could want – a large family, many friends, a good reputation, lots of property, animals, health, …

God Is Patient

    “And the angel of the LORD came again the second time, and touched him [Elijah], and said, Arise and eat; because the journey is too great for thee.” (1 Kings 19:7) Do you ever feel tired and grumpy? Maybe you have heard your mom or dad make excuses for …