God Is Unchanging

    “If any of you lack wisdom, let him ask of God, that giveth to all men liberally, and upbraideth not; and it shall be given him. But let him ask in faith, nothing wavering. For he that wavereth is like a wave of the sea driven with the wind …

Jesus Christ Is Our Advocate

    “My little children, these things write I unto you, that ye sin not. And if any man sin, we have an advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous.” (1 John 2:1) Johanna was not happy. She and her sister Donna had gotten in an argument, and Dad had …

The Lord Is Not Slack Concerning His Promises

    “The Lord is not slack concerning his promise, as some men count slackness; but is longsuffering to usward.” (2 Peter 3:9a) Have you ever heard the phrase “You have my word”? or “You have my word on it”? That means that the person speaking is making a promise based …

God Is Against the Flesh

    “Because the carnal mind is enmity against God: for it is not subject to the law of God, neither indeed can be. So then they that are in the flesh cannot please God.” (Romans 8:7-8) Does your family have a family recipe for salad dressing? Henry’s mom had an …

God Gives Mercy Because God Is God

    “And as soon as we had heard these things, our hearts did melt, neither did there remain any more courage in any man, because of you: For the LORD your God, he is God in heaven above, and in earth beneath. Now therefore, I pray you, swear unto me …

Even the Demons Recognized Christ

    “He laid his hands on every one of them, and healed them. And devils also came out of many, crying out, and saying, ‘Thou art Christ the Son of God.’ And he rebuking them suffered them not to speak: For they knew that he was Christ.” (Luke 4:40b-41) Some …

God Is Our Source for Life

    “Blessed is the man that trusteth in the Lord, and whose hope the Lord is. For he shall be as a tree planted by the waters.” (Jeremiah 17:7-8a) Maria turned on the faucet for her mom. Then she slowly followed the hose to where her mom was watering the …

God Wants Your Heart

    “For Ezra had prepared his heart to seek the law of the LORD, and to do it, and to teach in Israel statutes and judgments.” (Ezra 7:10) God’s people were not doing well. They had fallen into sin and were facing many enemies. They were discouraged and needed help. …

God Is Light

    “This then is the message which we have heard of him, and declare unto you, that God is light, and in him is no darkness at all.” (1 John 1:5) When John says, “God is light,” what does he mean? Is he saying that God is like a giant …

Making Room for God

    “The LORD is my strength and song, and he is become my salvation: He is my God, and I will prepare him an habitation; my father’s God, and I will exalt him.” (Exodus 15:2) Allie was exhausted! She had spent all morning scrubbing the moldy walls and pipes in …