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 …

God Gives Wisdom

    “If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask of God, that giveth to all men liberally and upbraideth not; and it shall be given him.” (James 1:5) Michael’s parents were late picking him up from school, so he walked down the hall to Mr. Bruce’s classroom to wait …

God’s Law Teaches Us That We Need Christ

    “Wherefore the law was our schoolmaster to bring us unto Christ, that we might be justified by faith.” (Galatians 3:24) Are you looking forward to the day when you receive your driver’s license? If so, you will need a driving teacher to show you how to get it. When …

God Makes Everyone Unique

    I will praise thee; for I am fearfully and wonderfully made: marvellous are thy works; and that my soul knoweth right well. (Psalm 139:14) Sally sat in the front seat of the car watching the snowflakes fall on the car windshield. “Wow! Look at that one, Mom! Isn’t it …

Jesus Rewards Kindness

    “Inasmuch as ye have done it unto one of the least of these my brethren, ye have done it unto me.” (Matthew 25:40) Katie walked toward the back of the lunch room to sit with her friend Julie. Katie and Julie were best friends, and they always did everything …