God Is Quick To Forgive

    “Then David said unto Nathan, ‘I have sinned against the LORD.’ And Nathan said unto David, ‘The LORD also hath put away thy sin; thou shalt not die.’” (2 Samuel 12:13) Have you ever been really angry with someone, and then been forced to tell that person right away …

God Is Powerful

    “Then the fire of the Lord fell, and consumed the burnt sacrifice, and the wood, and the stones, and the dust, and licked up the water that was in the trench.” (1 Kings 18:38) Elijah met up with the false prophets of Baal and made a challenge to them: …

Whom Does God Count Worthy?

    “Wherefore also we pray always for you, that our God would count you worthy of this calling, and fulfil all the good pleasure of his goodness, and the work of faith with power.” (2 Thessalonians 1:11) How does one become “worthy” of God’s calling? Is your worth decided by …

God Is Rich in Grace

    “That in the ages to come he [God] might show the exceeding riches of his grace in his kindness toward us through Christ Jesus.” (Ephesians 2:7) Not very long ago, a six-year-old boy named Andrew was saving money for a trip to Mexico with his family. His grandmother paid …

God Is Awake

    “Then the fire of the Lord fell, and consumed the burnt sacrifice, and the wood, and the stones, and the dust, and licked up the water that was in the trench.” (1 Kings 18:38) Elijah asked, and God responded immediately. The prophets of Baal spent all day trying to …

God Is Kind to Sinners

    “But he, being full of compassion, forgave their iniquity.” (Psalm 78:36-38) David’s musician Asaph wrote a poem, Psalm 78, that tells part of Israel’s story. That story shows just how sinful God’s people are, but it shows, too, just how kind God is toward His sinful people. The awe-inspiring …

God Wants You to Wait on Him

    “Wait on the LORD: be of good courage, and he shall strengthen thine heart: wait, I say, on the LORD.” (Psalm 27:14) You probably know what it is like to wait for something. Maybe you wait for the bus to come and take you to school, you wait in …

My God Knows Me

    “O Lord, thou hast searched me, and known me. . . For there is not a word in my tongue, but, lo, O Lord, thou knowest it altogether.” (Psalm 139:1, 4) How many words do you speak in a day? Have you ever counted? Probably not! But did you …

God Looks on My Heart

    “All the ways of a man are clean in his own eyes; but the LORD weigheth the spirits.” (Proverbs 16:2) Whenever Michele helped her mom clean the house, she always had to do the dusting. She thought dusting was a boring job, and she wanted to finish it as …

God Must Be Your Personal God

    “And Jacob vowed a vow, saying, If God will be with me, and will keep me in this way that I go, and will give me bread to eat, and raiment to put on, so that I come again to my father’s house in peace; then shall the LORD …