God Is To Be Glorified

    “Now the God of patience and consolation grant you to be likeminded one toward another according to Christ Jesus: That ye may with one mind and one mouth glorify God, even the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ.” (Romans 15:5-6) God wants us to glorify Him, and He wants …

God Is the Giver of Patience

    “Now the God of patience and consolation grant you to be likeminded one toward another according to Christ Jesus: That ye may with one mind and one mouth glorify God, even the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ.” (Romans 15:5-6) “Waaaaaaaaaaaaaaah!” The wailing just kept going on and on. …

God Is Faithful and Just To Forgive

    “If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.” (1 John 1:9) The puppy looked up at them with big sad eyes and let out something between a yelp and a yawn. When he opened his …

God Does What Is Best for You

    “But our God is in the heavens: he hath done whatsoever he hath pleased.” (Psalm 115:3) Little Amy longed to have blue eyes instead of brown ones. Her mother had blue eyes, and Amy wanted beautiful eyes just like her. Amy’s mom had taught her that God always answers …

God Is the Giver of Wisdom

    “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.” (James 1:5) Evan and Patience were best friends, oddly enough. They had only two things in common: They both loved being outdoors, and …

God Made Me Unique

    “I will praise thee; for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. Marvelous are thy works, and that my soul knoweth right well.” (Psalm 139:14) The Browning family has five children. Each one of them is different from the others. No one looks exactly like another, and no two have …

God Is Strong in our Weakness

    “And he said to me, My grace is sufficient for thee: for my strength is made perfect in weakness. Most gladly therefore will I rather glory in my infirmities, that the power of Christ may rest upon me.” (2 Corinthians 12:9) Several years ago, Eunice went on a mission …

God Sees Us When We Cry

    “Jesus wept.” (John 11:35) “And Peter remembered the word of Jesus, which said unto him, ‘Before the cock crow, thou shalt deny me thrice.’ And he went out, and wept bitterly.” (Matthew 26:75) Throughout the Bible we read about people crying. God designed us to have emotions that bring …

God Is No Thief

    “For yourselves know perfectly that the day of the Lord so cometh as a thief in the night. For when they shall say, Peace and safety; then sudden destruction cometh upon them, as travail upon a woman with child; and they shall not escape.” (1 Thessalonians 5:2-3) 1 Thessalonians …

God Controls Water

    “The Lord on high is mightier than the noise of many waters, yea, than the mighty waves of the sea.” (Psalm 93:4) Imagine how you might be spending your days off of school this winter. What might you be doing, like the day after Christmas? You would not be …