Only the LORD Can Promise Safety

    “I will both lay me down in peace, and sleep: for thou, LORD, only makest me dwell in safety.” (Psalm 4:8) Devon woke up with a start and sat up straight in his bed. His room was pitch black. In his mind, he could still see the dark forest …

God’s Way Is Perfect

    “For by thee I have run through a troop; and by my God have I leaped over a wall. As for God, his way is perfect: the word of the LORD is tried: he is a buckler to all those that trust in him. For who is God save …

God Is the One We Should Please

    “As ye have therefore received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk ye in him: rooted and built up in him, and stablished in the faith, as ye have been taught, abounding therein with thanksgiving. Beware lest any man spoil you through philosophy and vain deceit, after the tradition of …

God Secures Your Steps

    “He…set my feet upon a rock, and established my steps.” (Psalm 40:2) Have you ever watched a young child learning how to walk? The child totters and staggers around around while proud parents offer squeals of praise to encourage their little one to take more steps. The cameras flash, …

Jesus Wants Us To Make Disciples

    “Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost.” (Matthew 28:19) Lena’s mom was sitting at the kitchen table with twelve cardboard tubes laid in a row in front of her. She was cutting …

Jesus Wants True Disciples

    “Then said Jesus to those Jews which believed on him, If ye continue in my word, then are ye my disciples indeed.” (John 8:31) When Jesus was on Earth, He called people to come and follow after Him. You’ve probably heard the stories of how He called different men …

God Opens Hearts

    “And a certain woman named Lydia…heard us: whose heart the Lord opened.” (Acts 16:14) When Paul received a call from God to go to Macedonia and preach the gospel, he and his missionary companions immediately set sail. One of the first major cities they came to was Philippi. After …

God Is Good to All

    “The LORD is good to all, and his tender mercies are over all his works.” (Psalm 145:9) Trisha watched her friend Jillian Blair run to her mother’s car and jump inside. Through the window she could see Jillian’s mother holding up the bird mobile Jillian had made in art …

God Is the Only Perfect Hero

    “God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.” (Psalm 46:1) They call him the Man of Steel. Able to leap tall buildings in a single bound, Superman is the ultimate strong and powerful guy. As long as there’s none of that nasty green Kryptonite nearby …

God Comforts Us

    “Blessed be God, even the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies, and the God of all comfort; Who comforteth us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort them which are in any trouble, by the comfort wherewith we ourselves are comforted …