God Hates Sin

    “These six things doth the LORD hate: yea, seven are an abomination unto him: A proud look, a lying tongue, and hands that shed innocent blood, an heart that deviseth wicked imaginations, feet that be swift in running to mischief, a false witness that speaketh lies, and he that …

God Knows Our Needs

    “Behold, the fowls of the air: for they sow not, neither do they reap, nor gather into barns; yet your heavenly Father feedeth them. Are ye not much better than they?” (Matthew 6: 26) Gwen’s bedroom window looks out on a little pond. A family of mallard ducks lives …

God Gives Good Gifts

    “Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and cometh down from the Father of lights, with whom is no variableness, neither shadow of turning.” (James 1:17) Have you ever heard someone say, “I’m so lucky?” Have you ever said it yourself? The truth is, there is …

God Hears

    “I love the LORD, because he hath heard my voice and my supplications. Because he hath inclined his ear unto me, therefore will I call upon him as long as I live.” (Psalm 116:1-2) Have you ever tried to talk to someone who isn’t paying attention to you? You …

God Never Makes Mistakes

    “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.” (Psalm 18:30) Have you ever tried to make it through a whole day without making a mistake, a wrong decision? When I was little …

God Answers Prayer

    “Elijah was a man with a nature like ours, and he prayed earnestly that it would not rain, and it did not rain on the earth for three years and six months.” (James 5:17) Do you remember the story about Elijah and King Ahab in 1 Kings 17? Elijah …

God Is All-Wise

    “O the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge of God! how unsearchable are his judgments, and his ways past finding out!” (Romans 11:33) Do you know someone you consider to be very wise? Wise people always seem to give good advice about a problem, and …

God Allows Evil for His Reasons

    “But as for you, ye thought evil against me; but God meant it unto good, to bring to pass, as it is this day, to save much people alive.” (Genesis 50:20) Thrown into a pit. Bound with rope and sold into slavery in a far-off land. Sentenced to life …

God Knows Each of His Children

    “My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me.” (John 10:27) Annie has two best friends, and she does everything with them. She has sleepovers at their houses, roller-skates with them during recess, swims with their families in the summertime, and does just about every …

God Wants You To Love Him with All Your Mind

    “And thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy…mind.” (Mark 12:30) Have you ever had someone ask, “What are you thinking about right now?” Sometimes when you’re asked, you may be thinking about something totally unimportant or something that would sound silly to share out loud. At …