God’s Spirit Helps Us Speak His Truth

    “That we might know the things that are freely given to us of God. Which things also we speak, not in the words which man’s wisdom teacheth, but which the Holy Ghost teacheth; comparing spiritual things with spiritual.” (1 Corinthians 2:12b-13) When Peter had to prepare oral book reports …

God’s Spirit Helps Us Know God

    “Now we have received, not the spirit of the world, but the spirit which is of God; that we might know the things that are freely given to us of God.” (1 Corinthians 2:12) Gordon’s best friend sometimes keeps secrets that he doesn’t want him to know. Gordon can’t …

God Is Light

    “The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? The LORD is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?” (Psalm 27:1) Walking around the garage in complete darkness is a bad idea. If the room is pitch black, you’ll probably hurt yourself. …

God Is Sovereign

    “But our God is in the heavens: he hath done whatsoever He hath pleased.” (Psalm 115:3) Imagine being surrounded by a large invisible net. Imagine that everywhere you go – school, your house, your friend’s house – you are surrounded by this net. The net is there to stop …

God Made You

    “I will praise thee; for I am fearfully and wonderfully made: marvellous are thy works; and that my soul knoweth right well. My substance was not hid from thee, when I was made in secret, and curiously wrought in the lowest parts of the earth.” (Psalm 139:14-15) God made …

God’s Way Is Perfect

    “As for God, his way is perfect: the word of the LORD is tried: he is a buckler [shield] to all those that trust in him.” (Psalm 18:30) “Sometimes I pray for things that the Lord doesn’t give me,” Shannon told her Sunday school teacher, Mrs. Collins. “I understand,” …

God Sees Everything

    “The eyes of the LORD are in every place, beholding the evil and the good.” (Proverbs 15:3) Seven-year-old Natalie had just won a special prize at school: a spy kit. “It’s got glasses with mirrors in them,” she said. “I can see things in front of me and behind …

God Wants To Change You

    “For whom he did foreknow, he also did predestinate to be conformed to the image of his Son.” (Romans 8:29) One October day, Brandon was on an airplane flying to Vermont. As the plane dipped its wings over Lake Champlain, Brandon looked out his window. What a sight! All …

God Brings Good out of Sadness

    Romans 8:28 “And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose.” Will I trust God to bring good out of the sad time I’m going through? One day, I brought home a bright …