In this life there are trials to bear We cry sometimes scream, sensing no one there. Have we come all this way to be let down? Or is there a hope contradicting a frown? Life has its joys and incredible journeys, Outrageous odysseys and prayerful pleas; Seeking and searching we drop to our knees.
And so faith, hope, love abide [Faith – conviction and belief respecting man’s relation to God and divine things; Hope – joyful and confident expectation of eternal salvation; Love – true affection for God and man, growing out of God’s love for and in us], these three; But the greatest of
Discipleship is Dangerous! I just read this post by Mitch Teemley, who has become a favorite for me on WordPress. The truth and reality of being a disciple is clear, and Mitch encourages the readers of this post to press into understanding the cost of discipleship. Lets “show the way out of this growing darkness.”
Love has been perfected among us in this: that we may have boldness in the day of judgment; because as He is, so are we in this world. There is no fear in love; but perfect love casts out fear, because fear involves torment. But he who fears has not been made perfect in love.
Aligning with His holy message,Gleaning a compassionate edge.Allowing His love to flow through;Preferring others with healing in view.Entering in with compassion, unity the sole passion.Forever in love with God’s creation,Opposing selfish motivation;Relating in love, a godly nation.Turning away from evil desire,Heading to Him, no muck and mire.Ever coming in faith and love, descending with hope
Lean on Me. Fall into my arms, you will not be harmed. I am your fortress, your shield; I am the One who says you’re healed. Fall with abandon into My love, I will gently cradle you. The fearful do not fall, but the faithful see it all. The faithful see My love cast out
Your mercy cares for me beyond what is seen. Where curses be found, I’m not bound; My heart will pound with your trumpet sound. Pull me close-Your love’s large dose; The enemy steals, while your love heals. Your mercy cares for me beyond what I see. You crown me with favor, that which I savor;
“If you acknowledge and confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord [recognizing His power, authority, and majesty as God], and believe in your heart that God raised Him from the dead, you will be saved.” (Romans 10: 9 AMP). How is this possible? For with the heart a person believes [in Christ as Savior]
Trust is built upon trust as we walk through trials together, and see God’s mighty hand at work.
He alone has the answer to every heart that aches, grieves, and mourns – as well as being the One who whispers your name.