Tag Archives: sovereignty

“Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our affliction, so that we may be able to comfort those who are in any affliction, with the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God.” 2 Corinthians 1:3-4 Firsthand […]

 “But as for me, it is good to be near God. I have made the Sovereign Lord my refuge; I will tell of all Your deeds.” Psalm 73:28 In the season of New Year’s resolutions, I can think of no better one than to make God our refuge and to tell of all His deeds in […]

“So then, just as you received Christ Jesus as Lord, continue to live your lives in Him, rooted and built up in Him, strengthened in the faith as you were taught, and overflowing with thankfulness.” Colossians 2:6-7 Avoiding cracks on the sidewalk, not opening an umbrella indoors, never breaking a mirror or walking under a ladder…these […]

“Consequently, you are no longer foreigners and strangers, but fellow citizens with God’s people and also members of His household.” Ephesians 2:19 “…But the Lord establishes their steps” (Proverbs 16:9b). The word “establish” means to “set straight, to direct, or to put on the right path.” God wants to guide our steps. He wants to make […]

“So then, it was not you who sent me here, but God…” Genesis 45:8 Can you imagine being sold by your own siblings into slavery? That is exactly what happened to Joseph. Years later, however, Joseph saw how God’s plan for his life had unfolded. He understood that while yes, his brothers had sold him, […]