Prepare for Flames and Floods

“But now, O Jacob, listen to the Lord who created you. O Israel, the one who formed you says, “Do not be afraid, for I have ransomed you. I have called you by name; you are mine. 2 When you go through deep waters, I will be with you. When you go through rivers of difficulty, you willContinue reading “Prepare for Flames and Floods”

God’s Gift to the Broken Ones: Isaiah 61

“The Spirit of the Sovereign LORD is upon me,        for the LORD has anointed me        to bring good news to the poor.     He has sent me to comfort the brokenhearted        and to proclaim that captives will be released        and prisoners will be freed.  2 He has sent me to tell those who mourn        that the timeContinue reading “God’s Gift to the Broken Ones: Isaiah 61”

The Lord Is Our Shepherd

This is what is called a “found poem,” which means that every line of the poem was found in some other writing. In this case, all of  the lines of this poem are found in the Bible, from the Old Testament prophets, the words of Jesus, and all the way through Revelation. The lines ofContinue reading “The Lord Is Our Shepherd”

Hear The Rod

“The LORD’s voice crieth unto the city, and the man of wisdom shall see thy name: hear ye the rod, and who hath appointed it.”   Micah 6:9, KJV “The voice of the Lord calls to the city, and the wise person honors him.  So pay attention to the rod of punishment; pay attention toContinue reading “Hear The Rod”