The Birds of the Air

Consider the birds of the sky: They don’t sow or reap or gather into barns, yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Aren’t you worth more than they?Matthew 6:26 I live in sunny southern California, where we have mountains, beaches and earthquakes.  I live in a principally dry and hot part of the state. One day, … Continue reading The Birds of the Air

Sabbath Rest

Margins. Do you find yourself in a constant state of hurry?  Rushing to do something, to get somewhere or to say something.  I find myself hurrying from one event or one place to the next or pressing on to complete the next task on my ever growing to do list.  Never really taking a moment to … Continue reading Sabbath Rest

Goals to Grow

And it is my prayer that your love may abound more and more, with knowledge and all discernment, so that you may approve what is excellent, and so be pure and blameless for the day of Christ, filled with the fruit of righteousness that comes through Jesus Christ, to the glory and praise of God.Philippians 1:9-11 By this time of the year (end … Continue reading Goals to Grow

Jehovah Tsuri – The Lord Our Rock

Blessed be the Lord, my rockwho trains my hands for battleand my fingers for warfare.He is my faithful love and my fortress,my stronghold and my deliverer.He is my shield, and I take refuge in Him;He subdues my people under me.Psalms 144:1-2 Who was David? We have the unique ability to read the account of David's life from … Continue reading Jehovah Tsuri – The Lord Our Rock

Jehovah Shammah – The Lord is There

And the name of the city from that time on shall be, "The Lord Is There.”Ezekiel 48:35 Jehovah Shammah - The Lord Is There Have you ever found yourself asking, WHERE IS GOD? Why am I going through what I am going through? Why don’t I feel God?  I think it is safe to say that everyone, at some … Continue reading Jehovah Shammah – The Lord is There

Jehovah Tsidkenu – The Lord our Righteousness

Behold, the days are coming, declares the Lord, when I will raise up for David a righteous Branch, and he shall reign as king and deal wisely, and shall execute justice and righteousness in the land. In his days Judah will be saved, and Israel will dwell securely. And this is the name by which he will be called: â€˜The Lord is our … Continue reading Jehovah Tsidkenu – The Lord our Righteousness

El Shaddai – God Almighty

When Abram was ninety-nine years old, the Lord appeared to him and said, “I am God Almighty" walk before me faithfully and be blameless. Genesis 17:1 El Shaddai is the God Almighty. He is the ALL SUFFICIENT ONE. There is no one like Him - not one. Look to the stars in the sky, the glorious mountains, … Continue reading El Shaddai – God Almighty

Jehovah Rapha – The Lord Who Heals

He said, “If you will carefully obey the Lord your God, do what is right in His sight, pay attention to His commands, and keep all His statutes, I will not inflict any illnesses on you that I inflicted on the Egyptians. For I am the Lord who heals you.”Exodus 15:26 Battle at the Red Sea During this time, … Continue reading Jehovah Rapha – The Lord Who Heals