When God summons all my possessions before Him to give account of all I am doing (in secret):
• Will my bed tell God about my tears which wet it every now and then because I seek God?
• Will my Bible testify to my great passion when I turn the pages
Along the journey of life, God does not leave us in the dark as to what part of our walk or labour is not pleasing to Him. His desire is for us to receive the ultimate prize.
When Our Hearts Begin to Get Weak
Our hearts are often discouraged by the barrage
For long, stood I in fellowship
Sitting in comb with the Christians;
Cold, cold, dull and dull it ever seems.
To me was it unusual, but so many were pleased with it;
Just converted, my new world seems promising--
Why should the Church I first knew grow cold still?
Have I not started reading the Apostles’
Why does God take delight in working in cooperation with His children when He reserves the sovereign right to work independently? Why does He look for a man that would stand before Him to plead the cause of men and nations when His will is to intervene in human affairs?
We did not make God our father, He made us children. What marvelous love the Father has extended to us! Just look at it—we’re called children of God! That’s who we really are (1 John 3:1).
The Loving Heart of God
He sent the spirit of sonship into our hearts, and now