Tag: Adonai

  • Vicious

    Indeed, this is what the Lord says: “Even the captives of the mighty man will be taken away, And the prey of a tyrant will be rescued; For I will contend with the one who contends with you, And I will save your sons” Isaiah 49:25 There is a vicious enemy to the human race, and especially to those […]

  • Comfort

    “Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted” MATTHEW 5:4 Life can be difficult, and when our problems come, they seem to come in unrelenting waves. Our problems do not travel alone; they come with a combination of worry, anger, pain, anxiety, fear, and other forms of emotional turmoil. This emotional turmoil can create […]

  • Seeking Perfection

    “You therefore must be perfect, as your heavenly Father is perfect” Matthew 5:48 This is a tall order! Is Yeshua really telling us to be perfect, especially in this broken world and body? How can any of us attain perfection or even be like God? This scripture should really cause us to stop and ponder. Jesus is […]

  • God Our Shepherd

    “The people wander like sheep,        afflicted because there is no shepherd.” Zechariah 10:2 Imagine a world where events that are to take place were known before they did and we can avoid or survive them. Now, imagine that same world two thousand years from now when what remains is a record of this time complete with […]

  • Where Does My Help Come From

    A Song of Ascents.I will lift up my eyes to the mountains—from where does my help come?My help comes from Adonai,Maker of heaven and earth. Psalms 121:1-2 Job 14:1 says, “A mortal born of woman, is of few days and full of turmoil”. As so many of us in the United States prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving, […]

  • To Abandon Wisdom

    “Like a muddied spring or a polluted well is a righteous person who gives way before the wicked”. proverbs 25:26 Here is a rhetorical question. What happens when we look the other way as a wrongful act or crime is being committed? Faced with these situations, self-preservation may take priority over any other options before […]

  • Test of Faith

    “So the Lord knows how to rescue the godly from the trials and how to hold the wicked until the Day of Judgement while continuing to punish them” (2 Peter 2:9). If you are like me, you may at times feel a sense of anguish thinking about all the evils in the world. You may […]

  • Waiting for Morning

    I wait longingly for Adonai; I put my hope in his word. Everything in me waits for Adonai more than guards on watch wait for morning, more than guards on watch wait for morning. psalm 130:5-6 I often reflect on my time in the military and nights when I was on duty. I remember the clear contrast […]

  • TROUBLED SOUL

    Show me favor, Adonai, for I am in trouble. My eyes grow dim with anger, my soul and body as well. PSALM 32:10 We are all susceptible to anger that darkens our soul and body; anger that clouds our thinking. The decisions we make when we are angry and when we have no peace may create […]