I will meditate on Your precepts and think about Your ways. I will delight in Your statutes; I will not forget Your word. Psalm 119:15-16
I will shake the house of Israel among all the nations, as one shakes a sieve, but not a pebble will fall to the ground. Amos 9:9
The marriage of the Lamb has come, and His wife has prepared herself. Revelation 19:7
I have chosen you and have not rejected you. So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. Isaiah 41:9-10
All three synoptic Gospels record the transfiguration, but only Matthew’s account supplies the detail that the three disciples fell facedown to the ground. I am convinced that the people of God miss many appropriate opportunities to fall facedown to the ground, not in an emotional frenzy but in complete awe of God. Oftentimes we don’t have a clue who we’re dealing with. I believe one of Jesus’ chief reasons for transfiguring Himself before the three disciples was to say, “I am not like you. This is just a glimpse of who I am.
acknowledge the God of your father, and serve him with wholehearted devotion and with a willing mind, for the Lord searches every heart and understands every motive behind the thoughts. (1 Chron. 28:9)
It is the Lord your God who goes with you; He will not leave you or forsake you. Deuteronomy 31:6
God can do what He says He can do. And, yes, with all my heart I believe He is willing to perform outstanding miracles in our generation as we increase our faith.
The key to peace is authority-peace is the fruit of an obedient, righteous life.
Jesus Christ, who was preached among you by us … did not become “Yes and no.