Tag Archives: Isaiah

But Seek Ye First the Kingdom of God… – Matthew 6:33

Matthew 6:33 – But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you. “But” can be a powerful word. It changes the direction of a whole idea, and no book uses this word more masterfully than the Bible. Just a few examples show the importance […]

He Giveth Power – Isaiah 40:29

Isaiah 40:29 – He giveth power to the faint; and to them that have no might he increaseth strength. Weariness is a real problem. Our minds and bodies can only take so much before finding respite. The soul also needs rest, what are we to do? There is so much work! Thankfully, God designed the […]

Tremble at the Word – Isaiah 66:1-2

Isaiah 66:1-2 – Thus saith the Lord, The heaven is my throne, and the earth is my footstool: where is the house that ye build unto me? and where is the place of my rest? For all those things hath mine hand made, and all those things have been, saith the Lord: but to this […]

First and Last – Isaiah 44:6

Isaiah 44:6 – Thus saith the LORD the King of Israel, and his redeemer the LORD of hosts; I am the first, and I am the last; and beside me there is no God. In a competitive culture where you are expected to be faster, stronger, smarter, more innovative, more durable, and generally better than […]

Jesus of Nazareth – Acts 26:9

I verily thought with myself, that I ought to do many things contrary to the name of Jesus of Nazareth. – Acts 26:9 Have you ever sinned on purpose? I mean, have you decided to do something you know is wrong? Probably so. Even if you did not know the right of wrong of a […]

The Lord Hath Called Me – Isaiah 49:1

Isaiah 49:1 – Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The Lord hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name. When Jesus was born, God’s plan of salvation was near completion. The mention of Christ’s name has power even today […]

Sparklers – Luke 2:32

A light to lighten the Gentiles, and the glory of thy people Israel.  – Luke 2:32 In just three days, most countries in the Western world will celebrate a New Year.  Fireworks are popular around the globe in these celebrations, and people young and old marvel at the lights and sounds of displays of fire […]