Category: Daily Living

Unshakeable Faith

Greg Laurie 90x115 by Greg Laurie 

Dear brothers and sisters, when troubles come your way, consider it an opportunity for great joy.
James 1:2

God is in control of all circumstances that surround the believer. The devil can do nothing in the life of the believer without the express permission of God. But why would God give that permission? Because Satan’s attacks will show what you are made of.

“His Love Endures Forever”

Reading today, I came across Psalm 136. Scholars think most Psalms were used in Temple Worship. We don’t exactly know how the psalms were actually sung in temple worship but this one in particular is something similar to what people refer to as a “Call & Response” song, where the leader sings out a story and the congregation shouts back a rhythmic line. To be honest, nobody knows for sure, but work with me here, will ya. Sometimes I find it hard to get through this type of chapter in the Bible where they repeat things a lot. But I have been trying to make an effort to read everything in whatever chapter I am reading, yes, even those long lists of genealogy. Sometimes it’s harder than other times.