The shedding of blood provided a covering for sin through an acceptable sacrifice. The shedding of blood made a covenant with God possible when He established a covenant with Abram with blood. It made possible complete protection from the destroyer. The blood consecrates or sanctifies unto the Lord. The shedding of blood made complete atonement and removing of sin possible.
When it comes to triumphing and having victory in our life, there is a critical factor that brings triumph and victory that we need to understand, and that is our awareness of our Righteousness in Christ. This Psalm is about the blessings of a man who fears God and delights in His commandments.
This Psalm talks about a Father who forgives, heals, redeems, blesses us with His lovingkindness and mercies, satisfies us with good things, renews our youth, executes righteousness and justice. He is unchanging and sovereign.
This is a Psalm of protection, immunity, deliverance and longevity. In this life, we need to practice a 3-fold posture of life - Relationship, declaration and boldness.
This Psalm is an encouragement to the righteous to keep trusting, delighting, waiting, walking and resting in the Lord. Do not fret, instead trust, delight, commit, rest and wait.
The Lord is to me, what a shepherd to the innocent, weak, little sheep. God’s heart is toward me, for me, interested in me, and desires good for me – just the way a shepherd is, for, interested in and carefully for my sheep. The Great Infinite Creator, cares for me, the way a shepherd cares for his sheep. He never
intends any harm, any evil, never desires any danger for his sheep. He would always ensure that they have enough food and water. So is God Almighty to me…
In 2018, you will see things raised up in their original state of glory and even better. You will be known as a people who repair, rebuild, and restore. In your personal walk with God, get back to the old foundations of personal time with God, of seeking God in private through prayer and word. In the Church there will be a global emphasis to get back to Christ's original design for the Church.
Who is this Jesus, whose birth we are celebrating at Christmas? While the Bible has a lot to say about Jesus Christ, we will consider three aspects of His Person, that are relevant to us this Christmas season - Creator, Redeemer and Friend
Some gifts are timeless, they endure. Some gifts are what one desperately needs. Gifts must be received with joy. Jesus Christ is God's Present Perfect! Find out why?
Resting in the Lord is an intentional choice. Rest in the Lord, in order to quite yourself before God and refrain from activity, choosing to be with Him. Rest in the Him, in the midst of confusion, turmoil, noise, tumult around you, like Jesus sleeping in the middle of a storm. Rest in the Lord, instead of retaliating, fighting back, trying to defend yourself, when accusations, insults, are thrown at you.