Saturday, December 06, 2014

The Lord gives you the bread you need

"The Lord will be gracious to you when you cry out, as soon as he hears he will answer you.
The Lord will give you the bread you need and the water for which you thirst."  (Isaiah 30: 19-20 NABRE)

"Whether you turn to the right or to the left, your ears will hear a voice behind you, saying, “This is the way; walk in it.”
(Isaiah 30:21 NIV)

God's Presence, Provision and Protection are firm promises.

Friday, December 05, 2014

Whom should I fear?

"The LORD is my fortress, protecting me from danger, so why should I tremble?"
(Psalm 27:1 NLT)

"Yet I am confident I will see the LORD’s goodness while I am here in the land of the living.  Wait patiently for the LORD. Be brave and courageous. Yes, wait patiently for the LORD.
(Psalm 27:13-14 NLT)

Thursday, December 04, 2014

Trust in Jesus forever

"So trust in the Lord (commit yourself to Him, lean on Him, hope confidently in Him) forever; for the Lord God is an everlasting Rock [the Rock of Ages]."   (Isaiah 26:4 AMP)

"It is better to take refuge in the LORD than to trust in people."  (Psalm 118:8 NLT)

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

Give us today our daily bread

“I feel sorry for these people. They have been here with me for three days, and they have nothing left to eat. I don’t want to send them away hungry, or they will faint along the way.”
(Matthew 15:32 NLT)

"On this mountain the LORD Almighty will prepare a feast of rich food for all peoples, a banquet of aged wine— the best of meats and the finest of wines."  (Isaiah 25:6 NIV)

The Eucharist is the Source of the Increase in the Life of God in us.

Tuesday, December 02, 2014

Rejoice in the Holy Spirit

"And the Spirit of the Lord shall rest upon Him—the Spirit of wisdom and understanding, the Spirit of counsel and might, the Spirit of knowledge and of the reverential and obedient fear of the Lord."
(Isaiah 11:2 AMP)

"The Lord is just; He will award the crown of justice to all who have longed for His coming."
(2 Timothy 4: 8)

Monday, December 01, 2014

O Come O Come Emmanuel

"Nations, hear the message of the Lord, and make it known to the ends of the earth.  Our Savior is coming.  Have no more fear."   (Jeremiah 31:10 ; Isaiah 35:4)

May Jesus find us waiting, eager in joyful prayer.

Sunday, November 30, 2014

Make this the Best Christmas

"No ear has ever heard, no eye ever seen, any God but You doing such deeds for those who wait for Him." —(Isaiah 64:3)

"Christmas will be an exceptional grace or an opportunity sadly missed."  The key is preparation; as a new mother waits for the Day.

"Praise You, risen Jesus, Emmanuel, "God with us!"