A Storm

A Storm 2021 July 28"The Lord hath His way in the whirlwind and storm" (Nah_1:3). I recollect, when a lad, and while attending a classical institute in the vicinity of Mount Pleasant, sitting on an elevation of that mountain, and watching a storm as it came up the valley. The heavens were filled with blackness, … Continue reading A Storm

Degrees o’ Faith

Degrees of Faith 2021 July 21 "Let me prove, I pray thee, but this once with the fleece" (Jdg_6:39). There are degrees to faith. At one stage of Christian experience we cannot believe unless we have some sign or some great manifestation of feeling. We feel our fleece, like Gideon, and if it is wet … Continue reading Degrees o’ Faith

Give Thanks

Give Thanks O give thanks to the LORD, for He is good, for His steadfast love endures forever. And say, 'Save us, O God of our salvation, and gather us, and deliver us from the nations, so that we may give thanks to Your holy name, and glory in Your praise. Blessed be the LORD … Continue reading Give Thanks

This Cup

This Cup _ _ _ This Cup https://www.devotions.thiscup@fertiileground.wordpress.com/RestinMe 2021 July 19"The cup which my Father hath given me, shall I not drink it?" (Joh_18:11). This was a greater thing to say and do than to calm the seas or raise the dead. Prophets and apostles could work wondrous miracles, but they could not always do … Continue reading This Cup

The Eyes of the Lord

The Eyes of the Lord 2021 July 18"The eyes of the Lord run to and fro throughout the whole earth, to show himself strong in the behalf of them whose heart is perfect toward him" (2Ch_16:9). God is looking for a man, or woman, whose heart will be always set on Him, and who will … Continue reading The Eyes of the Lord

Faith & Trials

Faith & Trials And Job answered and said, "Even today is my complaint bitter; my stroke is heavier than my groaning. Oh, that I knew where I might find Him, that I might come even to His seat! I would lay my cause before Him, and fill my mouth with arguments. I would know the … Continue reading Faith & Trials

Eagle’s Wings

Eagle's Wings But those who wait upon the LORD shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint.(Isa 40:31 AFV) Eagle's Wings https://www.devotions.eagleswings@fertiileground.com/RestinMe 2021 July 08"They shall mount up with wings as eagles" (Isa_40:31). A Fable There is a … Continue reading Eagle’s Wings

A Hidden Arrow

A Hidden Arrow "Listen, O isles, to Me; and hearken, you people from afar; the LORD has called Me from the womb; He has made mention of My name from My mother's belly. And He has made My mouth like a sharp sword; in the shadow of His hand He has hidden Me, and made … Continue reading A Hidden Arrow

Be Still

Be Still Be Still https://www.devotions.bestill@fertiileground.com/RestinMehttps://www.devotions.bestill@fertiileground.wordpress.com/restinme 2021 June 30 Scripture "There was silence, and I heard a still voice" (Job_4:16, margin). True Peace A score of years ago, a friend placed in my hand a book called True Peace. It was an old mediaeval message, and it had but one thought-- that God was waiting in … Continue reading Be Still

The Lord Shall Perform it

The Lord Shall Perform It _ _ _ The Lord Shall Perform it http://www.theLordshallperformit.devotions@fertiileground.com/RestinMe http://www.fertiileground.theLordshallperformit.devotions@wordpress.com/ResttinMe 2021 July 01"There shall be a performance" (Luk_1:45)."My words shall be fulfilled in their season" (their fixed appointed time) (Greek, Luk_1:20). There shall be a performance of those thingsThat loving heart hath waited long to see;Those words shall be fulfilled … Continue reading The Lord Shall Perform it