Zephaniah 3:17 reminds us that God is musical and He rejoices and sings over you. - -
The LORD your God in the midst of you is mighty; he will save, he will rejoice over you with joy; he will quiet you with his love, he will rejoice over you with singing.
Sunday, January 5, 2014
God is Still Speaking
God is Still Speaking
Jeremiah 31: 13bFor I will turn
their mourning to joy, I will comfort them, and make them rejoice rather than
from Pastor Jerry’s sermon, as he related the Children of Israel had been
wandering and been in captivity due to their rebellion to serve and worship the
true God. God gave a promise that if they would return to Him, he would bring them back to their land.
area where they had been living had seen turbulent and violent times and there
still is war and fighting in those areas even until this day.
prophets warned the people to repent and turn from their evil ways, and God
would bring them back into their land.
can liken this story to a spiritual happening when we have lost our way, and will return and confess our turning away from God, he promises to bring us into
reading and study of the Bible will unfold God's plans like a flower beginning to bloom. Gently more is revealed to us of God’s love and
protection as we discipline ourselves to sink deep into His Word.
is still speaking and as we study the Bible he will speak into our hearts
revealing his direction for our lives.
66 books of the Bible have been set and the cannon is closed and nothing more
can be added.Yet even today many new
manuscripts have been discovered and they are of great interest to many.
are reminded that John remarked that if all the works of Jesus could be written
into books, the world could not contain them all.
new year is a time to reflect and make new decisions to follow close to Jesus.
told a story of a man who ran to catch a bus.He finally made it and as he hopped on the step, his first words were:“Where is this bus going?”
is a good thing to understand where we are headed before we hop on just any
is much senseless noise telling us to go this way or that.It is up to us to plant our feet firmly on
God’s scriptural path and to commit to HIS destination which is heaven.
can’t go back to yesterday, because today we are a different person.
Allen once made a statement that proves true today. “Never place a period where
God has placed a comma!
that God is Still Speaking today - -Are