You will find the number 40 in the Bible 146 times. This number represents a time of testing. Moses spent 40 years in Egypt.He spent 40 years in the wilderness.He spent 40 days on Mount Sinai twice.He sent in the spies for 40 to investigate the Promise Land.Jonah warned Nineveh, of her destruction, for 40 … Continue reading A Forty-two Day Fast
Matthew 27:50-53 “And Jesus cried out again in a loud voice, and yielded up His Spirit. Then, behold, the veil of the temple was torn from top to bottom; and the earth quaked, and the rocks were split, and the graves were open; and many bodies of the saints who had fallen asleep were raised; … Continue reading There’s A Whole of Shaking Going ON!
The other day I woke up from my nap with “Humpty Dumpty” on my mind. I at first thought that it was because having our granddaughter over for the weekend. And, then came the thought that some nursery rhymes have hidden meanings, but not the Word of God for His children. “Humpty Dumpty”, they say, … Continue reading The Living Word
We have three birds, and the other day I was cleaning their cages. We put the dogs outside so that the birds could fly around the house. It has been awhile since they have been able to do this due to the weather. What I immediately noticed is that they were not flying. They used … Continue reading Are You Living A Free Life
Today was a day of listening and reflection. There is a man that I work with, and he and I just do not get along. We are like oil and water, fire and ice, and fish and ice cream. I think you get the point. We bring out the worst of each other. I cannot … Continue reading No Nesting Here
Several weeks ago, I had the opportunity to hear Gene Wiseman speak. He spoke of many things, however one thing sparked in me and it is growing. He talked of his brother and made this statement: “I am not him and he is not me, but we are a part of one another. Jesus is … Continue reading Who Do I Say You Are?
Before we get to the lesson, I would like to thank the Cornerstone family. They helped tremendously with this lesson; providing me with several more nuggets. This past Sunday our pastor preached on God is in the process, He is process oriented. He used Daniel to illustrate this. In Daniel 10:12-13 – “Do not fear, … Continue reading Are You Fickle?