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The Power Of The Word Of God

The Power Of The Word Of God

“So shall My word be that goeth forth out of My mouth: it shall not return unto Me void, but it shall accomplish that which I please, and it shall prosper in the thing whereto I sent it.”  – Isaiah 55:11 Notice what the verse does not say… So shall God’s word be that...

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Seed And Bread

Seed And Bread

“For as the rain cometh down, and the snow from heaven, and returneth not thither, but watereth the earth, and maketh it bring forth and bud, that it may give seed to the sower, and bread to the eater:” –Isaiah 55:10 This verse is a metaphor –but for what? If we stop...

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As The Heavens Are Higher Than The Earth

As The Heavens Are Higher Than The Earth

“For as the heavens are higher then the earth, so are my ways higher then your ways, and my thoughts then your thoughts. ” (Isaiah 55:9) I hear both rebuke and exhortation here. God says earlier in the chapter that we are double minded - “Wherefore do you spend...

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Receiving The Thoughts And Ways Of God

Receiving The Thoughts And Ways Of God

“For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, saith the LORD.” (Isaiah 55:8) As I began meditating on Isaiah 55:8, I was pricked with a sense of sadness. I was saddened by the reality of separation.  God is thinking thoughts. God has ways of...

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Forsaking Your Thoughts

Forsaking Your Thoughts

“Let the wicked forsake his way, and the unrighteous man his thoughts: and let him return unto the Lord, and he will have mercy upon him; and to our God, for he will abundantly pardon.” Isaiah 55:7 Perhaps you have heard before of the need to forsake your wrong ways....

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Am I Seeking The Lord?

Am I Seeking The Lord?

“Seek ye the Lord while he may be found, call ye upon him while he is near” Isaiah 55:6 "Lord, am I seeking You? Am I seeking You while You may be found and calling upon You while You are near? You said, “Ask and it shall be given to you, seek and you shall find...

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Calling To Strangers

Calling To Strangers

" "Behold, thou shalt call a nation that thou knowest not, and nations that knew not thee shall run unto thee because of the Lord thy God, and for the Holy One of Israel; for he hath glorified thee.” Isaiah 55:5 What would make you reach out to a stranger, or compel a...

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Experiencing God’s Faithfulness In Trials

Experiencing God’s Faithfulness In Trials

“Behold, I have given him for a witness to the people, a leader and commander to the people.”  Isaiah 55:4 This verse speaks of God’s care for His people. He gave David as a witness of His faithfulness, keeping power, and His sufficiency to meet all of David’s needs,...

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What Is Your Life?

What Is Your Life?

"Incline your ear, and come unto me: hear, and your soul shall live; and I will make an everlasting covenant with you, even the sure mercies of David."  Isaiah 55:3 "O LORD, deliver my soul from lying lips and from a deceitful tongue." What is your life? What does it...

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Are You Hungry?

Are You Hungry?

"Wherefore do ye spend money for that which is not bread? and your labour for that which satisfieth not? hearken diligently unto me, and eat ye that which is good, and let your soul delight itself in fatness." Isaiah 55:2 Part 1: “Why do you spend your money for that...

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Are You Thirsty?

Are You Thirsty?

“Ho! Every one that thirsteth, come ye to the waters, and he that hath no money; come ye, buy, and eat; yea, come, buy wine and milk without money and without price.” Isaiah 55:1 "Father Have Your speaking in my speaking and teach us by Your Spirit, that we might know...

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The Journey Challenge Is On For January 2019!

The Journey Challenge Is On For January 2019!

The Journey Challenge is on for January 2019! We are so excited to announce that we are planning to have our annual Journey Challenge in January 2019! We are thrilled to see what God has in store as we dig into a passage of Scripture together and begin to memorize it...

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Congratulations!

Congratulations!

Congratulations on completing the 2018 Journey Challenge! We are so grateful for each one of you that were able to participate in the challenge. We hope that each and every person that participated in the Challenge does not see this as an end but rather as a beginning...

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Completing the Challenge!

Completing the Challenge!

Praise the Lord for all that he has been revealing to us from this wonderful, rich chapter of Scripture! As we have meditated on the truths contained in this chapter we have begun to see that God has done so much for us as believers! He has spoken well of us in the...

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Take Time To Finish Memorizing Ephesians 1

Take Time To Finish Memorizing Ephesians 1

Praise the Lord that His Word is living, active and powerful! As you may have noticed yesterday's post was on the last verse of Ephesians 1! We intentionally finished a couple days early to give you time to finish memorizing Ephesians 1 and to sure up your memory on...

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