Category Archives: Sounding the Shofar eBook and Related Posts
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God’s Word is True! It is ‘Yea’ and ‘Amen’. God is not a man, that he should lie (Numbers 23:19). Satan is a liar, the father of lies (John 8:44).
The devil said (to me): ‘You have severe osteoporosis. You will fall and break your back; you may be a cripple. Or you can fracture your hip or any of your bones- even without a fall!’
But God said,
‘Many are the afflictions of the righteous: but the LORD delivereth him out of them all. HE KEEPETH ALL HIS BONES: NOT ONE OF THEM IS BROKEN.’ (Psa 34:19-20)
I have faith in God’s Word. Let us all have faith in His Word!
Let us hold fast the profession of our faith without wavering; (for he is faithful that promised;). (Heb 10:23)
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Do you want to be blessed by God?
Blessings come only by obedience to God and to His Word. If we are disobedient, we will not be blessed, but instead we will reap His disfavor and curses. The opposite of blessings are curses. We can read about this from Genesis to Revelation, more specifically Leviticus 26 and in Deuteronomy Chapter 28, which in my King James Version, is titled, ‘Obedience Blessed’. I suggest a careful reading of these chapters which shows how God will honor those who take Him seriously and will bless their lives and their nation. Having a good testimony for all to see will result in God making you:
“the head, and not the tail; and thou shalt be above only and thou shalt not be beneath, if that thou hearken unto the commandments of the LORD thy God, which I command thee this day, to observe and to do them:
And thou shalt not go aside from any of the words which I command thee this day, to the right hand, or to the left, to go after other gods to serve them.” (Deut 28:10, 13-14)
God is looking for those who are faithful to listen and obey Him uncompromisingly, and without hypocrisy. His Word is “Yea” and “Amen”; it is clear as black and white, with no gray areas in between. When we are obedient children, we show God how much we love Him by worshipping and honoring Him only, doing what is pleasing to Him that brings glory to His name.
(Excerpt from Sounding the Shofar eBook, ch. 9 ‘How God Feels About Us’.)
Link to eBook and Table of Contents- a good chapter to begin with is Chapter 2, ‘How God Feels About Us.’