Delights from the Lord

by Beth Fore “Your love, O LORD, reachesto the heavens, your faithfulnessto the skies.   Your righteousness islike the mighty mountains, your justicelike the great deep.  O LORD, you preserveboth man and beast.  How priceless is your unfailinglove!  Both high and low among men find refuge in theshadow of your wings. They feast on the abundanceofContinue reading “Delights from the Lord”

Help Me See Through Your Eyes

“For God so loved the worldthat he gave his oneand only Son, that whoeverbelieves in him shall notperish but have eternal life.” (John 3:16 NIV) “A new command I give you:Love one another.  As Ihave loved you, so youmust love one another.By this all men will knowthat you are my disciples,if you love one another.”Continue reading “Help Me See Through Your Eyes”

Joy Comes in the Morning

by Beth Fore “Satisfy usin the morning withyour unfailing love, thatwe may sing for joy and be gladall our days.  Make us glad for asmany days as you have afflicted us,for as many years as we have seentrouble.  May your deeds be shownto your servants, your splendor totheir children.  May the favor ofthe Lord ourContinue reading “Joy Comes in the Morning”

Refined and Made Perfect

“In this you greatlyrejoice, though now for alittle while you may have hadto suffer grief in all kinds of trials.These have come so that your faith—of greaterworth than gold, which perishes eventhough refined by fire—may beproved genuine and may resultin praise, glory and honor whenJesus Christ is revealed.”(1 Peter 1:6-7 NIV) Refined and Made PerfectContinue reading “Refined and Made Perfect”

The Holy Spirit Gives Me Life

by Beth Fore For if you live accordingto the sinful nature, you will die; butif by the Spirit you put to deaththe misdeeds of the body, you willlive, because those who are led by theSpirit of God are sons of God.For you did not receive a spiritthat makes you a slave again to fear,but youContinue reading “The Holy Spirit Gives Me Life”

The Alabaster Jar

by Beth Fore “Leave her alone,” said Jesus. “Why are you bothering her?She has done a beautiful thing to me.The poor you will always have with you,and you can help them any time you want. But you will not always have me.  She didwhat she could.  She poured perfume onmy body beforehand to prepare formy burial. IContinue reading “The Alabaster Jar”

May Beauty Surround You

by Beth Fore But let all who takerefuge in you be glad;let them ever sing for joy.Spread your protection overthem, that those who loveyour name may rejoicein you.  For surely, LORD,you bless the righteous;you surround them withyour favor as with a shield. (Psalm 5:11-12 NIV) May Beauty Surround You May beauty surround you,and God’s fragranceContinue reading “May Beauty Surround You”