Posts tagged with ‘Peace’

1/19/22 PEACE RULES THE DAY WHEN CHRIST RULES THE HEART

by Barry Lovett

“These things I have written to you who believe in the name of the Son of God, that you may know that you have eternal life.”  I John 5:13   Life is often like observing live sporting events.  There are shocks and surprises, frustrations, and fears because we are unsure of the outcome.  Followers of Christ can draw comfort, however, […]

4/28/21 THOSE WHO WAIT ON THE LORD SHALL RENEW THEIR STRENGTH

by Barry Lovett

“Casting all your care upon him, for he cares for you.” I Peter 5:7 We need a place to reduce the pressures of life.  A personal devotional time can be that place where burdens are lifted.  There we can cast all our care upon the Lord.  By focusing on God’s sufficiency, we can experience His peace.  “Those who wait on […]

11/12/20 WHEN WE TRUST THE POWER OF GOD, WE WILL EXPERIENCE THE PEACE OF GOD

by Barry Lovett

“Be my rock of refuge, a fortress of defense to save me.”  Psalm 31:2. When we face opposition and persecution because we are doing what’s right, remember God is our “rock of refuge, a fortress of defense”. He is our reliable source of strength and protection.  When we trust the power of God, we will experience the […]

7/7/20 WHEN WE KEEP OUR MIND ON GOD, GOD KEEPS OUR MIND AT PEACE

by Barry Lovett

“You will keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on You.” Isaiah 26:3. The believer who is confident of God’s providence, who rests in His grace, and who relies on His Holy Spirit will experience the miracle of His quieting peace.  When we keep our mind on God, God keeps our mind at peace.