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A Sunday Spiritual Hymn!

Sunday, June 12, 2011

A Blessed Morning to Everyone! This is a fairly new hymn, with the words and music created by Ken Young in 1993. It is a beautiful hymn that was inspired by Ps89:1, " I will sing of the mercies of the Lord for ever; with my mouth will I make known thy faithfulness to all generations".

TITLE: FAITHFUL LOVE

1. Faithful love flowing down from the thorn covered crown,
Makes me whole, saves my soul, washes whiter than snow.
Faithful love calms each fear, reaches down, dries each tear;
Holds my hand when I can't stand on my own.
(REFRAIN)

2. Faithful love is a friend just when hope seems to end,
Welcome face, sweet embrace, tender touch filled with grace.
Faithful love, endless power, living flame, Spiirit's fire;
Burning bright in the night, guiding my way.
(REFRAIN)

REFRAIN:
Faithful love from above came to earth to show the Father's love.
And I'll never be the same, for I've seen faithful love face to face,
And Jesus is His name.

God Bless Everyone, Vic.

  
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CRYSTLE4HIMTX10 6/12/2011 12:51PM

    Thank you for sharing.

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A Saturday Spiritual Hymn!

Saturday, June 11, 2011

Aloha Everyone! Today's hymn is fairly new. The words and the music was created by Beaker in 1991, and the music was arranged again by Ken Young in 1993. The inspiration for this lovely hymn came from Ps 63:1, "O God, thou art my God, early will I seek thee,...."

TITLE: STEP BY STEP

1. O God, You are my God, and I will ever praise You.
I will seek You in the morning,
And I will learn to walk in Your ways,
And step by step You'll lead me,
And I will follow You all of my days.

DS:
And I will follow You all of my days,
And I will follow You all of my days,
And step by step You'll lead me,
And I will follow You all of my days.

God Bless Everyone and Have A GREAT WEEKEND, Vic.

  
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JAMER123 6/11/2011 11:05PM

    Lovely song. Thanks for posting and sharing!! emoticon emoticon emoticon

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CRYSTLE4HIMTX10 6/11/2011 6:41PM

    Beautiful

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WANTSZU 6/11/2011 5:51PM

    I like this hymn also. Easy to sing.

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NELLIEC 6/11/2011 3:15PM

    My church sings this fairly frequently. I enjoy it!

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A Friday Prayer and Message!

Friday, June 10, 2011

Gooooooooooooood Morning Everyone! Thank you for all your wonderful responses and comments. Give God all the glory and praise.

PRAYER: "Loving and Merciful Father, Creator of everthing in this universe. Teach us to be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, and faithful in prayer. Help us to be the person of powerful prayers. Teach us to be prayer warriors. We do not want to be a person that prays sporadically, but rather one who is filled with joy and hope and prays without ceasing.
Show us how to grow in our faith. Enable us to reach up to You with loving and grateful hearts as we apply Your word to our life. Enable us to always come before You with sincere hearts. This we pray in the blessed name of Jesus who died for us, Amen!"

MESSAGE: Following Jesus!
1. In STEP 9 "Substituting Good habits For Bad Ones", we have a practical guideleine for changing our life to God's will.
a. Eph 4:22-24, commanded us to "put off the old man, put on the new man, by renewing the spirit of our mind".
b. Eph 4:25 thru 5:2, gives us five sinful habits we are to discard and replace.
1. Replace lying with truth by speaking the truth in love.
2. Replace sinful anger with brief indigation and deny the Devil an opportunity.
3. Replace theft with hard work so we can have the means to meet needs.
4. Replace foul language with gracious speech in order to build up others.
5. Replace resentment and wrath with kindness and forgiveness since we have been forgiven.
2. THINK ABOUT THIS! Not only does the scripture tell us "WHAT" we must do to change, but it provides also the "HOW annd WHY". This is just a start in the right direction, and God is helping us to change. Which of the five is still a stumbling block for you? To Be Continued Monday!

May God help us to be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer and grateful for His help. In His Love, Grace and Mercy, Vic.

  
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EAGLEDALEGIRL 6/10/2011 11:48AM

    thanks agian you are always right on

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TECAVINESS 6/10/2011 11:33AM

    Super blog. Thanks so much for sharing it. Really great way to start the weekend.

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BITTYGIRL51 6/10/2011 11:09AM

    Amen!

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A Thursday Prayer and Message!

Thursday, June 09, 2011

A Glorious Morning To Everyone! Swimming is such a great workout! Everyone ought to try it. Praise God!

PRAYER: " Awesome Father, Loving God! We thank You for the Spirit that helps us in our weaknesses: that helps us to pray when we can't find the right words to express our feelings and concerns. We are grateful that the Holy Spirit intercedes for us in accordance with Your will. He knows Your will, He knows our needs, and He know what to pray. Guide us and teach us through Your Spirit when we have exhausted all words. Enable us to communicate our deepest thoughts, feelings, fears and doubts, so that our prayers may reach the awesome heart of our loving God. These things we ask in the blessed name of Jesus our Lord, Amen!"

MESSAGE: Following Jesus!
1. Let's now move on to STEP #8 - Diligently Practice What Is Right!
a. All the knowledge in the world is of no value unless we apply that knowledge to our life.
b. All the good attitudes in the world will not get the job done unless we follow up with actions.
c. 1 Cor 15:58 instructs as follows:
1. Be ye steadfast.
2. Be ye unmovable.
3. Be always abounding in the work of the Lord.
4. WHY? Because our labor in the Lord is never in vain.
d. James 1:22-25 commands us to be DOERS of the word, and not just hearers only. WHY? Because "Hearers only" deceive themselves.
2. THINK ABOUT THIS! We change only when we compel ourselves to do what is right. And God tells us what is right. Then we need to repeat it over and over again until it becomes "second nature" to us. God doesn't promise us that the change will be easy, but does promise us that it is possible. How diligent are you to obey His word and to do what it says? To Be Conntinued Tomorrow.

May God bless us as we become true "DOERS" of the Word, and not just hearers only.
In His Love, Vic.

  
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NELLIEC 6/9/2011 4:08PM

    Indeed we should be doers of the Word!

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BITTYGIRL51 6/9/2011 3:51PM

    Great message, Vic. I couldn't agree more. The word is true and right...and those that follow will have victory. emoticon

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CATHEMARIE 6/9/2011 10:36AM

    emoticon Glory be to God!

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A Wednesday Prayer and Message!

Wednesday, June 08, 2011

A Blessed Morning To Everyone! We had a GOOOOOOOOOOD RAIN yesterday. Thank You Lord! Give God all the glory.

PRAYER: "Loving Father, Redeeming God! Help us to remember the picture of what You have done for us and what You are doing for us. You have made us the greatest nation in this world. Yet, the same problems which headline today's news are found in the first eleven chapters of the Book of Genesis. These problems grow from disobedience to Your Word, deception, greed and rebellion on our part. Have we not learned anything from history? Out of Your great love for us, You have called us into a personal relationship with You; You have given us Your Laws, You have given us Your Promises and Jesus to motivate us unto righteous living. Yet, our nation stands in the midst of corruption, greed and wickedness. Still, You have separated us for Yourself aa a Holy nation. You provide hope to us beyond our many failures. Oh, preserve Your Word that paints the picture of salvation to the faithful. Forgive us of our failures and shortcomings. Be merciful unto us and enable Your Love to work and guide us unto glory and heaven. This we pray in the glorious name of Jesus our Redeemer, Amen!"

MESSAGE: Following Jesus!
1. Let's look now at STEP #7 - Seek Help From Other Christians!
a. James 5:16 teaches us three things:
1. To confess our faults one to another.
2. To pray for one another.
3. WHY? That we may be healed.
b. Gal 6:2 teaches us to "bear one another's burdens". WHY? In doing so we fulfill the law of Christ.
c. Matt 5:24 teaches us to reconcile ourselves, one to another. WHY? That we may be acceptable unto God.
d. Heb 10:24 innstructs us to consider one another to stir us up unto love and good works. WHY? This is doing God's will.
e. Heb 3:13 tells us to exhort one another daily. WHY? To prevent deceitfulness.
2. THINK ABOUT THIS! God has given us each other to help us when healing is needed; to guide us when we are lost; to encourage us when edification is needed. This is why God sent Jesus to us. Why then do se seek isolation and separation when we should be seeking unity and holiness. AHHHH! Satan is at work. To whom do you belong? To Be Continued Tomorrow.

May God help us to see the BIG PICTURE of LIFE so we can make the right decisions.
In His Love, Vic.

  
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