A friend walked up to me, “Are you going to call?” She said before she left the house, “the Lord told me to agree with you in prayer.” Because she obeyed God, I received the answer I was praying for. Thank You, Jesus!
Corrie ten Boom says, “love and obedience” in Not I, But Christ.
“But Samuel replied: “Does the LORD delight in burnt offerings and sacrifices as much as in obeying the LORD? To obey is better than sacrifice, and to heed is better than the fat of rams.” 1 Samuel 15:22 (NIV)
Jesus in John 21:17, “Do you love Me?”
Proverbs 1:23, (NKJV), “Turn at my rebuke; Surely I will pour out my spirit on you; I will make my words known to you.”
Psalm 104:7, “At Your rebuke they fled; At the voice of Your thunder they hastened away.”
Thank You for lovingly teaching us, Father. Let us worship and glorify You by hearing and obeying You.
“My son, do not despise the chastening of the Lord,
Nor detest His correction;
For whom the Lord loves He corrects,
Just as a father the son in whom he delights.” Prov 3:11-12
Verse 17, “Until I went into the sanctuary of God; Then I understood their end.”
Verses 23-24, “Nevertheless I am continually with You; You hold me by my right hand. You will guide me with Your counsel, And afterward receive me to glory.”
Verse 28, “But it is good for me to draw near to God; I have put my trust in the Lord God, That I may declare all Your works.”
Jesus tells him, “the kingdom of God is near you,”
“Your kingdom come. Your will be done in earth, as it is in heaven.” Matt 6:10.