Heaven’s Gift – Jesus

It looks bad around us…keep your heart in JESUS!! HEAVEN’S GIFT Blessed night, so many years ago gone by,  God looked upon mere man and felt his need To be redeemed of sin that bound him tight And sent a babe our pressing sins to free His birth was unpretentious in all ways – No […]

One of My Favorite Hymns

“Let me see hmmmm after thinking about it for a few days. I went right back to the first one that came to mind ‘I Surrender All’. There are a few that came to mind for I feel I lived a few. Glory to God. This hymn made me come to the altar in floods […]

Whose Reflection Are You?

MJ Johnson, In His Service REFLECTION Lord help me be a light for You, In all I do and say, Let me reflect Your countenance  In each and every day. Teach me to live my life for You, In purity of heart, No hold on earth and earthly things, Each day a new, fresh start. […]

Become A Good Thinker

Melody Acey, In His Service   ‘For as he thinks in his heart, so is he.’ Proverbs 23:7 NKJV With practice, you can become a good thinker. Observe two things: (1) Good thinkers have foresight. ‘The plans of the diligent lead to profit’ (Proverbs 21:5 NIV). The word diligent means ‘to work, study, and plan.’ […]

Hold Me Close

Hold Me Close In happy times I thank You, And feel strength beyond my own. And when my heart is breaking, I know I’m not alone. In discouragement as I struggle, And it settles like a cloud, Then I come in prayer before You, In Your presence meekly bow. For our feelings are such wispy […]

I Left the Light On

MJ Johnson, In His Service I Left the Light On I love that I can meet with You, Within my humble home, And as I bow and pray to You, I need no steepled dome. I only need a tiny space Where I can find Your presence Where I can bring my heart to rest, […]

The Privilege of Prayer

MJ Johnson, In His Service PRAYER When we say a prayer and bow our knee, And come before the Lord, Oh to know the power in this gift, To understand His Word. To be there that day when Jesus died, When He suffered on the Cross. When for our sake He gave it all, So […]

Peace

Breath of Life           by MJ Johnson “Peace” isn’t found in what I do, But rather in my heart, For true peace comes in knowing God,  And being set apart. And as I kneel and pray to Him I bow my head and wait To feel that breath of life come […]

Talk to God

Effective prayer occurs when you talk to God and listen to what God is saying to you. When a need arises today, talk to God about it. Upon the authority of God’s Word, when you are sick, request your spiritual leaders to pray over you. Prayer should be your first choice, not your last. Something […]

It Matters to Me About You

“In the early part of 1982 I had exhausted every effort to find a much needed job. I felt like giving up. Many of my friends were getting jobs left and right. But it seemed I just could not land that position I wanted. Yes, I wanted a position instead of a job. I had recently given my life to […]