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God’s Promises

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“Every promise in the Book is mine. Every chapter, every verse, every line….” We are all familiar with that little chorus we sang years ago. We worshiped and felt so blessed about every promise being ours! But, frankly, I really don’t want some of the promises in the Bible. One of those promises says, “The soul that sinneth, it shall die” (Ezekiel 18:20, KJV). That’s a promise, but I don’t want to claim that promise for myself. However, there are many promises in the Bible we can cling to. God gave a promise to Abraham in Genesis 12:2-3: “And I…

There are so many times in my life when I have felt forgotten. Even though I know God hears every prayer and loves me without conditions, I have questioned Him concerning the lapse of time it takes Him to respond to my petitions and requests. I have looked up to the sky and asked, “Have you forgotten about me?” God remembers every promise He has made to you. His word is tried and proven and He is an on time God. God Remembered Noah “And God remembered Noah, and every living thing, and all the cattle that was with him…

“But I will not drive them out in a single year … little by little I will drive them out before you, until you have increased enough to take possession of the land.” Exodus 23:29-30, NIV. These scriptures are not on the highlight reel of the Bible but when I read over them the other day the words, “little by little” lit up my spirit. God promised the nation of Israel that He would give them land abundant with material wealth and promised to provide their day-to-day necessities. They probably thought, “Wow God, that’s awesome – thanks.” What they didn’t know at…