Tag Archives: love

In the Middle of a Storm?

Just as an occurrence of bad weather can stop us in our tracks and disrupt our plans, so can the storms of life. In these storms, we experie [...]

Turning Back To God

In the midst of tumult, stress and the pressures of life, it is very easy for us to allow our negative side to take over and propel us into [...]

The Prodigal

Most of us are familiar with the parable that Jesus told about the loving father (a prototype of God) and his reckless, hedonistic son (a pr [...]

The Greatest Power

There is no power –whether evil or good- that is greater than the power of love. God tells His children to have deep, strong, consistent, [...]

True Compassion

The Merriam-Webster dictionary states: compassion is a feeling of wanting to help someone who is sick, hungry, in trouble, etc. Many hurting [...]

Without Love, All is in Vain

Loving God, ourselves, and others is the vital ingredient that keeps us feeling alive and pushing forward in our walk of faith. It is the po [...]

Tearing Down-Letting Go-Building Up

Our spiritual selves are ever in the process of being renewed and remodeled into a fuller and more perfect likeness of Him Who created us.  [...]

Tossed on the Waves of Fear and Doubt

Like the arrival of a sudden storm at sea, we will all experience times of unexpected difficulty and trouble in our lives. Whatever the prob [...]

Letting Go of Fear

Often the Lord compares His children to sheep because we share many similarities, especially the being afraid part. Our hearts fear the past [...]

Pour Out Your Heart through Prayer

www.deborahbyrd.org Join me, everyone! Trust only in God every moment! Tell him all your troubles and Pour out your heart-longings to him. B [...]

Continue in God’s Love

Being full of God’s love is the zenith of spiritual maturity! Our loving God longs for us to grow in His grace, which will take us to a hi [...]

Show Me What Love is Jesus

Most believers recognize 1Corinthians 13 as the Bible’s love chapter. This New Testament section enlightens us as to what God’s higher l [...]

Discovering Our True Identity

We come into this world seeking after our true identity, and longing to be loved. If our parents of origin were full of God’s grace, and s [...]

A Legacy of Faith and Love

“Fathers, don’t exasperate your children to anger, but raise them up with loving discipline and counsel that brings the revelation of ou [...]

Yielding to Extravagant Love

God has called us to live a life of freedom in the Holy Spirit. Yet this wonderful freedom is not given to us as an opportunity to set up ba [...]

The Great Day of Christ Return

Today, many Christians believe we are living in the end times of the age, and the return of Jesus Christ is close at hand. But many Christia [...]

God Desire to Use Our Words

As follower of Christ, we are told that God desires to use what we say to help and encourage those who are able and willing to hear. In othe [...]

A Beautiful Mother

“Her children rise up and call her blessed (happy, fortunate, and to be envied)” Proverbs 31:28. On this Mother’s Day I would like to [...]

Faith Pleases God

What pleases God? We might answer: being a good person, going to church, helping people, and so forth. Although a “good work” in and of [...]

Jesus in the Temple

Jesus walked to Jerusalem, when the time was close for the Jewish Passover to begin. Jesus always walked in the way of compassion which is a [...]

Feeling Defeated by Anger or Hurt?

Anger and Hurt are like a hand and glove, and generally speaking these emotions are layered in our hearts when we have experienced some type [...]

Supernatural Love

What does pure, supernatural “God love” look like? Many people on this earth believe God loves “good” people and does not love “ba [...]

Freedom from True and False Guilt

God did not send his Son into the world to judge and condemn the world, but to be its Savior and rescue it! So now there is no longer any co [...]

The Day of Trouble

“May the Lord answer you in the day of trouble! May the name of the God of Jacob set you up on high [and defend you]” (Psalm 20:1). We h [...]

Is Your Heart Broken?

“He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds [curing their pains and their sorrows]” (Psalm147:3). We all have experienced circ [...]

Freedom to Love

“He replied to him, ‘You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind [intellect]. Thi [...]

Enduring Love

“Love endures long and is patient and kind”(1 Corinthians 13:4a). Sometimes the experience of loving and being loved generates w [...]

Fear Not Little Flock

“Do not be seized with alarm and struck with fear, little flock, for it is your Father’s good pleasure to give you the kingdom” (Luke [...]

The Spirit of Fear

  “For God did not give us a spirit of timidity [of cowardice, of craven and cringing and fawning fear], but [He has given us a spiri [...]

The Spirit of Rejection

Isaiah 43:18-19 Do not [earnestly] remember the former things; neither consider the things of old. Behold, I am doing a new thing!  Now it [...]

Overcoming in Spite of Fear

“What time I am afraid, I will trust in thee” (Psalm 56:3). Fear is a powerful emotion that Satan uses to defeat us spiritually, emotion [...]

Powerful Love

“[Now] before the Passover Feast began, Jesus knew [was fully aware] that the time had come for Him to leave this world and return to the [...]

The Power of Unconditional Love

lPeter4:8 Above all things have intense and unfailing love for one another, for love covers a multitude of sins [forgives and disregards the [...]

A Legacy of Faith and Love

I would like to honor the memory of my wonderful Daddy, on this Father’s Day! Daddy has been in heaven for sixteen years now, yet there ar [...]

“IN TIMES LIKE THESE, WE NEED A SAVIOR”

“In the world you have tribulation and trials and distress and frustrations; but be of good cheer [take courage; be confident, certain, un [...]

Fear Not, Little Flock

“Do not be seized with alarm and struck with fear, little flock, for it is your Father’s good pleasure to give you the kingdom” (Luke [...]

Overcoming Fear

For God did not give us a spirit of timidity (of cowardice, of craven and cringing and fawning fear), but (He has given us a spirit) of powe [...]

Enduring Love

“Love endures long and is patient and kind”(1 Corinthians 13:4a). Sometimes the experience of loving and being loved generates w [...]

Being Listened To

The Lord listens and heeds when I call to Him.   Psalms 4: 3b Listen to my words, O Lord, give heed to my sighing and groaning. Psalms 5:1 [...]

Our Comforting God

“In the multitude of my [anxious] thoughts within me, Your comforts cheer and delight my soul!”(Psalm 94:19). Time and again in everyday [...]

The God Who Sees in Secret

  “And your Father Who sees in secret will reward you openly” (Matthew 6:4b). God recognizes every act of service and love we do fo [...]

The Key to Loving Others

“Teacher, what kind of commandment is great and important in the Law”, He replied: You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart [...]

Love Covers

“Above all things have intense and unfailing love for one another, for love covers a multitude of sins [forgives and disregards the offens [...]

A Surrendered Life

“Then Mary said, Behold, I am the handmaiden of the Lord; let it be done to me according to what you have said. And the angel left “Luke [...]

Jesus Loves Me

I can recall the song as I write the title:   Yes Jesus Loves me… Yes Jesus Loves me… Yes, Jesus Loves me… The Bible [...]
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