" O God, I have tasted Thy goodness, and it has both satisfied me and made me thirsty for more. I am painfully conscious of my need for further grace. I am ashamed of my lack of desire, O Triune God, I want to want Thee; I long to be filled with longing; I thirst to be made more thirsty still. Show me Thy glory, I pray Thee, so that I may know Thee indeed.
Begin in mercy a new work of love within me. Say to my soul, 'Rise up my love.my fair one, and come away'. Then give me the…Continue
Added by Charles Burwell on October 17, 2013 at 12:25pm — No Comments
After reading a few of the recent posts I was reminded of something that I believe the Lord would like me to share. This is for all who feel unloved or unaccepted , or simply ' not good enough'. I have ( and to some extent still do )
experienced all of these in my life.
Sometimes the Lord teaches us the greatest truths in the simpliest situations. I guess ist's something like the simple things of God cofounding the greatest wisdom of men.
He taught me…Continue
I just finished watching a movie entitled' Amish Grace ' . It told the story of the murders of several young amish girls in their small school in a town called Nickel Mines. It is a true story and happened a few years ago ( I don't remember exactly how many).
A man went into the school house and began shooting the children, Several young girls died and 5 others were wounded. The man was then killed He left a note saying that he was doing this to ' get back at God for his own…Continue
I was sitting in service tonight listening to the Pastor speak about ' grace in the wilderness' , from Jer 31:1-2.
One of the examples he used was the woman with the ' issue of blood' that encountered Jesus. As the pastor related the story the Lord took my mind to a different part of the story than the one the pastor was on.
He mentioned that the woman received a miracle at the time of her greatest need. While it cannot be argued that she did the Lord seemed to…Continue