24 March

"For freedom Christ has set us free; stand firm therefore,
and do not submit again to a yoke of slavery.”
Galatians 5:1 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
Law and lifestyle won't save us,
hearts turn cruel and so callous.
Pray to Jesus and discuss,
to be freed from fear and fuss.
Hop on board His 'Good News bus';
faith in Him makes us righteous. Hallelujah!

Read more: 24 March

23 March

"Whoever believes in the Son has eternal life;
whoever does not obey the Son shall not see life,
but the wrath of God remains on him.”
John 3:36 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
God our Father rules our land;
Put “all things” in Jesus "hand".
Jesus has our own life planned;
on the Cross sins nailed and banned.
Let’s rejoice and understand;
Jesus gives us Life that's grand. Hallelujah!

Read more: 23 March

22 March

"So then, as we have opportunity, let us do good to everyone,
and especially to those who are of the household of faith."
Galatians 6:10 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
Jesus walked a lonely road;
to the Cross where his blood flowed.
There His great love was bestowed;
centre of our Christian code.
But more mercy then was showed;
His Spirit helps bear our great load. Hallelujah!

Read more: 22 March

21 March

"And there is salvation in no one else,
for there is no other name under heaven given among men
by which we must be saved.”
Acts 4:12 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
See Peter preach with great boldness,
before the crowd’s icy coldness.
See the man get complete wholeness,
dances with joy, no more lameness.
Jesus gives ‘great grace' and gladness;
'no other name', saves from sadness. Hallelujah!

Read more: 21 March

20 March

"Therefore do not be anxious about tomorrow, for tomorrow will be anxious for itself.
Sufficient for the day is its own trouble.”
Matthew 6:34 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
Look at the lilies with beauty so rare;
and chirpy sparrows that fly in the air.
God made all these things and really does care;
He meets all their needs, they never despair.
Let’s not ‘worry' what to eat, drink or wear;
but 'walk by faith' knowing Jesus is there. Hallelujah!

Read more: 20 March

19 March

"Better is open rebuke than hidden love.
Faithful are the wounds of a friend;
profuse are the kisses of an enemy."
Proverbs 27:5-6 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
It is hard to find a faithful friend;
who ‘loves at all times’ and won't pretend.
Some rules we forget, break, even bend;
but good friends tell us when we offend.
Mercy and love Lord Jesus will send;
He died on Calv'ry for our good end. Hallelujah!

Read more: 19 March

18 March

"The way of a fool is right in his own eyes,
but a wise man listens to advice.”
Proverbs 12:15 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
Solomon dreamed and asked God for wisdom;
He wanted 'good way' to rule his kingdom.
So he chose God, which for kings was seldom;
God blessed him more with favour and freedom.
Let's be wise and not live rough and random;
Jesus is 'good Way', to exclude boredom. Hallelujah!

Read more: 18 March

17 March

"This God - His way is perfect; the word of the Lord proves true;
He is a shield for all those who take refuge in Him.”
Psalms 18:30 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
God will protect, and bring us rescue;
when troubles trip, and still try pursue.
David was chased, but then right on cue;
God saved him from, King Saul's jealous crew.
Let’s trust the Lord, for His Word is true;
He'll ‘shield’ our dreams and keep them brand new. Hallelujah!

Read more: 17 March

16 March

"Whoever believes in me, as the Scripture has said,
'Out of his heart will flow rivers of living water.’”
John 7:38 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
When Moses hit rock in the wilderness;
fresh water gushed out, giving much goodness.
When we're in great need, and under some stress;
Lord Jesus the Rock, can us really bless.
Drink at His fountain, and seek forgiveness;
His Holy Spirit, then cleans up our mess. Hallelujah!

Read more: 16 March

15 March

"Therefore do not throw away your confidence, which has a great reward.
For you have need of endurance, so that when you have done the will of God
you may receive what is promised."
Hebrews 10:35-36 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
Let’s hold our hope in one accord;
if we endure God will reward.
Goliath boasted, teased and roared;
so David used sling, stone and sword.
Our little faith pleases the Lord;
God then steps in, gets peace restored. Hallelujah!

Read more: 15 March

14 March

The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want.
He makes me lie down in green pastures.
He leads me beside still waters.
He restores my soul.
He leads me in paths of righteousness for his name’s sake.”
Psalms 23:1-3 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
When we feel weak and almost done;
looking for hope and can’t find none.
Jesus then calls us one by one;
soothes our wounds, loves us by the ton.
Jesus the Shepherd, God’s own Son.
He’s ‘Chief’ and ‘Good’, our battle’s won. Hallelujah!

Read more: 14 March

13 March

"Finally, be strong in the Lord and in the strength of his might.”
Ephesians 6:10 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
The devil schemes every day;
to stop us trusting in God's Way.
So when tempted to go astray;
wear all God's armour, don't delay.
God's truth, righteousness, peace obey;
faith, salvation, God's word and pray. Hallelujah!

Read more: 13 March

12 March

"Whoever confesses that Jesus is the Son of God,
God abides in him, and he in God.”
1 John 4:15 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
Believe Jesus is God's Son;
God and human became One.
Calv'ry love did shock and stun;
died for sins of ev'ryone.
'Perfect love' in us begun;
walking in love we fear none. Hallelujah!

Read more: 12 March

11 March

“I have set the Lord always before me;
because He is at my right hand, I shall not be shaken.”
Psalms 16:8 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
My God will 'not abandon my soul';
He's 'at my right hand', in full control.
Though shock and sickness takes a bad toll;
God stays my refuge and still my goal.
The blood of Jesus cleanses me whole;
I still serve Him in a special role. Hallelujah!

Read more: 11 March

10 March

"Oh, taste and see that the Lord is good!
Blessed is the man who takes refuge in him!”
Psalms 34:8 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
What good things do we ask and crave?
mercy and that people behave.
David prayed for strength to be brave;
refuge from King Saul's rant and rave.
Grab the goodness that Jesus gave;
from sin and shame he came to save! Hallelujah!

Read more: 10 March

9 March

"Trust in the Lord forever,
for the Lord God is an everlasting rock.”
Isaiah 26:4 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
Our 'Rock of Ages' is so strong;
gives shelter when life-storms prolong.
'Cause Jesus died for all our wrong;
we know for sure that we belong.
So let's trust Jesus all day long;
then 'perfect peace' stays our new song. Hallelujah!

Read more: 9 March

8 March

"The Lord is far from the wicked,
but he hears the prayer of the righteous.”
Proverbs 15:29 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
Pride and bribes and plain out greed;
pull these out, they're noxious weed.
Plant our hearts with righteous seed;
meekness and truth, love we need.
When we pray as God decreed;
He comes near and hears indeed. Hallelujah!

Read more: 8 March

7 March

"May the Lord direct your hearts to the love of God
and to the steadfastness of Christ.”
2 Thessalonians 3:5 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
Let's be keen to do God's work;
from tradies to small town clerk.
Jesus loves...He did not shirk;
In the face… of scribes’ smirk.
Let's show love, and go berserk;
it disarms, what God's foes irk. Hallelujah!

Read more: 7 March

6 March

"I will praise you with an upright heart,
when I learn your righteous rules.”
Psalms 119:7 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
Although the rough neighbour ridicules;
let's always follow God's 'righteous rules.'
God's laws clearly give us good life tools;
teaches us more, than ten thousand schools.
Put off the 'old self', we lived like fools;
put on the 'new self', and shine like jewels. Hallelujah!

Read more: 6 March

5 March

"Heaven and earth will pass away,
but my words will not pass away.”
Matthew 24:35 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
When fig trees sprout their tender leaves;
summer's near, the farmer perceives.
The watchful saint also believes;
the 'signs of the times' never deceives.
Stay faithful, though streets run with thieves;
soon Christ returns, reigns and relieves. Hallelujah!

Read more: 5 March

4 March

"Jesus answered him, "If anyone loves me, he will keep my word, and my Father will love him, and we will come to him and make our home with him.”
John 14:23 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
We're not orphans, sad, lost and strayed;
homes in heaven shine pearl and jade.
On Calv'ry's Cross our peace was made;
God's will Jesus, loved and obeyed. 
Let's do the same when doubts invade;
our Helper says, 'your hopes won't fade.' Hallelujah!

Read more: 4 March

3 March

"Rejoice in hope, be patient in tribulation, be constant in prayer.”
Romans 12:12 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
To worldly ways we won't conform;
but use our talents to transform.
'Fervent in spirit', not lukewarm;
strong hope in Christ weathers the storm.
Though hearts seem so hard to reform;
faithful prayers to God, stays our norm. Hallelujah!

Read more: 3 March

2 March

"I appeal to you, brothers, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ,
that all of you agree, and that there be no divisions among you,
but that you be united in the same mind and the same judgment.”
1 Corinthians 1:10 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
When Paul gave his loving appeal;
he begged that Christians would be real.
'My church, my preacher's' not the deal;
but that we're stamped with Christ's blood seal.
So keep Christ centre of our zeal;
His glory not divide and steal. Hallelujah!

Read more: 2 March

1 March

"Wait for the Lord; be strong, and let your heart take courage; wait for the Lord!”
Psalms 27:14 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
Lift our courage up a few gears;
God's good Hand still guides our careers.
Hebrews seemed lost for forty years;
till at last Promised Land appears.
So be strong and let faith fight fears;
'Grace to you' won't fall in arrears. Hallelujah!

Read more: 1 March

28 February

“Delight yourself in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart.”
Psalms 37:4 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
Let's not fret when the wicked succeed;
like the green grass they will die indeed.
Each morning Moses prayed, 'God please lead';
then through the desert, God gave fresh feed.
Bread from Heaven is still the best seed;
let's delight in God, He'll meet our need. Hallelujah!

Read more: 28 February

27 February

“Thus says the Lord who made the earth, the Lord who formed it to establish it—the Lord is his name:
Call to me and I will answer you, and will tell you great and hidden things that you have not known.”
Jeremiah 33:2-3 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
Never think we're destined for doom;
prayers can still Light up a dark room.
‘Dead and gone' some sadly assume;
then Lord Jesus rose from the tomb.
As roses’ beauty blossom and bloom;
Church as the Bride waits for Bridegroom. Hallelujah!

Read more: 27 February

26 February

"For you formed my inward parts; you knitted me together in my mother's womb.
I praise you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. Wonderful are your works; my soul knows it very well.”
Psalms 139:13-14 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
We were made in the womb of women;
stamped with God's image are all children.
See brave Daniel in the lion's den;
God sent his angel straight from heaven.
God tests and loves us, from 'way back when...';
stays on our case, 'twenty-four seven'. Hallelujah!

Read more: 26 February

25 February

"Put on then, as God's chosen ones, holy and beloved, compassionate hearts, kindness, humility, meekness, and patience,”
Colossians 3:12 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
Let's see the world as our God sees;
He forgives with tender mercies.
Jonah caught 'run-away' disease;
God turned him round in stormy seas.
Show God's love to worst enemies;
our 'new self' has 'holy' duties. Hallelujah!

Read more: 25 February

24 February

"Listen to advice and accept instruction, that you may gain wisdom in the future.
Many are the plans in the mind of a man, but it is the purpose of the Lord that will stand.”
Proverbs 19:20-21 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
The Wisest Man in all the land;
said not to build our house on sand.
Jesus makes no cruel demand;
said build on Rock and you will stand.
Let's plan our future by God's hand;
for then our hope grows good and grand. Hallelujah!

Read more: 24 February

23 February

"The Lord your God is in your midst, a mighty one who will save;
he will rejoice over you with gladness; he will quiet you by his love;
he will exult over you with loud singing.”
Zephaniah 3:17 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
Love filled with joy, a Mexican wave;
the Lord our God is mighty to save.
Shout with Hosannas, stand and be brave;
Jesus has died and rose from the grave.
Past wrongs against us no more enslave;
plus our own sins Lord Jesus forgave. Hallelujah!

Read more: 23 February

22 February

"I will say to the Lord, ‘My refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust’."
Psalms 91:2 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
Our Most High God won't let us fall;
we're safe, secure, He's our strong wall.
On the Almighty we can call;
His strength is like a mountain tall.
If love for God always enthrall;
long life, honour He will install. Hallelujah!

Read more: 22 February

21 February

"Therefore do not throw away your confidence, which has a great reward.
For you have need of endurance, so that when you have done the will of God you may receive what is promised.”
Hebrews 10:35-36 ESV

Dear friends and family…,
Let's hold our hope and be assured;
if we endure God will reward.
Goliath boasted, teased and roared;
so David used sling, stone and sword.
Our little faith pleases the Lord;
God then steps in, gets peace restored. Hallelujah!

Read more: 21 February