It's not material things first, but God's Kingdom and His
If you have received Jesus you will never regret it. I speak from
experience. I am 87 years today. I received Him as a young man and He has treated me well.
His son also spoke, "unless the Lord builds the house, they
labour in vain that build it." (Ps 127:1)
Today God steers my life. Give your life to the Master planner. He
knows the plans He has for you. He knows what lies ahead for you. Those who wait upon the
Lord shall renew their strength.
The young who trust in themselves shall grow weary, but those who
wait and trust in the Lord shall continually renew their strength. They shall mount with
wings like eagles. (Is 40:29-31)
The future is bright for Africa, but only if they trust in the
For I know the thoughts that I think
toward you, saith the LORD, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you an expected
Yes God's promise is true that it will get better if we walk with
God, but if we walk with the devil it will get worse.
When Israel went into exile God gave them this wonderful promise
of hope whereas the false prophets said that things will only get worse and proclaimed
doom and gloom. We must proclaim God's word fearlessly no matter who says what.
It's amazing that our Creator remembers us and thinks about you
and me. God says, "I've engraved you in the palm of my hand" (Is 49:16). You are
continually in His thoughts. If you are continually in His thoughts, shouldn't He be
continually in your thoughts?
Think of Calvary where He gave His all for you.
A certain communist said to me that he cannot understand most
Christians. They lived and died for communism, but Christians are so timid about their
In the whole world there's no one as fortunate as we are. God's
promises are so rich and full. If God is for us who can be against us? (Rom 8:31)
There's a glorious future ahead of us if we cling to God and stay
faithful to Him. Without God you will go nowhere. Cling to God and your future will be
bright. But without God you will be lost and you will have trouble even in your own home.
If God's promises and what He has done for you doesn't touch you
deeply and transform your life, then you're dead spiritually.
Jesus said, if you love father, mother, son or daughter more than
Me you're not worthy of Me. (Matt 10:37)
Jesus, the Creator of Heaven and earth, should be first in your