Today’s Reading: 1 Kings 5-6
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Key Verse: 1 Kings 6:12
Concerning this temple which you are building, if you walk in My statutes, execute My judgments, keep all My commandments, and walk in them, then I will perform My word with you, which I spoke to your father David.
PRAYER FOR TODAY:
Lord God, I pray for greater growth in the Fruit of the Spirit. Patience, and all the other flavours of the Fruit of the Spirit is absolutely essential. Therefore, I’m waiting on Your timing. In Jesus’ Name, Amen!
100 PERSONAL WORDS:
Back in 1972 we produced and released something called “The Grey Cup Christian Celebration.” Our Crossroads offices were in Hamilton, and the Grey Cup Championship of the Canadian Football League was to be in our home stadium. I became convinced we needed to use the occasion for a testimony for Christ. On the Saturday before the game, we did two services in the McMaster gymnasium-auditorium complex. We brought in big name football players from the NFL, as well as Canadian football stars. Dale Evans was there. Art Linkletter was there. The Imperials sang. Astronaut Jim Irwin, who was just back from the moon, was also there. All testified to their faith in Christ. Prime time television was purchased all across Canada for the one-hour TV special. It was a first for Canadian TV. Everything was going very well until it came time to pay the bills. The bank loaned us the money we needed, but then came the payments to the bank. I wrote out one of God’s promises in large handwriting and placed the paper in my middle desk drawer on top of everything else. Every day (sometimes several times) I would open the drawer and read, “MY GOD SHALL SUPPLY ALL YOUR NEED ACCORDING TO HIS RICHES IN GLORY BY CHRIST JESUS” (Philippians 4:19). It took two years to pay off the debt. In God’s time it was accomplished. I was learning lessons that would be a big help to my faith in the years to come.
Yours for God’s timing,
What a wonderful way God honoured His word of provision for such a large event! Financing came in His timing. Praise God. Blessings all today.
Doreen Isn’t He wonderful 🤗
Yes, Elenor. We need more of these concerts again. Joyful, truthful, and anointed. Thanks.
You’re welcome Doreen.
Amen to the comments above
Thank you for that him sing from the recording artist Carmen ✝️🙏
Glad you enjoyed it.
To think of the expense and workmanship that went into the temple, and then to think of the church Jesus is building of living stones – Lord, have Your way in us, in Jesus’s great name, amen
Blessings to Beverlee. I hope she is well and maybe on vacation or visiting friends. Let’s pray she’s okay. Missing her input. Father, in Jesus Name, may You be close to her wherever she is. Bless her abundantly. Amen
I miss her as well. I wonder if she has had any surgery. I will pray for her.
Amen to your prayer for Beverlee, Doreen.
Thank you Doreen, Eleanor, Joyce. I am just stepping away from the blog as I am writing. Lots of medical complications going on that I do not wish to explain in detail on the blog. Thanking you for prayers. God will see me through. Know I am keeping you in my prayers and God’s blessings on each of you. In Jesus’ precious Name. Our King above all Kings. ✝️🙏 ✝️