“And Eli blessed Elkanah and his wife, and said, The LORD give thee seed of this woman for the loan which is lent to the LORD. And they went unto their own home.” (1 Samuel 2:20) “And the LORD visited Hannah, so that she conceived, and bare three … [Read more...]
Trials and tribulations – we often ask, "Why does God allow His Children to continue to suffer?” Trials seem to be part of everyone’s life. You may be in the midst of one right now; or just having come through one; or on the brink of one. Instead of asking God why He is allowing them; perhaps we can ask what He is teaching us through them.
“And Hannah prayed, and said, My heart rejoiceth in the LORD, mine horn is exalted in the LORD: my mouth is enlarged over mine enemies; because I rejoice in thy salvation.” (1 Samuel 2:1) “There is none holy as the LORD: for there is none beside … [Read more...]
I received a letter the other day from a lady who has been having some serious health issues. Her health issues have caused her a lot of anxiety; and she even expressed that she was afraid of dying. As a woman of great faith, her fear concerned her … [Read more...]
“For this child I prayed; and the LORD hath given me my petition which I asked of him:” (1 Samuel 1:27) “Therefore also I have lent him to the LORD; as long as he liveth he shall be lent to the LORD. And he worshipped the LORD there.” (1 Samuel … [Read more...]
“My brethren, count it all joy when ye fall into divers temptations;” (James 1:2) All the valleys, tests, trials, and tribulations carry with them resistance. The flesh hates resistance; for resistance is a tool used of God to have us crucify the … [Read more...]
“Then Eli answered and said, Go in peace: and the God of Israel grant thee thy petition that thou hast asked of him.” (1 Samuel 1:17) There is no greater feeling within the spiritual life of a believer than receiving, from our Heavenly Father, His … [Read more...]