Author: Scott Harris

Whatever it is,
He understands it.

Hebrews 4:15 For we have not an high priest which cannot be touched with the feeling of our infirmities; but was in all points tempted like as we are, yet without sin....

Watch your motives; He does

The Lord knows your thoughts and imaginations; He checks motives for the actions you take. If your motive is to obey Him, even if the outcome looks wrong, you are right. 1Chronicles 28:9 And thou, Solomon my son, know thou the God of thy father, and serve him with...

Delight Him!

God loves everyone, and is not willing that any should perish. But make no mistake, He is a perfect Father and greatly delights in those whose priority is to please Him. Don’t waste time on earthly things; rewards given to those who fear the Lord are eternal: He has...

His aim is to train us

I was enduring a difficult situation and decided to bring it to the Lord. After all, I was sure He saw my plight and once it was brought to His attention, He would certainly take care of it. I was speaking with Him about it and asked: “This situation...

Knowing God; where does one begin?

The Lord is the source of all wisdom, knowledge, and understanding. That is why He set the first commandment to love Him. Loving Him begins by learning about Him and talking with Him, just like any other relationship; it is accomplished through reading His word and prayer. It is...

The Pen is Mightier than the Sword

English author Edward Bulwer-Lytton wrote in 1839 the now famous “The pen is mightier than the sword;” But in the spiritual, the Word IS the Sword. Ephesians 6:12 For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this...

Love is the Key

The key to the kingdom of God is love; without it nothing matters. (1 Corinthians 13) Love is perfected through obedience. Below is a description of the different levels of love and how obedience transforms it: Love defined Phileo: You love someone because they love you. Agapao: You love...

A Vision: The Test

I was sitting at a long white table and the Master and Creator of the universe was standing on the other side, facing me; I could only see Him from the shoulders down. He handed me a piece of paper – it was a test. The questions included quantum...

Olympians

Olympians don’t stop training just because it’s hard; they have a goal in mind. They do it for physical gain; but there is a more excellent achievement. 1Timothy 4:8 For bodily exercise profiteth little: but godliness is profitable unto all things, having promise of the life that now is,...

JOURNAL NOTES

From God’s perspective, getting understanding is of the utmost importance; it is where wisdom rests, and wisdom is not to be compared with anything desired. Understanding cannot be learned through study; it must be purchased through obedience to God’s precepts. Precepts are commands regarding moral conduct; obeying them is...