“Two Responses : Doubt Vs. Faith” ( Luke 1: 38, HCSB ) by Carley Evans


(Sunday, November 28, 2010 at 1:03pm) Zechariah, when Gabriel appears to him as he is burning incense to the Lord in the temple, is “startled and overcome with fear.” (Luke 1:12) Mary, when Gabriel appears to her and speaks of God’s favor, is “deeply troubled by [his] statement, wondering what kind of greeting this could…

“A Lamp Illuminates” ( Psalm 119 : 105, ESV ) by Carley Evans


A Lamp Illuminates by Carley Evans The Word is a lamp, Spilling the Light from a single source. Before you, the path is dark Except for the spot The Word illuminates. Walk There. Avoid the shadowed edges.   As you walk, the lamp You carry sheds Light Around you. The Light illuminates A circle of…

“True To His Promise” ( Psalm 119: 143, NEB ) by Carley Evans


“Though I am oppressed by trouble and anxiety, Thy commandments are my continual delight.”   “I hope for the fulfillment of Thy Word.” (Psalm 119:147) “Hear me, as Thy Love is unchanging, and give me life, O Lord, by Thy decree.” (Psalm 119:149) “I am jubilant over Thy promise, like a man carrying off much…