After stating what God will do for his people, Peter erupts in doxology, the praise of a presbyter that, following his imperatives and precepts, recognizes the source of all possibilities.
To him belongs the power forever. Amen.
1 Peter 5:11 NET
Do this, do that, resist the devil, stay awake — and know — glory to God for this! — that he will make all your effort worth it and will guarantee your spiritual success. Because all the power that belongs to him is yours in Christ Jesus.
Omnipotent God, I praise you for investing in me the spiritual forces to go the distance and draw near to you. Amen.
Cloudburst time again. Today I’m a day late and who knows how many dollars short. Continue reading
In the wake of Hurricane Ike, and as a gesture of solidarity with the survivors, I’ve included the entire Clouburst Poetry offering today. Continue reading