Saturday, August 23, 2014


by clay on 08/16/2014

We think about God in our terms
So limited – So disappointing
Why this and why that -God should do this
God doesn’t exist – God does exist like this
Did God? – How can God?
I can’t imagine God would – and yet we have no imagination
Our intellect is limited to words, even music is sorely limited
God will understand my little indiscretion
If someone else did it we would declare it a major sin
Oh Lord how poorly we think

Paul speaking for God to the Saints who are faithful
Declares GRACE and PEACE from God
Providing salvation for us prepaid
God sees me through this GRACE
Seeing my failures, faults and flaws
Declaring in Jesus I am forgiven
He gives me His peace – I’m part of His family

Satan and his evil minions may haunt the heavenlies
Our struggle is sin
Jesus has conquered sin including Satan and his minions
We are free in Christ
When the Lord assigns us a call
Before our first step begins – every resource we will need is already there
Jesus – Creator, Lord, Confessor, Savior, Healer and much more
Jesus loves you and me and each one of us as if there is no other
Christ is all, in all, first of all, Lord of all and He loves you and me

Clay Corvin August 16, 2014

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Do you believe God?  Do you believe Him for your situation?
We need to move from knowing about Him to knowing Him
To understand that His 7,000 plus promises in the Bible are true
They are written to me and you for guidance in our daily life

I believe you God, in the midst of the fire of life I believe you
I trust you Lord, my actions show how real you are to me
So many say it is hard to read your Word, it’s dry, it applies to others
It applies to me 100%, your Word is a light unto my feet, a strength for my heart

Lord your Word is there for me to know
Knowing your Word equips me, enables me to stand in the face of evil
It picks me up when I am down, it takes my frown and turns it upside down
Let the light of your Word ready me for today, this is the day that the Lord has made

I will meditate on your Word Father, letting it soak into my soul
Inscribing its letters on my heart, that I might not sin against you
I know You know me and I want to know YOU better
Time is passing by, redeem the time Lord and let me be your servant

I believe you Lord
I believe you can change those things wrong in me
Outfitting me to do Your work, helping those you’ve put me with
Every promise in your Word is YES and AMEN, Jesus loves me, this I know

Clay Corvin   August 9, 2014


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