“Restore Their Fortunes” (Zeph 2:1-7)

“The coastland will belong to the remnant of the house of Judah; they will find pasture there. They will lie down in the evening among the houses of Ashkelon, for the LORD their God will return to them and restore their fortunes.” vs7 God will restore everything that sin’s taken from us. We fell in Adam, and lost right to a relationship with God, but He has … Continue reading “Restore Their Fortunes” (Zeph 2:1-7)

“A Horrifying End” (Zeph 1:18)

"Their silver and their gold will not be able to rescue them on the day of the LORD’s wrath. The whole earth will be consumed by the fire of His jealousy. For He will make a complete, yes, a horrifying end of all the inhabitants of the earth.” (vs18) 1  The Day of the Lord is fast approaching. Therefore, Peter says, “Since all these things are to be destroyed in this way, it is clear what sort of … Continue reading “A Horrifying End” (Zeph 1:18)

The Humble and the High Mountain

“I will boast in the LORD; the humble will hear and be glad.” (Ps 34:2) The only people happy about the gospel are poor, humble, broken hearted sinners, who obtain mercy. We are not the proud. Our self-strength has been washed away, and our righteousness made putried. We are believers in Christ because we have … Continue reading The Humble and the High Mountain

“The Just Shall Live by His Faith” (Hab 1:1-2:4)

“Behold the proud, his soul is not upright in him; But the just shall live by his faith.” (Habakkuk 2:4) We live by faith in the Son of God, not by easy circumstances. Salvation’s harder than we imagined, but it is FAITHFUL, so lean on the Son in the storms, so that you can help … Continue reading “The Just Shall Live by His Faith” (Hab 1:1-2:4)

“Your Injury is Fatal” (Nahum 3:8-19)

“There is no healing for your wound; Your injury is fatal.All who hear of your Destruction will clap their hands for joy. Where can anyone be found who has not suffered from your continual cruelty?” (vs19 NLT) The Lord Jesus promises the salvation of His people, pictured by the overthrow of Assyria. This great nation ruled the … Continue reading “Your Injury is Fatal” (Nahum 3:8-19)