Entries by Shantal Walters-Wilson

WEDNESDAY REFLECTION – Hush!

Wednesday Reflection – July 31, 2019 Hush! The Lord is in his holy temple; let all the earth keep silence before him! Habakkuk 2:20   The first two chapters of Habakkuk consist of a dialogue between the prophet and God. Habakkuk dared to openly question Yahweh. First, the prophet is upset with God’s presumed indifference in the face […]

MONDAY REFLECTION – The Answering God

Monday Reflection – July 29, 2019 The Answering God The Lord has granted me the petition that I made to him. 1 Samuel 1:27 From I was very young, and I imagine the same for most of you, I learnt and sung frequently the chorus, “Whisper a Prayer in the Morning”. I have always loved the second […]

TUESDAY REFLECTION – Cry Out! God Hears.

Tuesday Reflection – July 23, 2019Cry Out! God Hears. Psalm 120 to 134 are known as the Psalms or songs of Ascent. They were chanted as pilgrims traveled to Jerusalem for worship, as worshipers climbed Mt Zion, or climbed the steps of the temple. Today’s watchword comes from one of these Psalms. Out of the depths […]

MONDAY REFLECTION – Perfect, Permanent Peace

Monday Reflection – July 22, 2019 Perfect, Permanent Peace You will keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on you, because he trusts in you.Isaiah 26:3 Perfect, permanent peace! What a promise in today’s Watchword! God promises that we can have perfect peace, and even be kept in a place of perfect peace. In Hebrew, the term perfect peace is actually ‘shalom shalom’. Such repetition […]

SATURDAY REFLECTION

Saturday Reflection – 20 July 2019 God was pleased to have all his fullness dwell in Christ, and through him to reconcile to himself all things, whether things on earth or things in heaven, by making peace through his blood, shed on the cross.  Colossians 1:19-20 God’s love for us, was as Paul declared was demonstrated […]