Archive for the ‘Habakkuk’ Category

Be amazed and die.

Acts 13:40 Beware therefore, lest what has been spoken in the prophets come upon you: 41 ‘Behold, you despisers, Marvel and perish! For I work a work in your days, A work which you will by no means believe, Though one were to declare it to you.’ ” This warning about not believing in Jesus [...]

the Lord is my Strength

In hard times the Lord has not left us. Stay true to Him, and he will lift you out. You will be victorious. The Lord will avenge you. Habakkuk 3:16I heard and my heart pounded, my lips quivered at the sound; decay crept into my bones, and my legs trembled. Yet I will wait patiently [...]

You are not Geppetto.

Habakkuk 2:18“Of what value is an idol carved by a craftsman? Or an image that teaches lies? For the one who makes it trusts in his own creation; he makes idols that cannot speak. 19Woe to him who says to wood, ‘Come to life!’ Or to lifeless stone, ‘Wake up!’ Can it give guidance? It [...]

Habakkuk: Day 3

Habakkuk 2:3 For the revelation awaits an appointed time; it speaks of the end and will not prove false. Though it linger, wait for it; it will certainly come and will not delay. What the Lord speaks to us WILL happen. What i find interesting is it won’t delay. We think the Lord is always [...]

Habakkuk: Day 2

Something very awesome is this verse: Habakkuk 2:1I will stand at my watch and station myself on the ramparts; I will look to see what he will say to me, and what answer I am to give to this complaint. If we have a complaint or a question for God, we can be CONFIDENT that [...]

Habakkuk: Day 1

In my bible it has a little summary for Habakkuk. The top part says “Habakkuk whose name might mean “embrace or wrestle.” Then in the summary it says “He struggles to grasp God’s timing and ways.” Reading through to verse 11 it appears that God is allowing judgement to come through the Babylonian army to [...]