Philippians 4.19: "But my God shall supply all your need according to his riches in glory by Christ Jesus."
One Friday morning, I was supposed to go to a nearby nursing home to hold a service. I had been experiencing a particularly rough series of "testings" of ...
[Added: 28 Oct 2005 Hits: 440 Words: 665]
2.||A Sister's Love For Her Brother|
Luke 11 verses 1,2: "Now a certain man was sick, named Lazarus, of Bethany, the town of Mary and her sister Martha. (It was that Mary which anointed the Lord with ointment, and wiped his feet with her hair, whose ...
[Added: 05 Oct 2005 Hits: 703 Words: 697]
3.||A Poor Man Is Promoted!|
Gideon Saves Israel From the Midianites
Judges 6 verse 12: "And the angel of the LORD appeared unto him, and said unto him, The LORD is with thee, thou mighty man of valour."
Gideon was threshing wheat, hiding it from the ...
[Added: 29 Sep 2005 Hits: 417 Words: 577]
4.||Arrival And Departure Dates|
Ecclesiastes 3 verse 2 "A time to be born, and a time to die, a time to plant, and a time to pluck up that which was planted."
Have you ever been to an airport or train station? Do ...
[Added: 13 Sep 2005 Hits: 483 Words: 1008]
5.||Hurricane Katrina Was Very Bad|
This morning, August 31, 2005, I was watching the news on television (and on my computer). As I saw all the people greatly affected by this major Hurricane, the Lord moved on me to write this poem. I know the Lord controls everything, and I pray that many will turn ...
[Added: 31 Aug 2005 Hits: 366 Words: 351]
6.||You Want Revival? It Takes Prayer|
Joel 2 verse 17 "Let the priests, the ministers of the LORD, weep between the porch and the altar, and let them say, Spare thy people, O Lord, and give not thine heritage to reproach, that the heathen should rule ...
[Added: 27 Aug 2005 Hits: 400 Words: 764]
7.||An Open Door|
Acts 16.9 "And a vision appeared to Paul in the night; There stood a man of Macedonia, and prayed him, saying, Come over into Macedonia, and help us."
I had been seeking God's will for service when I read ...
[Added: 19 Aug 2005 Hits: 322 Words: 505]
8.||A New Song|
I was sitting at my kitchen table one night
So troubled and confused when I saw the light
I picked up the dusty Bible my mama gave me
Opened it up to Psalm 40 and verse three
I called on the Lord in my deep despair
He gloriously saved ...
[Added: 19 Aug 2005 Hits: 297 Words: 248]
9.||Cases Of Unused Bibles|
A friend of mine telephoned me the other day
He said come on up to South Carolina way
I have cases of unused Bibles still in the box
I will give them to you said my friend Mike Cox
I drove I-95 to the other side ...
[Added: 12 Aug 2005 Hits: 278 Words: 245]
10.||Where Is The Lord God Of Elijah?|
2 Kings 2 verse 14 "And he took the mantle of Elijah that fell from him, and smote the waters, and said, Where is the LORD God of Elijah? and when he also had smitten ...
[Added: 21 Jul 2005 Hits: 334 Words: 439]
11.||I Plant A Garden Every Year|
I always plant a large garden every year
Once my watermelons were ate by a deer
A bountiful garden comes once in a while
Gives food on the table and makes me smile
I plant watermelons, corn, squash, and peas
The sunflowers I ...
[Added: 16 Jul 2005 Hits: 275 Words: 214]
12.||Though The Vision Tarries|
Habakkuk 2 verse 3: For the vision is yet for an appointed time, but at the end it shall speak, and not lie: though it tarry, wait for it: because it will surely come, it will not tarry."
Have you ever had a ...
[Added: 04 Jul 2005 Hits: 335 Words: 541]
13.||A July Third Sunday In South Georgia|
Sunday morning, July 3d, 2005, arrived in south Georgia...it was a humid morning, but the birds were singing, I could hear the distance church bell ringing. I made some coffee and drank a cup of it on my porch. I then went to the Lord in prayer, asking for his ...
[Added: 03 Jul 2005 Hits: 335 Words: 706]
14.||Reunion Time At Bobby Winn's Place|
In June the Winn kinfolks gathered at Bobby's place
It sure was good to see the smile on his face
Bobby's house is by the peaceful Satilla River
We all appreciate Bobby, he is a giver
Bobby and Nancy cooked up some fresh ...
[Added: 30 Jun 2005 Hits: 262 Words: 314]
15.||Mama Bought Me A Farmall Super A Tractor|
Ephesians 6:2 "HONOUR THY FATHER AND MOTHER; which is the first commandant with promise;"
After Mama died in 2001, my sister, Joanne, and I had to sort through her personal affects and papers. Mama didn't like to ...
[Added: 23 Jun 2005 Hits: 838 Words: 538]
16.||Words To The Wise|
What should I write, O LORD GOD most high
I believe your second coming is drawing nigh
I am waiting with the pen of a ready writer
To write words to make someone's day brighter
[Added: 20 Jun 2005 Hits: 273 Words: 256]
17.||More Well Worn Bibles|
The world needs more well worn Bibles on its' tables
The Bible contains words of life and truth but no fables
People need to read and study these words of old
They are more precious than jewels and the finest gold
The Bible is the best ...
[Added: 13 Jun 2005 Hits: 288 Words: 214]
18.||Jekyll Island, Georgia|
Off the golden coast of Georgia is where
Lies an island that is very rare
Jekyll Island is the name of the place
The Vanderbilts and Morgans needed their space
Originally developed by a wealthy few
They built fancy houses as their riches grew
An average ...
[Added: 31 May 2005 Hits: 311 Words: 226]
19.||Dream Of A New Prayer For America|
I dreamed this early this morning, 25 May 05. In the first dream I was talking to four American veterans of the Iraqi conflict. I was telling them I was a combat wounded veteran and I had ...
[Added: 25 May 2005 Hits: 298 Words: 540]
20.||Crushed Hopes And Dreams|
Jeremiah 29 verse 11 "For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the LORD, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you an expected end."
I have been serving the Lord for over 18 years. I am not just a Sunday church ...
[Added: 20 May 2005 Hits: 338 Words: 719]
21.||Shake Off That Viper|
Acts 28 verse 3 "And when Paul had gathered a bundle of sticks, and laid them on the fire, there came a viper out of the heat, and fastened on his hand."
One Saturday morning, I read this amazing account about the Apostle Paul being bit ...
[Added: 19 May 2005 Hits: 321 Words: 315]
22.||I Recall The Lord's Miracles|
Lord I recall your miracles when I am down and out
How the walls of Jericho fell at only a shout
The Red Sea parted at your command
Then Moses led your children to the promise land
[Added: 19 May 2005 Hits: 302 Words: 243]
23.||Radio Sermon Part Three..Forgiveness|
This is part three of a radio sermon I preached in 1994.
Luke 6 verse 37 "Judge not, and ye shall not be judged: condemn not, and ye shall not be condemned: forgive, and ...
[Added: 12 May 2005 Hits: 311 Words: 366]
24.||Pray For The Lost ..My Radio Sermon Part 2|
This is part two (part one previously posted) of a radio sermon I preached in 1994.
Last Wednesday, the Lord began to trouble my soul about all the unsaved people that were walking around, unconcerned that their souls were in danger. I had heard ...
[Added: 11 May 2005 Hits: 340 Words: 418]
25.||Seasons Of Prayer|
1 Thessalonians 5.17: "Pray without ceasing."
Over the past 18 plus years, this scripture verse has been my motto. Daniel prayed three times a day. David prayed, Moses prayed, Paul prayed, and many other heroes of faith recognized the importance of prayer. In fact, ...
[Added: 05 May 2005 Hits: 321 Words: 1072]
26.||Heaven Is Waiting For Me|
The lyrics to a song I wrote 29 April 2005.
Once I was lost without a vision
I was trapped in a spiritual prison
Then Jesus came and saved my soul
He healed my heart and made me whole
[Added: 30 Apr 2005 Hits: 295 Words: 480]
27.||MY SON-IN-LAW GETS LOST ON THE RIVER|
Matthew 18 verse 11 "For the Son of man is come to save that which was lost."
On Sunday night, April 10th, 2005, I received a phone call from my daughter, Eva. She was very distraught. Her husband, Jack, was missing and she had no ...
[Added: 22 Apr 2005 Hits: 271 Words: 600]
28.||The Water Well|
Numbers 21.7: "Then Israel sang this song, Spring up, O well; sing ye unto it."
I received a call from a friend of mine. He wanted me to help him dig a well for a small church in the edge of the ...
[Added: 18 Apr 2005 Hits: 328 Words: 618]
29.||My Daddy Was An Old Time Preacherman|
I grew up in small Baptist country churches. I remember them being filled to overflowing as the people gathered to hear a word from the Lord from the God-called preachers. My Daddy preached at this ...
[Added: 12 Apr 2005 Hits: 328 Words: 617]
30.||The Car That God Used|
Ecclesiastes 3.1 "To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the Heaven."
I had an old Pontiac that the Lord gave me in answer to prayer. He moved on someone to buy it for me as I ...
[Added: 05 Apr 2005 Hits: 341 Words: 879]
31.||Four Dreams On A Saturday Night|
Saturday(April 2, 2005) night, I had four very vivid dreams. Here they are:
1. I dreamed I had preached a woman's funeral and was getting ready to preach another. This one was for Ricky, a resident ...
[Added: 05 Apr 2005 Hits: 293 Words: 611]
32.||The Beautiful Garden|
Matthew 13:3 “And He spoke many things unto them in parables, saying, “Behold, a sower went forth to sow.”
Every time I read the above passage of scripture, I’m reminded of a good friend of mine, Dorsey. When I was growing up, I helped a local farmer ...
[Added: 01 Apr 2005 Hits: 364 Words: 694]
33.||A Trickle Of Electricity|
Luke 17.6 "And the Lord said, If ye had faith as a grain of mustard seed, ye might say unto this sycamine tree, Be thou plucked up by the root, and be thou planted in the sea and it should obey you."
During a period of unemployment, money was ...
[Added: 01 Apr 2005 Hits: 353 Words: 754]
34.||Sitting On The Bench For Jesus|
Many of God's servants are waiting on the bench for the Coach to put them in the game. They have prepared for the the day, time, and hour when the LORD nods His head, points His finger, and says "Okay, it is time for you to ...
[Added: 30 Mar 2005 Hits: 296 Words: 662]
35.||A Suicide Prevented|
This is story number 23 out of 50 from my book, My Walk with the Lord.
Matthew 8.9 "For I am a man under authority; having soldiers under me: and I say to this man Go ...
[Added: 29 Mar 2005 Hits: 340 Words: 509]
36.||God Cares Where You Live|
Matthew 19.29 "And every one that hath forsaken houses, or brethren, or sisters, or father, or mother, or wife, or children, or lands, for my name's sake, shall receive an hundredfold, and shall inherit everlasting life."
I had been praying for over four years for a larger place ...
[Added: 28 Mar 2005 Hits: 296 Words: 633]
37.||Strong For The Battle|
I've fought many a battle while serving my Lord
Faith has been my shield and the Word my sword
Satan has come against me in so many ways
Often the battle has lasted for days and ...
[Added: 28 Mar 2005 Hits: 318 Words: 213]
38.||Something Good Is About To Happen|
Genesis 50.20 "But as for you, ye thought evil against me; but God meant it unto good, to bring to pass, as it is this day, to save much people alive."
One day my son, Joel, wanted some sausage patties to cook ...
[Added: 24 Mar 2005 Hits: 321 Words: 539]
39.||My House Of Prayer A Den Of Thieves|
Jesus went to the temple one day
His purpose was to kneel and pray
As he approached the entrance door
He saw money changers tables on the floor
With righteous anger, authority and zeal
He cast out all who were not humble and real
Those that were only ...
[Added: 23 Mar 2005 Hits: 312 Words: 203]
40.||How To Catch Many Fish|
Mark 1.17 "And Jesus said unto them, come ye after me and I will make you fishers of men."
One night as I was sleeping, I had an intensely clear dream. I had been meditating on the above scripture before I went to sleep. In my dream, ...
[Added: 22 Mar 2005 Hits: 326 Words: 794]
41.||The Top Of The Hill Is In Sight|
You know, O Lord, the desires of my heart
Wisdom and knowledge to me impart
I long to serve you and do your will
Help me to climb this long steep hill
When I reach the long awaited top
And behold ...
[Added: 21 Mar 2005 Hits: 305 Words: 207]
42.||The Good Neighbor|
Matthew 22.39 "And the second is like unto it, Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself."
Mrs. Kelly, a dear departed neighbor, was a woman who really practiced what the above scripture reads. She was a quiet-spoken humble woman of God. ...
[Added: 18 Mar 2005 Hits: 298 Words: 604]
43.||Queenie And The Petunias|
Matthew 5.4 "Blessed are they that mourn: for they shall be comforted."
A few weeks after Mama died (Jan 01), a beautiful golden retriever showed up at my house. She had obviously belonged to someone but my brother-in-law, Joe, who ...
[Added: 18 Mar 2005 Hits: 284 Words: 499]
44.||The Easter Lily|
On December 19, 2003, I was missing my parents, who had gone on to be with Jesus.My Dad, Rev. A.J. Rozier, died on December 22, 1966. He was 40 years old and we buried him Christmas day, 1966. My mother, Mary, died on January ...
[Added: 18 Mar 2005 Hits: 307 Words: 299]
45.||A Job And A Job Promotion|
This is a short version of story number 19 (out of 50) from my book, My Walk with the Lord,
Psalm 75. 6,7 "For promotion cometh neither from the east, nor from the west, ...
[Added: 18 Mar 2005 Hits: 513 Words: 549]
46.||Rescue The Perishing|
Numbers 12.6 "And he said, hear now my words: If there be a prophet among you, I the Lord will make myself known unto him in a vision, and will speak unto him in a dream."
Before I went to bed one night, I prayed ...
[Added: 16 Mar 2005 Hits: 307 Words: 340]
47.||The Battle Weary Soldier Longs To Go Home|
II Timothy 4, verses 6,7: "For I am now ready to be offered, and the time of my departure is at hand. I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith:"
I was a soldier in the United ...
[Added: 16 Mar 2005 Hits: 317 Words: 698]
Use and distribution of this article is subject to our Publisher Guidelines
whereby the original author's information and copyright must be included.
EVA by Irvin L. Rozier, copyright 2005
Job 42.15 "And in all the land were no women found as fair as ...
[Added: 15 Mar 2005 Hits: 392 Words: 1722]
49.||The Nursing Home Ministry|
Isaiah 61:1: "The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me; because the Lord hath annointed me to preach good tidings unto the meek; he had sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the the captives, and the ...
[Added: 15 Mar 2005 Hits: 241 Words: 767]
50.||A Warning Well Received|
This is story one out of 50 from my book, My Walk with the Lord, http://www.selahbooks.com/ .
2 Kings 20.1 "In those days was Hezekiah sick unto death. And the prophet Isaiah the son of Amoz came to him, and said unto him, Thus saith the ...
[Added: 14 Mar 2005 Hits: 233 Words: 401]