They go from strength to strength. Psalm 84:7 NIV
These words convey the idea of progress. Those who rely on the Lord get stronger and stronger as they walk in the Lord’s way. 99 more words
Isaiah 9:7 The zeal of the Lord Almighty will accomplish this.
This has always been an interesting phrase to me. It’s translated pretty consistently, with the variations being between “LORD Almighty” and the more literal “LORD of Hosts,” but they all say “zeal.” Just what is zeal, anyway? 508 more words
Last Shabbat, the Rabbi in my local Messianic congregation gave a message on zeal. One of the last things he said in the message was, “Christ is not coming back for a bride who has no fire.” We want to much to be the kind of people Christ will be looking for at His return, so if this is the case we do well to take heed, and learn what it means to be on fire, or have fire, for the Lord. 1,886 more words