Fire and water

Now as the people were in expectation, and all reasoned in their hearts about John, whether he was the Christ or not, John answered, saying to all, “I indeed baptize you with water; but One mightier than I is coming, whose sandal strap I am not worthy to loose. He will baptize you with the … More Fire and water

I desire mercy

The words of Jesus…”But go and learn what this means: I desire mercy and not sacrifice.’ For I did not come to call the righteous, but sinners, to repentance.” (Matthew 9:13) “Therefore I have hewn them by the prophets, I have slain them by the words of My mouth; And your judgments are like light … More I desire mercy

Though like scarlet

“Wash yourselves, make yourselves clean; Put away the evil of your doings from before My eyes. Cease to do evil, learn to do good; Seek justice, rebuke the oppressor; Defend the fatherless, plead for the widow.“Come now, and let us reason together,” Says the LORD, “Though your sins are like scarlet, they shall be as … More Though like scarlet

Lift up your face

“Now acquaint yourself with Him, and be at peace; Thereby good will come to you. Receive, please, instruction from His mouth, and lay up His words in your heart. If you return to the Almighty, you will be built up; You will remove iniquity far from your tents. Then you will lay your gold in … More Lift up your face