Tag Archives: Desire

Herrenhuter readings for Wednesday, the 17th February 2016

Hezekiah prayed for them, saying, “May the LORD, who is good, pardon everyone who sets their heart on seeking God– the LORD, the God of their ancestors– even if they are not clean according to the rules of the sanctuary.” … Continue reading

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Herrenhuter readings for Tuesday, the 9th February 2016

  The Psalmist sings: “The eyes of all look to you, and you give them their food at the proper time. You open your hand and satisfy the desires of every living thing.” (Psa 145:15-16 NIV) Our Lord Jesus Christ … Continue reading

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Herrenhuter readings for Thursday, the 25th June 2015

Yet the LORD longs to be gracious to you.  (Isa 30:18 NIV) Behold, I stand at the door, and knock: if any man hear my voice, and open the door, I will come in to him, and will sup with … Continue reading

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Herrenhuter Readings for Tuesday, the 29th October 2013

And you acknowledge the God of your father, and serve him with wholehearted devotion and with a willing mind, for the LORD searches every heart and understands every desire and every thought. (1Ch 28:9 NIV) The Lord said to St. … Continue reading

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Löhe on Galatians 5:24

Those who belong to Christ Jesus have crucified the flesh with its passions and desires. (Gal 5:24 NIV) Such apostolic admonitions are not just friendly reminders of holy obligations. They have the power of a vitalizing wind and warming fire. … Continue reading

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Löhe on 1.Corinthians 10,6-7

Now these things occurred as examples to keep us from setting our hearts on evil things as they did. Do not be idolaters, as some of them were; as it is written: “The people sat down to eat and drink … Continue reading

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Löhe on Romans 8:14

Those who are led by the Spirit of God are sons of God. (Rom 8:14 NIV) Whoever is led and motivated by the Spirit of God will discard his own will more and more and even given up temporal desires … Continue reading

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LÖHE ON 1. PETER 2:11

Dear friends, I urge you, as aliens and strangers in the world, to abstain from sinful desires, which war against your soul. (1Pe 2:11 NIV) The Apostle encourages the Christians to live chaste and pure lives. This does not only … Continue reading

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LÖHE ON MATTHEWS 15:28

“Woman, you have great faith! Your request is granted.”  (Mat 15:28 NIV) Humble souls receive the promise in their struggles, that they will receive, what they are asking for. In the Psalms we read: Delight yourself in the LORD and … Continue reading

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