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Posts Tagged ‘Psalms’

By On April 20th, 2017

God is Not a Mystery or Myth

Author: Rev Lydia D’Ross, Renewal Outreach Chaplin at Brookhaven Hospital, Tulsa OK John 13:7 (NIV) Jesus replied, “You do not realize now what I am doing, but later you will understand.” How many times have we been there! We take this journey with God and trust Him with our life. We trust Him with our…

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By On March 16th, 2017

RENEWAL Devotional: Talking to Yourself can be Helpful

Written by Lydia D’Ross, Ordained Minister and Outreach Chaplain for RENEWAL at Brookhaven Hospital I often said to my son, “Stop talking to yourself!” However, he was actually reminding himself of something or reasoning through problems out loud. Talking to yourself is not the same as praying out loud, so that you can feel better…

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By On December 23rd, 2016

RENEWAL Devotional: Stay Focused

Written by Lydia D’Ross, Ordained Minister and Outreach Chaplain for RENEWAL at Brookhaven Hospital Matthew tell us to “seek the Kingdom of God first…” Matthew 6:24. You ever notice when you pray first before you start your day, then the rest of the day just seems to be a peaceful one?And when you don’t pray…

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By On October 1st, 2016

RENEWAL Devotional: God Our Protector

Written by Lydia D’Ross, Ordained Minister and Outreach Chaplain for RENEWAL at Brookhaven Hospital Psalms 91 says, “Whoever goes to the Lord for safety, whoever remains under the protection of the Almighty, 2 can say to him, “You are my defender and protector.  You are my God; in you I trust.” (GNT translation) These scriptures in Psalms 91, have been…

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By On July 29th, 2016

RENEWAL Devotional: Moving Things Out of Your Way

Written by Lydia D’Ross, Ordained Minister and Outreach Chaplain for RENEWAL at Brookhaven Hospital If you are like me, you like to conduct personal assessments every year. I analyze what I need to move out of the way, whether it is a personal friend, spring clearing the clutter, or committees I serve on that no…

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By On May 31st, 2016

RENEWAL Devotional: Examine Your Heart

Written by Lydia D’Ross, Ordained Minister and Outreach Chaplain for Renewal at Brookhaven Hospital One of my favorite mediation scriptures is found in Psalms 26:2, “Examine me, O LORD, and test me!” Evaluate my inner thoughts and motives! [New Living Translation] God tests our heart to see where our true motives are. Are we serving Him,…

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By On March 11th, 2016

RENEWAL Devotional: From Panic to Peace

Written by Lydia D’Ross, Ordained Minister and Outreach Chaplain for RENEWAL at Brookhaven Hospital Have you ever felt an overwhelming sensation in areas of your life that have become so stressful that they’ve overtaken your thoughts and emotions? It feels like you are powerless over your circumstances. Your physical body might respond by making it…

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By On February 14th, 2016

Love Is in the Air

Written by Lydia D’Ross, Ordained Minister and Outreach Chaplain for RENEWAL at Brookhaven Hospital Valentine’s Day is one of the most widely celebrated unofficial global holidays. I enjoy the month of February and the celebration of Valentine’s Day. It makes me reflect on how much our heavenly Father loves his children. This month, we not…

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By On December 23rd, 2015

RENEWAL Devotional: Emanuel! God Is With Us

Written by Lydia D’Ross, Ordained Chaplain and Outreach Chaplain for Renewal at Brookhaven Hospital Emanuel is one of the names of God, which means God is with us. Mathew 1:22-23 (AMP) says, “All this took place that it might be fulfilled which the Lord had spoken through the prophet, behold, the virgin shall become pregnant…

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By On December 18th, 2015

RENEWAL Devotional: Are You Content And Emotionally Stable?

Written by Lydia D’Ross, Ordained Minister and Outreach Chaplain for Renewal at Brookhaven Hospital There are times when we don’t feel content or happy with ourselves. Especially when life doesn’t work out the way we planned. We can easily become frustrated, anxious or angry. Apostle Paul said it perfectly when he struggled with contentment. Philippians…

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