The Lord still speaks today in the stillness of your mind; read what He is saying to His people, and may His words uplift, encourage, and richly bless your life. God loves you and wants to speak to you today. Will you take time to hear Him? To God, be all the praise and all the glory forever, Amen.
These 365 evening readings are newly available in a high-quality binding and an easier-to-carry size and feature the English Standard Version for the Scripture text. Also sold as a set with Morning by Morning.
"Having just read Come, Let Us Worship, I can highly recommend it to pastors. How I wish I had had it available to me in my early ministry. It is rich in quality and variety."
James K. Matthews
United Methodist bishop
"Dr. Kirkland, with skill and artistic imagination, offers fresh and exciting wording that captures the highest form for praise, spiritual preparation, and petition, and reflects the mood of sincere reverence that ought to characterize corporate worship at its best."
Earl G. Hunt Jr.
United Methodist bishop
Lake Junaluska, North Carolina
During more than fifty years in the ministry, H. Burnham Kirkland served as the pastor of eight local congregations and as a missionary in the Philippines, as well as being district superintendent (twice), conference program director, and treasurer of World Missions of the United Methodist Church. A graduate of the College of the City of New York and Union Theological Seminary in New York City, Dr. Kirkland also holds honorary doctorates from Philippine Wesleyan University and DePauw University (Greencastle, Indiana).
Despite any obstacles that come your way, you must recognize that it is not the world or your circumstances that need to change; real change must begin with you. No goal is easy, whether it is climbing to the top of a mountain, becoming chairman of the board, or achieving an ideal weight loss.
Life is a journey, and Joy in Life promises to
get you started in the right direction; keep you on the path you need to go; lead you to your destination.
You must realize that God has a perfect plan and purpose for your life; nothing He does is by accident. You too can begin looking at the big picture that can only be seen through the eyes of faith.
If you take these simple steps and follow the leadership of God to the best of your ability, He will absolutely lead and guide you. Today you can begin the journey that will take you far beyond the limits of human comprehension, for He truly is your guide to genuine joy and true happiness and much Joy in Life.