Category Archives: Devotionals

On the Run

10 Now you followed my teaching, conduct, purpose, faith, patience, love, perseverance,11 persecutions, and sufferings, such as happened to me at Antioch, at Iconium and at Lystra; what persecutions I endured, and out of them all the Lord rescued me!12 … Continue reading

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Our Only Hope

Henceforth there is laid up for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, will award to me on that day, and not only to me but also to all who have loved his appearing. 2 Timothy … Continue reading

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This is Amazing Grace

For My hand made all these things, thus all these things came into being, declares the Lord.But to this one I will look, to him who is humble and contrite of spirit, and who trembles at My word. Isaiah 66:2 … Continue reading

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Going Your Own way

I have spread out My hands all day long to a rebellious people,who walk in the way which is not good, following their own thoughts. Isaiah 65:2 Let it be known that God is gracious and merciful. Above all he … Continue reading

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Pulling the Strings

The stars fought from heaven, from their courses they fought against Sisera. Judges 5:20 While Deborah summoned Barak to take on Sisera with his 900 iron chariots and many troops, and Barak enlisted 10,000 men to help him, it might … Continue reading

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Terms of Engagement

And what more shall I say? For time will fail me if I tell of Gideon, Barak, Samson, Jephthah, of David and Samuel and the prophets, who by faith conquered kingdoms, performed acts of righteousness, obtained promises, shut the mouths … Continue reading

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Impetuosity and Other Impediments

And what more shall I say? For time will fail me if I tell of Gideon, Barak, Samson, Jephthah, of David and Samuel and the prophets, who by faith conquered kingdoms, performed acts of righteousness, obtained promises, shut the mouths … Continue reading

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Most Unlikely to Succeed

And what more shall I say? For time will fail me if I tell of Gideon, Barak, Samson, Jephthah, of David and Samuel and the prophets. Hebrews 11:32 Gideon is mentioned along with other stalwarts of the faith in Hebrews … Continue reading

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Considering the Possibilities

19 He considered that God is able to raise people even from the dead, from which he also received him back as a type. Hebrews 11:19 Abraham was in the act of plunging a knife into the chest of his … Continue reading

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Firm and Faithful

There are two marble statues of lions at the main entrance to St. Augustine, Florida, the oldest city in the United States. They were aptly named “firm” and “faithful.” I’ve always admired them as works of art on my many … Continue reading

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