Category Archives: Devotion

Love the Lord

After all, he, the manifestation of God in the flesh, loved you first. And when you love him in return, and walk faithfully with him, obeying from the heart all his commandments, good things do indeed come to you. Love … Continue reading

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Pray For Others

Love will repay cursing with blessing, hate with good will, evil treatment and persecution with prayers. While on the cross Jesus prayed for his enemies; he was clear about his desire and command that we too should pray for others. … Continue reading

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Christian Leadership Part II

Jesus charges us to take up his mission in our generation to bring glory to God so that his kingdom may continue to come through the work of his people. This means putting into action what Jesus has commissioned us … Continue reading

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Christian Leadership, Part 1

In John 13:1-17, we read of Jesus, Son of God and Savior of the world, kneeling down on the very last night of his life to wash the dust from the feet of his disciples. What does this story tell … Continue reading

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Pray Every Day

Pray continually, on all occasions with all kinds of prayers, thanksgiving and requests, for the Lord is faithful, and as you draw nearer to him he will strengthen and protect you, growing you in righteousness and enriching you with blessings. … Continue reading

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Forgive and Be Forgiven

You cannot be forgiven without also being one who can forgive. It seems natural to remember the trespass one has committed against you, and to then steer clear of that person, avoiding future negative encounters. But keeping score and holding … Continue reading

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Strengthen Your Foundation

Do more than just read the Bible, do what it says. Make every effort to add to your faith goodness; and to goodness, knowledge; and to knowledge, self-control; and to self-control, patience; and to patience, service for God; and to … Continue reading

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A New Ending

You cannot start a life over, but you can change the way it may end. You have (or certainly will) hit many potholes in your life; you may even have already driven into a ditch. But you survived. Today when … Continue reading

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Strength Made Perfect in Weakness

To serve God with any success, for doing God’s work well, we must know our own weakness. If we march into battle in our own strength, when we boast, “I will conquer,” defeat is not far away. God will not … Continue reading

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Study the Word

The purpose of the Scriptures is to inspire blessed hope through the promise and comfort they offer to those who suffer for God. Everything that was written was written to teach you, so that through the encouragement of the Scriptures … Continue reading

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