Archive for the 'Devotions' Category

Fight the good fight of faith

December 18th, 2018

1 Timothy 6:10-12 NLT – For the love of money is the root of all kinds of evil. And some people, craving money, have wandered from the true faith and pierced themselves with many sorrows. [11] But you, Timothy, are a man of God; so run from all these evil things. Pursue righteousness and a […]

Security in fearing God

December 10th, 2018

Proverbs 14:26-27 NLT -Those who fear the LORD are secure; he will be a refuge for their children. [27] Fear of the LORD is a life-giving fountain; it offers escape from the snares of death. Proverbs talks a lot about having a reverential fear of the Lord and how it is the beginning of wisdom. […]

Saved and free

December 5th, 2018

In Colossians 1 there are two great verses that say a lot about our salvation. Colossians 1:13-14 NLT says, “For he has rescued us from the kingdom of darkness and transferred us into the Kingdom of his dear Son, [14] who purchased our freedom and forgave our sins.” In these verses we see five truths… […]

Close and rescued

November 30th, 2018

Psalm 34:18-19 NLT – The LORD is close to the brokenhearted; he rescues those whose spirits are crushed. [19] The righteous person faces many troubles, but the LORD comes to the rescue each time. I love these two verses from Psalm 34. It says God is close to the brokenhearted and rescues those in trouble. […]

Let God be your Master

November 27th, 2018

Romans 6:12-14 NLT – Do not let sin control the way you live; do not give in to sinful desires. [13] Do not let any part of your body become an instrument of evil to serve sin. Instead, give yourselves completely to God, for you were dead, but now you have new life. So use […]

Suffer towards God

November 24th, 2018

Psalm 119:71-72 NLT – My suffering was good for me, for it taught me to pay attention to your decrees. [72] Your instructions are more valuable to me than millions in gold and silver. Suffering is never easy. But when we suffer as a Christian we have two options. To run towards God, or to […]

A trustworthy anchor

November 23rd, 2018

Hebrews 6:18-19 NLT – So God has given both his promise and his oath. These two things are unchangeable because it is impossible for God to lie. Therefore, we who have fled to him for refuge can have great confidence as we hold to the hope that lies before us. [19] This hope is a […]