Archive for the 'Devotions' Category

The beauty of God

August 30th, 2017

I really enjoyed this thought from Sheridan Voysey on Our Daily Bread today. It talks about the beauty of God… When the prophet Ezekiel encountered God, he was shown a radiant Being seated on a blue throne surrounded by glorious colors (Ezek. 1:25–28). The apostle John saw something similar: God sparkling like precious stones, encircled […]

Unfinished Works

June 27th, 2017

Here is another really good Our Daily Bread that reminds us of two things. 1. We are a work in progress 2. God is not finished with us yet Please enjoy…

Communicate well today

September 29th, 2016

Here is a devotion I read today. Please enjoy… In the same way, the tongue is a small thing that makes grand speeches.  But a tiny spark can set a great forest on fire. ( James 3:5 ) What a powerful tool each of us is blessed with: communication! Depending upon its delivery and timing, […]

Sermons and devotions

August 4th, 2016

I read something recently about how one Pastor read his sermon text for his devotions during the week leading up to his sermon. This was so it became more personal to him rather than just a text that he approached purely from an academic/teaching perspective. I am trying this for my next sermon I am […]

One body and belonging

July 29th, 2016

I am reading Romans 12 for my devotions at the moment. It is a titled “A living sacrifice for God” in the NLT. Verse 5 says, “So it is with Christ’s body. We are many parts of one body, and we all belong to each other.” As I read today two thoughts spoke to me […]