One day I asked my son what the scariest thing he could think of was, he replied “hearing Jesus say depart from me you workers of iniquity I never knew you.” He’s right that is the scariest thing I can think of. Hearing my Savior, my precious Savior, say he never knew me. Matthew 7:21-23 … Continue reading Does Jesus know you?
I can do all things in Christ who strengtheneth me. Philippians 4:13 Philippians 4:13 has always been one of my favorite verses, always reminding me that I can do all things in Christ. Knowing that I have the power of the Lord with me in all I go to do, that when I walk in […]
And I say unto you, Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you. Luke 11:9 THERE ARE many conditions of true prayer. For instance, it must be earnest. There are times when we know we are on the line of God’s purposes, when […]
Mr. Spurgeon has a lovely reminder that we should embrace time with our Father in the "cool of the day". Taken from Morning and Evening devotional. "The voice of the Lord God walking in the garden in the cool of the day." — Genesis 3:8 My soul, now that the cool of the day has … Continue reading Cool of the Day
"Ah Lord God, behold, thou hast made the heaven and the earth by thy great power and stretched out arm, and there is nothing too hard for thee." — Jeremiah 32:17 At the very time when the Chaldeans surrounded Jerusalem, and when the sword, famine and pestilence had desolated the land, Jeremiah was commanded by … Continue reading Nothing To Hard For the Father
We live in a fallen world, that's a hard pill to swallow but it's true. Ever since Adam and Eve ate that fruit in the garden the creation has been groaning under the weight of the consequences of their choice. This world, the way it is today, with the disconnect, the anger, hatred, murder, war, … Continue reading Hope Amid Heartbreak
From Our Daily Walk by F. B. Myer: For as the body without the spirit is dead, so faith without works is dead also. James 2:26 JAMES IS described as "the Lord's brother" in Gal_1:19. He was surnamed "the Just," and was much respected beyond the limits of the Christian Church for his saintly life. … Continue reading PRACTICAL CHRISTIANITY
For the LORD is righteous; he loves righteous deeds; the upright shall behold his face. Psalms 11:7 Whatever happened to VIRTUE? It’s a word we don’t often hear much anymore. It didn’t use to be that way. A glance down the Hallway of History is illuminated with many great quotes regarding virtuous living. Here are … Continue reading Whatever Happened to Virtue?
Today's devotional is from Our Daily Walk by F. B. Meyer. "Come ye yourselves apart, and rest awhile: for there were many coming and going, and they had no leisure so much as to eat." — Mark 6:31. THERE IS something in our blood which cries out at certain times for rest and change. We … Continue reading THE HOLIDAY SPIRIT
Today's devotional is by George H. Morrison. Simon Peter saith unto them, I go a fishing — John 21:3 In the Absence of the Master When the feast of Passover was ended, the disciples left Jerusalem for Galilee. It was there, amid the scenes of tender memory, that Christ had promised to meet with them … Continue reading Desertion and Drudgery