Scripture— 1 John 5:13-15 [Jesus said,] “If ye shall ask any thing in my name, I will do it.” — John 14:14 Maybe you have heard stories about genies. Genies are imaginary beings that can live in a lamp or a bottle, and when the bottle … [Read more...]
What is our purpose as Christians? What is God’s purpose for His Children? This category contains devotions which look at the development of Christians as they strive to become more “Christ-like” – more like our role Model, Christ Himself.
Scripture — Philippians 4:4-9 “Be careful for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God.” (Philippians 4:6) When I visited for meals at my grandmother’s house as a … [Read more...]
Scripture — Mark 9:14-32 “…all things are possible to him that believeth. And straightway the father of the child cried out, and said with tears, Lord, I believe; help thou mine unbelief.” (Mark 9:23-24) I have said sometimes even … [Read more...]
Scripture— Philippians 2:1-13 “…work out your own salvation with fear and trembling. For it is God which worketh in you both to will and to do of his good pleasure.” (Philippians 2:12-13) In my first year of sub-teaching, I had a high … [Read more...]
Scripture— Psalm 23 “He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: he leadeth me beside the still waters. He restoreth my soul: he leadeth me in the paths of righteousness for his name's sake.” (Psalms 23:2-3) Years ago, on a retreat, I was … [Read more...]
“For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus unto good works, which God hath before ordained that we should walk in them.” (Ephesians 2:10) You are like no one else in this world—a living work of art created anew in Jesus Christ with … [Read more...]