On the Road to Jerusalem Scripture: Mark 8:31-38 “For whosoever will save his life shall lose it; but whosoever shall lose his life for my sake and the gospel's, the same shall save it.” (Mark 8:35) During Spring Season, we remember Jesus’ … [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— Job 38:1-33 “Or who shut up the sea with doors, when it brake forth, as if it had issued out of the womb? When I made the cloud the garment thereof, and thick darkness a swaddlingband for it, And brake up for it my decreed place, and … [Read more...]
Scripture — 1 Kings 19:1-18 “And he said, Go forth, and stand upon the mount before the LORD. And, behold, the LORD passed by, and a great and strong wind rent the mountains, and brake in pieces the rocks before the LORD; but the LORD was not in … [Read more...]
Scripture— Psalm 83:1-18 “So persecute them with thy tempest, and make them afraid with thy storm.” (Psalms 83:15) Many of us think of the water as a place to relax and play, like on a day at the beach. For seafarers, winds and waves are part … [Read more...]
Scripture — 1 Samuel 12:16-25 “So Samuel called unto the LORD; and the LORD sent thunder and rain that day: and all the people greatly feared the LORD and Samuel.” (1 Samuel 12:18) Samuel was Israel’s prophet at the end of the period of the … [Read more...]
Scripture— Zechariah 10:1-12 “Ask ye of the LORD rain in the time of the latter rain; so the LORD shall make bright clouds, and give them showers of rain, to every one grass in the field.” (Zechariah 10:1) Many Bible texts talk about the … [Read more...]