Tag Archives: hope

Embracing the Cross

The cross is foolishness to those who don’t believe. It was true in the first century and still true today. Perhaps that’s why some preachers try to make the gospel more palatable and sophisticated for those who consider themselves above … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Devotions | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Enriched

Ever noticed phrases like “Enriched with…” or “Fortified with…” on food products? For example, vitamins, minerals or fiber are included to provide something not naturally present. In a similar way, Christ has provided many things not naturally present in us … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Devotions | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Question of Timing

Joseph was done wrong. First he was sold into slavery, then imprisoned by a false accusation. While confined in the Egyptian prison, Joseph interpreted the dreams of two officials who were being punished by Pharaoh. When one of them got … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Devotions | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Word Fitly Spoken

Who needs you today? As Paul was building on his statement to be “living sacrifices”, he mentioned this: “Rejoice with those who rejoice, weep with those who weep.” – Romans 12:15 NKJV So who needs you today? You have the … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Devotions | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Lord’s Day 10-7-18

“I keep my eyes always on the Lord. With him at my right hand, I will not be shaken. Therefore my heart is glad and my tongue rejoices; my body also will rest secure.” – Psalm 16:8-9 NIV Life is … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Devotions | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Unsearchable

Israel rejected Jesus as the Messiah. He was in their temple, marketplaces and homes; yet many didn’t embrace Him as Lord. The long-awaited moment had come for the introduction of the promised King…and the majority chose not to follow. For … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Devotions | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Convinced

What gave Paul confidence? In other words, as the road got more rugged, what kept hope alive inside him? Well, to begin with, he wasn’t someone who relied on fables or “hope-so” religion. He was trained at an early age … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Devotions | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment