It’s okay to admit what you are feeling. Being honest with yourself is crucial for healing! The Lord Jesus came to give us a life of abundance and an eternal life (which starts now) with God; but Satan came to kill, steal and destroy that life. One of Satan’s traps is to plant seeds of… Read More Be Honest: It’s Crucial
We have all these great people around us as examples. Their lives tell us what faith means. So we, too, should run the race that is before us and never quit. We should remove from our lives anything that would slow us down and the sin that so often makes us fall. Hebrews 12:1 ERV… Read More Release!
I am the gate; whoever enters through me will be saved. They will come in and go out, and find pasture. John 10:9 We eat when we are hungry, we are fed when we are led. Psalm 23 says, the Lord is my Shepherd, I shall not want and that the Lord also leads us along green pastures. The… Read More God will feed us
Many times they have persecuted me from my youth up; yet they have not prevailed against me. Psalm 129:2 Give yourself permission to bloom unapologetically. When a tree grows, it first makes itself strong in the ground: it takes root. In order for it to grow up to the sky it knows it must be… Read More Never give up and keep growing!
Their responsibility is to equip God’s people to do his work and build up the church, the body of Christ. Ephesians 4:12 God’s Grace through Christ is greater, than our sin even on our worst day. Jerry Bridges The word says in Ephesians 2:10, that God has already predestined good works for us. We are… Read More Devotional 11/3
And let us not neglect our meeting together, as some people do, but encourage one another, especially now that the day of His return is drawing near. Hebrews 10:25 So when did you invite Jesus into your heart and made Him your Lord and Savior? The profession of salvation is usually with a witness or… Read More Devotional 2/11
We are not meant to remain as children but to grow up in every way into Christ. (Phillips) Ephesians 4:14-15 Knowing the bible is one thing: Knowing the author is another népios in Greek: an infant, fig. a simple-minded or immature person These past 2 months have been a refresher intense course for me in God!… Read More Devotional 9/6
So, chosen by God for this new life of love, dress in the wardrobe God picked out for you: compassion, kindness, humility, quiet strength, discipline. Be even-tempered, content with second place, quick to forgive an offense. Forgive as quickly and completely as the Master forgave you. And regardless of what else you put on, wear… Read More Devotional 8/16
… yet now He has reconciled in the body of His flesh through death, to present you holy, and blameless, and above reproach in His sight— if indeed you continue in the faith, grounded and steadfast, and are not moved away from the hope of the gospel which you heard… Colossians 1:21b-23a Saved or Self deceived?… Read More Devotional 6/6
But thanks be to God! He gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ. 1 Corinthians 15:57 Something will grow from all you are going through. And it will be YOU. Toby Mac Victory: an act of defeating an enemy or opponent in a battle, game, or other competition; success, triumph, conquest, win, favorable result; Just… Read More Devotional 4/21