Everything listed under: devotion

  • Remember Jesus

    “Remember Jesus Christ, risen from the dead, a descendant of David, in accordance with my gospel.” (2 Timothy 2:8)Today is September 11. If you have turned on any TV stations today, you can’t help but remember the significance of September 11. 18 years ago, terrorists hijacked those planes and killed all those people in the Twin Towers, the Pentagon and on those planes.   Read More...

  • Imputation of Righteousness

    Abram believed in the LORD, and the LORD credited it to him as righteousness. (Genesis 15:6—EHV)The return-for-service model is fundamental to human relationships—we are used to getting rewarded for what we do. You get paid for doing your job—not as a gift but as an obligation, you earned it. Sadly, that same idea comes into our minds when it comes to forgiveness of sins and eternal life.   Read More...

  • Winning Is The Only Thing

    "Be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power.” (Ephesians 6:10)“Winning isn't everything. It's the only thing,” claimed a famous football coach. Our world seems to agree.   Read More...

  • Dressed In Jesus Robe of Righteousness

    "But when the king came in to see the guests, he saw a man there who was not wearing wedding clothes. He said to him, ‘Friend, how did you get in here without wearing wedding clothes?’ The man was speechless. Then the king told the servants, ‘Tie him hand and foot and throw him into the outer darkness where there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth.’ For many are called, but few are chosen.” (Matthew 22:11-14)Did you attend any weddings this Summer?   Read More...

  • Use The Sword Of God’s Word!

    "Put on the full armor of God. . .   Read More...

  • God’s Miraculous Mission

    But when the set time had fully come, God sent his Son to be born of a woman, so that he would be born under the law, in order to redeem those under the law, so that we would be adopted as sons. (Galatians 4:4-5 EHV)“What?!?  Why are you using a Christmas passage? Is this some sort of ‘Christmas in July’ type of deal?” Well, sort of; but there is a reason behind choosing this passage for our devotion today.   Read More...

  • The Big Picture

    We know that all things work together for the good of those who love God, for those who are called according to his purpose. (Romans 8:28)Please amuse me for just a minute and look at the picture above. What do you see?   Read More...

  • Follow God's Word

    “So Jesus said to the Jews who had believed him, If you remain in my word, you are really my disciples.” (John 8:31)“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma – which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice.   Read More...

  • The Law and the Christian

    Certainly we know that the law is spiritual, but I am unspiritual, sold as a slave to sin. For I do not understand what I am doing, because I do not keep doing what I want. Instead, I do what I hate.   Read More...

  • Freedom to Worship the Lord

    “It is for freedom that Christ has set us free. Stand firm, then, and do not allow anyone to put the yoke of slavery on you again.” (Galatians 5:1—EHV)What is your favorite amendment to the Constitution of the United States? Okay, most of you probably don’t have a favorite amendment; but there are some that certainly stand out: The thirteenth amendment—abolishing slavery and the second amendment—the right to bear arms (which is certainly getting a lot of ...  Read More...