4 Rs: Son Power Can Make Us Like the Morning Light

2 Samuel 23:2, 4 devotional: Our desire should be to be like the light of the morning in the lives of other people. [Click title or image to read the full post.]

What is Written on the Tablet of Your Heart?

Scripture: Proverbs 3:3-4, NKJV “Let not mercy and truth forsake you; bind them around your neck, write them on the tablet of your heart, and so find favor and high esteem in the sight of God and man.” (Proverbs 3:3–4, NKJV) Have you ever thought about what is written on the tablet of your heart? […]

The Fountain of Life

Memorize and Meditate “It is the Spirit who gives life; the flesh profits nothing. The words that I speak to you are spirit, and they are life.” (John 6:63, NKJV) We need Jesus Christ’s Word for life, for they are the way the Spirit of God works inside of us. His Word is living and […]

‘Eat’ the Word!

Memorize and Meditate “Your words were found, and I ate them, and Your word was to me the joy and rejoicing of my heart; for I am called by Your name, O Lord God of hosts.” (Jeremiah 15:16, NKJV) This verse says something very important about the Word of God: Jeremiah ate the Word. It […]

God’s Word Works!

Memorize and Meditate “And we also thank God continually because, when you received the word of God, which you heard from us, you accepted it not as a human word, but as it actually is, the word of God, which is indeed at work in you who believe.” (1 Thessalonians 2:13, NIV) Soak your Heart […]

The Compass of Life

Memorize and Meditate “And he said, ‘…. As for me, being on the way, the Lord led me to the house of my master’s brethren.’” (Genesis 24:27, NKJV) Soak your Heart If we expect to receive God’s guidance, direction, and blessing, it is critical that we are “on the way” – the Lord’s way. If […]

Be on the Lookout

Scripture: Revelation 22:20 “He who testifies to these things says, ‘Surely I am coming quickly.’ Amen. Even so, come, Lord Jesus!” (NKJV) As the Creator, God is always on the move. The landscape of “circumstances” of the world are constantly changing. Opportunities come and go. Scripture emphasizes the brevity of life many times: “And do […]

Welcome to Heaven!

Scripture: 2 Peter 1:11, ESV “For in this way there will be richly provided for you an entrance into the eternal kingdom of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.” (2 Peter 1:11, ESV) Oh! How I love the Word of God! Yes, it is full of warnings, particularly for those who pay no attention to […]

God’s Word—Like a Hammer!

Scripture: Jeremiah 20:9 “But if I say, ‘I will not mention his word or speak anymore in his name,’ his word is in my heart like a fire, a fire shut up in my bones. I am weary of holding it in; indeed, I cannot.” (NIV) Jeremiah is the prophet who found the Word of […]

Guarding Our Hearts at All Costs

Scripture: Proverbs 4:23 “Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it.” (NIV) When we come to Christ, we give him our hearts in worship. This lays the foundation for all that follows in life. “If you declare with your mouth, ‘Jesus is Lord,’ and believe in your heart that God […]