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.]

Push the RESET Button on Your Prayer Life

Memorize and Meditate “It is good to wait quietly for the salvation of the Lord.” (Lamentations 3:26, NIV) It is so difficult to follow this seemingly simple instruction, isn’t it? We get caught in circumstances beyond our control and experience pain, frustration, anger, suffering, and mental and emotional strain. These conditions can gain control of […]

Call on God and He Will Answer

Memorize and Meditate “‘Call to Me, and I will answer you, and show you great and mighty things, which you do not know.’” (Jeremiah 33:3, NKJV) What a wonderful Spiritual M & M to memorize and meditate on! Almighty God says he will answer us if we call on him. Not only that, but he […]

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 […]

Sourced in God

Memorize and Meditate “For I know that through your prayers and God’s provision of the Spirit of Jesus Christ what has happened to me will turn out for my deliverance.” (Philippians 1:19, NIV) Soak your Heart This verse is power-packed. I want to soak my heart in it. Our communion with God through the provision […]

Open My Eyes

Scripture: Psalm 119:18, ESV “Open my eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of your law.” (Psalm 119:18, ESV) To understand the Word of God, we need special revelation from God through the Holy Spirit. Revelation and transparency are the hallmarks in any relationship. Jesus promised that both he and the Father would make […]

The Path to Personal Peace, Part 1

Scripture: Philippians 4:9, NIV “Whatever you have learned or received or heard from me, or seen in me—put it into practice. And the God of peace will be with you.” (Philippians 4:9, NIV) What an example to follow! How many people could make that statement about themselves? Just put into practice what you have seen […]

What Question Would You Ask Jesus?

Scripture: Matthew 20:32–34, NKJV and Jeremiah 1:12, NKJV “So Jesus stood still and called them, and said, ‘What do you want me to do for you?’ They said to Him, ‘Lord, that our eyes may be opened.’ So Jesus had compassion and touched their eyes. And immediately their eyes received sight, and they followed Him.” […]

Fix It With Philippians 4:6

Scripture: Philippians 4:6-7 “Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.” (NIV) One time I heard a person say, “Fix it with Philippians […]

Be Sure to Pray!

Scripture: Isaiah 37:14–15 “Hezekiah received the letter from the messengers and read it. Then he went up to the temple of the Lord and spread it out before the Lord. And Hezekiah prayed to the Lord.” (NIV) I heard someone say that it takes three things to accomplish the purposes of God in this world: […]