Daily Devotionals


What if God’s only gift to you were his grace to save you. Would you be content? Content! That’s the word. A state of heart in which you would b more

Inviting God In

Confession admits wrong and seeks forgiveness. Amnesty denies wrong and claims innocence! Many mouth a prayer for forgiveness while in reality more

Discharged From Prison

Have you ever heard of a discharged prisoner who wanted to stay? Nor have I. When the doors open, prisoners leave! The thought of a person preferring more

Every Spiritual Blessing

You possess (get this!) every spiritual blessing possible. Ephesians 1:3 promises that “in Christ, God has given us every spiritual blessing in t more

He Calls You His Child

You may know what it’s like to carry a stigma.  Each time your name is mentioned, your calamity follows. “Have you heard from John lately? more

The Test of Love

Romans 5:8 says, “God shows his great love for us in this way. Christ died for us while we were still sinners.” A friend of mine tells of t more

Access to the Father

If a child you don’t know appears on your doorstep and asks to spend the night, what would you do? Likely you would ask his name, where he lives, more

Peace with God

As a monk and his apprentice walked back to the abbey, the younger man was unusually quiet. But when asked if anything was wrong the student more

How Much Do We Owe?

How do I deal with the debt I owe to God? Deny it? My conscience won’t let me. Find worse sins in others? God won’t fall for that. Try to pay it more

The Achievement of God

How can God punish the sin and love the sinner? Ponder the achievement of God. He doesn’t condone our sin, nor does he compromise his standard. H more

A New Plan

As children, the minute we got home from school we would hit the pavement. The kid across the street had a dad with a great arm and a strong more

Without God–All are Lost

Symbols are important. Some of them, like communion and baptism, illustrate the cross of Christ.  They symbolize salvation, demonstrate salvation, more

We Don’t Know Enough

God is the One who judges. We don’t know enough! We condemn a man for stumbling this morning, but we didn’t see the blows he took yesterday. W more

Universal Strategy of Impunity

It’s the universal strategy of impunity. Even kids use it. If I can get my dad more angry at my brother than me, I’m off scot-free. So I more

Judging Others

It is one thing to have a conviction; it’s another to convict the person. Paul said in Romans 2:1, “If you think you can judge others” here is more