Daily Devotional (Page 93)

January 10, 2015

“And thou shalt teach them diligently unto thy children, and shalt talk of them when thou sittest in thine house, and when thou walkest by the way, and when thou liest down, and when thou risest up (Deuteronomy 6:7). Take time to consider every word in this verse. “You” – a personal responsibility. “Shall” command.…

January 9, 2015

“Rooted and built up in him, and stablished in the faith, as ye have been taught, abounding therein with thanksgiving (Colossians 2:7). One must be planted in Christ to take root. Growth only occurs in well-rooted plants (Ephesians 3:17). Developing good roots comes through digging into the meat of God’s word to differentiate between good…

January 8, 2015

“If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land (2 Chronicles 7:14). Headlines filled with violence cry for revival (Psalm 85:6). Revival begins with…

January 7, 2015

“Now unto him that is able to do exceeding abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power that worketh in us (Ephesians 3:20). Stretch your mind for a moment. What is the greatest thing you could ever ask of God? You are not stretching enough. What is the most extreme thing…

January 5, 2015

But as it is written, Eye hath not seen, nor ear heard, neither have entered into the heart of man, the things which God hath prepared for them that love him (1 Corinthians 2:9). Often this passage is incorrectly cited as speaking of heaven. In context, this inspired Scripture refers to the Word of God.…

January 4, 2015

…choose you this day whom ye will serve … but as for me and my house, we will serve the LORD (Joshua 24:15). Joshua had gathered the leaders together. He reminded them of the mighty works and blessings of God. Their fathers had not always followed Jehovah. At this time, they lived in the land…

January 3, 2015

Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven (Matthew 5:16). In the magnificent sermon on the mount, Jesus exhorted His followers to be an impact on the world around them by the world seeing them involved in good works. Be a…

January 2, 2015

And now, Israel, what doth the LORD thy God require of thee, but to fear the LORD thy God, to walk in all his ways, and to love him, and to serve the LORD thy God with all thy heart and with all thy soul (Deuteronomy 10:12). At various times, in different ways, God has…

January 1, 2015

January 1 Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and cometh down from the Father of lights, with whom is no variableness, neither shadow of turning (James 1:17). The opening words of the Bible declares “In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth” (Genesis 1:1). Great encouragement is found in…