Category Archives for Devotions

Run, Run, Run!

Beating the Train As my friend and I were taking a walk one day, we heard a train whistle in the distance and knew we only had a minute or two to beat the train and get across the tracks in order to not allow our walk to be interrupted.  So we ran.   Whew!   […]

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What is your idol?

Spurgeon’s Morning and Evening Devotional “Shall a man make gods unto himself, and they are no gods.”–Jeremiah 16:20 “The dearest idol I have known,Whate’er that idol be;Help me to tear it from thy throne,And worship only thee.” What is your idol? Whether it be people or things, may we keep our selves from them and […]

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The ABC’s of Christmas

One Christmas our son-in-law and daughter came up with the ABC’s of Christmas.  Each letter represents something that goes along with the Christmas story along with the Scripture verses.  A is for Abraham, of whom Christ did descend. Through his lineage came the blessing that truly has no end.  Gen. 12:3; Mt. 1:1 B is […]

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Thursday’s Thoughts

1 Chronicles 21:1  And Satan stood up against Israel, and provoked David to number Israel. I am reminded that Satan is alive and well in this earth and will be until God casts Him into the lake of fire forever. When Satan stands up against me, I must be prepared to stand against him. I […]

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Wednesday’s Wisdom

1 Chronicles 18:13 . . .Thus the LORD preserved David whithersoever he went. When we are in the Lord’s hands, we are indispensable until the Lord calls us home.  He will preserve us wherever we go! ::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::: 1 Chronicles 19:13  Be of good courage, and let us behave ourselves valiantly for our people, and for […]

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Monday’s Manna

1 Chronicles 5:18-20  The sons of Reuben, and the Gadites, and half the tribe of Manasseh, of valiant men, men able to bear buckler and sword, and to shoot with bow, and skilful in war, were four and forty thousand seven hundred and threescore, that went out to the war.  And they made war with […]

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Wednesday’s Wisdom

1 Kings 8:61  Let your heart therefore be perfect with the LORD our God, to walk in his statutes, and to keep his commandments, as at this day. How much do we give? Psalms 96:8-9 “Give unto the LORD the glory due unto his name:” (Give Praise and worship) “bring an offering, and come into […]

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Thursday’s Thoughts Philippians 4:8 Finally, brethren, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honest, whatsoever things are just, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things are of good report; if there be any virtue, and if there be any praise, think on these things.

Psalms 94:18  When I said, My foot slippeth; thy mercy, O LORD, held me up.  His mercy holds me up when my feet slip along the path.  Praise the Lord! Psalms 94:20-21  Shall the throne of iniquity have fellowship with thee, which frameth mischief by a law? They gather themselves together against the soul of […]

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