Christian Devotionals

Comfort, O Comfort My People

"Comfort, comfort my people, says your God" (Isaiah 40:1, ESV).  When the history books have opened their final pages and their end is being read aloud in your ears, and you see with your eyes the letters of their books forming words of impending disaster, still, I say, "Comfort, O Comfort My people," Read More

Hiding in a Cave – Psalm 143:3

“When my spirit was overwhelmed within me, then You knew my path” Psalm 143:3 (NASB). David wrote these words before he was king. He knew he would be king, one day, but he wasn’t king yet. Saul also knew that David would be king. And Saul didn’t like it. When David wrote these words, he was Read More

Wisdom From Strange Places

"I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ." - Mahatma Gandhi It probably seems all kinds of wrong to start a Christian devotional with the words of a Hindu, but Gandhi captured the essence of a problem that many share.  It is likely you have heard Read More

Kindness: 1 Thessalonians 5:15

Make sure that nobody pays back wrong for wrong, but always try to be kind to each other and to everyone else. 1 Thessalonians 5:15   (New International Version). We are all broken.  We are all easy to break.  We feel inadequate, and some days it doesn’t take much to tip us over and into the abyss, Read More

Obedience: Numbers 22

And the angel of the LORD said to him, “Why have you struck your donkey these three thimes? Behold, I have come out to oppose you because your way is perverse before me. The donkey saw me and turned aside before me these three times. If she had not turned aside from me, surely just now I would have Read More

Gentle Words: Proverbs 15:1

A soft answer turneth away wrath: but grievous words stir up anger.  Proverbs 15:1.  (King James Version). On the radio one morning, the following story was told about a woman on her way to work, who had been rear ended at a set of traffic lights.  She was furiously angry, and got out of the car Read More

Eight Words: Psalm 46:10

He says, “Be still, and know that I am God”  (Psalm 46:10, New International Version). Our world moves at such a fast pace, and all around us are people rushing, rushing to their jobs, their children, their families, rushing to get ahead, to get away, to get somewhere.    In all the bustling, Read More

Comfort in Times Of Distress: Genesis 24:60

"Then Isaac brought her into the tent of Sarah his mother and took Rebekah, and she became his wife, and he loved her. So Isaac was comforted after his mother’s death" (Genesis 24:60, ESV). There are so many different verses that could be used to make the point that is lightly touched on in this Read More

I am Worthy – Exodus 14 Devotional

"… Fear not, stand firm, and see the salvation of the LORD, which he will work for you today. For the Egyptians who you see today, you shall never see again. The LORD will fight for you, and you have only to be silent" (Exodus 14:13-14, ESV). I stood there staring at the door as if it would open Read More

The Catcher – John 14:3

"And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come back and take you to be with me that you also may be where I am. New International Version" (John 14:3, NIV). Watching the trapeze artists at the circus, it is easy to get caught up in the whirling and twirling of the performers who leap from swing Read More
Christian-Way.com is a community blog and does not necessarily endorse all the views of its contributors.