Power In Weakness

Jeanne Mott Power in Weakness But he said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, For my power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore I will boast all the more gladly about my weaknesses, so that Christ’s power may rest on me. That Read More

Persevere To Abundance

A. Jeanne Mott Persevere To Abundance Consider it pure joy, my brother , whenever you face trials of many kinds, because you know that the testing of you faith develops perseverance. James 1:2-3 It was only about ¼ inch in diameter, yet I couldn’t take my eyes off it. The tiny spider Read More

Your Hairs Are All Numbered

Luke 12:5-6 Are not five sparrows sold for two cents? Yet not one of them is forgotten before God.  Indeed, the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Do not fear; you are more valuable than many sparrows (NASB). In recent weeks, I have spent many hours combing through my daughters hair.  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
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