Devotions

  • Sweet Memories that Bind

    Many of us look back with longing to a time when we had joy, true intimacy with God, and peace blanketed every facet of our lives. While we know that we go through seasons [...]
  • The Cross

    The Bible calls Jesus the Second Adam. As the Second Adam, Jesus died to sin. When He lived in His fleshly body, He was alive to the power of sin and the pain and suffering [...]
  • The Word Was Made Flesh

    “The Word was made flesh and dwelt among us, (and we beheld His glory as of the only begotten of the Father), full of grace and truth” (John 1:14). Have you ever [...]
  • To Err Is Human

    The great English Poet, Alexander Pope (1688-1744) told us,”to err is human, to forgive divine.” The art of forgiving is probably one of the most difficult [...]
  • Fanning the Flames of Faith

    Today I saw a homeless man pushing a shopping cart full of junk. The cart contained everything he owned. His scraggly beard was as dirty as his matted, stringy hair. It was [...]

Teach Me to Number My Days

May 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

The days of our years are seventy, or even by reason of strength eighty years So teach us to number our days, that we may gain a heart of wisdom. (Psalms 90:10,12 HNV) Have [...]

A Woman of Destiny

September 10, 2015 // 0 Comments

  One of my favorite Bible stories is of a common Jewish woman who found her niche in history by simply being herself. Queen Esther’s quiet spirit of obedience gave [...]

Nature by Design

September 10, 2015 // 0 Comments

Several years ago, an agricultural scientist was searching for a way to eliminate the destructive horn beetle without destroying other beneficial insects. The horn beetle has [...]

When Darkness Surrounds You

September 10, 2015 // 0 Comments

When I was a little girl we did most of our traveling at night when it was cooler. Cars didn’t have air-conditioning back then. There weren’t as many arguments in the [...]

I Am the True Vine

September 9, 2015 // 0 Comments

I am the True Vine, and My Father is the Vinedresser. Every branch in Me that does not bear fruit, He takes away. And every one that bears fruit, He prunes it so that it may [...]