Category: Devotions

Today If You Hear His Voice

God has always been speaking and it has always been this message in Hebrews 4:2 “For we also have had the good news proclaimed to us, just as those also did, but the message they heard did not benefit them,…

So Great A Salvation

God has been speaking to men through the ages. Yet, men from the time of Adam and Eve have known they are separated from Him so he spoke through a few as he says in Hebrews 1:1 “Although God spoke…

That the Word of the Lord May Progress

That You May be Considered Worthy of the Calling 2 Thessalonians 1:1–12 They Did Not Accept the Love of the Truth 2 Thessalonians 2:1–12 God Has Chosen You as First Fruits 2 Thessalonians 2:13–17 That the Word of the Lord…

The Day of the Lord is Coming

I Sent in Order to Know Your Faith 1 Thessalonians 3:1–5 Stand Firm in the Lord 1 Thessalonians 3:6–13 This is the Will of God, Your Sanctification 1 Thessalonians 4:1–8 We Urge You, Brothers, to Progress Even More 1 Thessalonians…

An Example to All Those Who Believe

Fellow Workers for the Kingdom of God Colossians 4:7–17 Remember My Imprisonment Colossians 4:18 An Example to All Those Who Believe 1 Thessalonians 1:1–10 Approved by God to be Entrusted with the Gospel 1 Thessalonians 2:1–12 You Received the Word…

Speak the Mystery of Christ

There are many “religious” acts, that are done in the name of God. This “religion” is defined in the Merriam-Webster dictionary as any kind of “A cause, principle, or system of beliefs held to with ardor and faith” and Paul…

The Firstborn Over All Creation

Jesus Christ is “the firstborn over all creation” in Colossians 1:15 and in the beginning, in Genesis 1:31–2:1 “And God saw everything that he had made and, behold, it was very good”. But sin entered in and the world changed.…

Worship by the Spirit of God

Paul had been among the most religious of his day in Philippians 3:5–6 (LEB) “a Hebrew born from Hebrews … according to the righteousness in the law being blameless” and then he had an encounter with Jesus Christ and none…

For Me To Live Is Christ

Paul sets the future, our hope of eternal life before them and then reminds them that God’s priority is that all would be saved. What then will we choose? As Paul says in Philippians 1:23-24 (LEB) “But I am hard…

Become Imitators of God

God has given us the gift of life, redemption through Jesus Christ and by this has called us to be His sons and daughters. Jesus gave us the example of how we are to live in the world and Paul…

The Hope of His Calling

In Christ, we are no longer separated from God. We that have believed in Christ are adopted because that is what God wanted for us in Ephesians 1:5 (LEB) “having predestined us to adoption through Jesus Christ to himself according…

You Who Are Spiritual Restore

God has freed us to live in the blessings He intended and that begins with the gift of life through Jesus Christ. Through Christ we are reconciled to God and in Hebrews 4:16 “Therefore let us approach with confidence to…

That The Promise Could Be Given By Faith

Law is only a problem for those that transgress it by overstepping the boundary. We could also say that law is unnecessary where there is no transgression. We find in Galatians 3:19 (LEB): 19 “Why then the law? It was…