If we want our children to have a clear understanding of who God is, it's important that we teach them. In this devotion on Exodus 12, we learn that educating the next generation begins in the home.
Leaving a Legacy Many years ago, I attended the funeral of my cousin Sammie. It was a moving memorial service, but what really impacted me the most was the large audience who came to pay their respects. The testimonials that people gave for my cousin also revealed to me that he made a great impact … Continue reading Being Remembered
Unanswered Prayer Have you ever had those moments when you feel like God does not care about what is happening to you? For example, suppose you are in a financial or medical crisis. You pray earnestly for the Lord to deliver you from these trials. However, the more you pray, the more challenging the situation … Continue reading Prayer is Important
I watched you as you grew up, I was in awe as you matured. My heart soared when you succeeded, When you stumbled, my soul fell. When you laughed, I laughed with you, My heart broke for you when you cried. I've never been prouder of you than I am now, You achievements fill me … Continue reading Hope for A Student
A Holy Family Tree In our introduction to Matthew's Gospel, the author gives to us a genealogy of Jesus Christ. 2 Abraham was the father of Isaac,Isaac the father of Jacob, Jacob the father of Judah and his brothers, 3 Judah the father of Perez and Zerah, whose mother was Tamar, Perez the father of … Continue reading A Family Under Grace
What motivates you to do what you do? The world says the reason we work is only to acquire things. Is that all there is? In the first chapter of Ecclesiastes, we will discover that such thinking is meaningless.
Have you ever been given some form of authority over something? How should you use this power? As we read from John 19, we learn that when we are given power, it requires a great deal of responsibility and recognition of where our authority comes from.
What is Truth? This world that we live has come up with many definitions of what truth is. However, which one is correct, they can't be all right? In this reading from John 18, we delve deeper into understanding what absolute truth is and why the world refuses to accept it.
Thy word have I hid in mine heart, that I might not sin against thee. Blessed art thou, O Lord: teach me thy statutes. Psalm 119:11-12 (King James Version) All of us, at one time or another, have stumbled in our faith walk and yielded to temptation. It was after one of those stumbles that … Continue reading The Strength to Resist Sin
If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness. 1 John 1:9 (King James Version) The Apostle John tells us in the verse above that if we confess our sins, our heavenly Father will forgive us and wipe away the stain that … Continue reading The Power of Confession