Broken Dreams

“I will make you into a great nation. I will bless you and make you famous, and you will be a blessing to others.” – Genesis 12:2. The story of Joseph spans many chapters, Genesis 37-50. Joseph had a lot of things going his way in life at first. He was handsome. He was the…

Investing In The Future

“Good planning and hard work lead to prosperity, but hasty shortcuts lead to poverty.” – Proverbs 21:5 I’m asking you the question, “What do you want in life?” Your answer to the question today is going to determine what your future is going to be. Right now, the stock market has gone wild, seemingly setting a…

Shaping The Future

“Look here, you who say, “Today or tomorrow we are going to a certain town and will stay there a year. We will do business there and make a profit.” How do you know what your life will be like tomorrow? Your life is like the morning fog—it’s here a little while, then it’s gone.”…

Giving And Receiving

“As the Scriptures say, “They share freely and give generously to the poor. Their good deeds will be remembered forever. For God is the one who provides seed for the farmer and then bread to eat. In the same way, he will provide and increase your resources and then produce a great harvest of generosity…

Being Thankful

“There will be joy and songs of thanksgiving, and I will multiply my people, not diminish them; I will honor them, not despise them.” – Jeremiah 30:9. I want to start this devotional with a question: Am I a thankful person? Is thankfulness part of the discipline of my life? How much time do I…