Failure Is Not Final

“Don’t wait in ambush at the home of the godly, and don’t raid the house where the godly live. The godly may trip seven times, but they will get up again. But one disaster is enough to overthrow the wicked.” – Proverbs 24:15-16. Everyone has an inner desire to succeed. This desire can be strong,…

Hope In Action (Part 2)

“Put your hope in the LORD. Travel steadily along his path. He will honor you by giving you the land. You will see the wicked destroyed.” – Psalm 37:34.  In the last devotional, we talked about turning good intentions (hope) into action by being patient and being dependent on God. In this devotional, we talk…

Hope In Action

“In his kindness God called you to share in his eternal glory by means of Christ Jesus. So after you have suffered a little while, he will restore, support, and strengthen you, and he will place you on a firm foundation.” – 1 Peter 5:10.  We all have good intentions. But few people have a…

The Winds Of Change

“Relying on God has to start all over everyday, as if nothing has yet been done.”  –C. S. Lewis. The final days of the year are one of my favorite times of the year for several reasons. One is Christmas, the indescribable wonder of God with us as well as spending extra time with family.…

Jesus Will Come Again

“Looking forward to the day of God and hurrying it along. On that day, he will set the heavens on fire, and the elements will melt away in the flames. But we are looking forward to the new heavens and new earth he has promised, a world filled with God’s righteousness. And so, dear friends,…