Power in Unity

Saturday, July 22, 2017 Power in Unity “Again I say to you that if two of you agree on earth concerning anything that they ask, it will be done for them by My Father in heaven.”—Matthew 18:19 During World War II, a group of American pilots known as the Flying Tigers downed nearly 300 enemy…

Caught Up

Wednesday, July 5, 2017 Caught Up For the Lord Himself will descend from heaven with a shout, with the voice of an archangel, and with the trumpet of God. And the dead in Christ will rise first. Then we who are alive and remain shall be caught up together with them in the clouds to…

Weeping and Working

Saturday, March 11, 2017 Weeping and Working When I heard this, I sat down and wept. In fact, for days I mourned, fasted, and prayed to the God of heaven.—Nehemiah 1:4 Alexander Maclaren said, “Tell me the depth of a Christian man’s compassion, and I will tell you the measure of his usefulness.” How deep…

Let the Children Come

Monday, February 6, 2017 Let the Children Come But Jesus said, “Let the little children come to Me, and do not forbid them; for of such is the kingdom of heaven.”—Matthew 19:14 We need God’s help to be moms and dads. We live in a culture that is largely hostile to the family. It certainly…

The Judas Awards

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 The Judas Awards Not everyone who says to Me, “Lord, Lord,” shall enter the kingdom of heaven, but he who does the will of My Father in heaven.—Matthew 7:21 The music industry has the Grammys, the movie industry has the Oscars, and the television industry has the Emmys. I think the…

Think Heaven

Think Heaven! That’s what Colossians 3:2 encourages us to do. For the past two weeks, my daily devotions have been focused on the topic of Heaven. You can share the series with others or read any that you might have missed by going to this page. Saturday, January 21, 2017 Think Heaven Set your mind…

A Longing for Heaven

Saturday, January 14, 2017 A Longing for Heaven I long to go and be with Christ, which would be far better for me.—Philippians 1:23 Have you ever been homesick? Maybe you were in a really beautiful place. But as they say, there’s no place like home. I think I’m becoming more of a homebody as…

The Pull of Heaven

Tuesday, January 10, 2017 The Pull of Heaven We are here for only a moment, visitors and strangers in the land as our ancestors were before us. Our days on earth are like a passing shadow, gone so soon without a trace.—1 Chronicles 29:15 When we’re young, life seems to go slowly. But as we…