BUILD UP OTHERS

As believers, we are called to build each other up, encourage each other, and to pray for each other. Those who are strong in their faith must seek to build up those who are weak. We are linked together, for the strong and the weak grow alike. We need each other and we are compelled…

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BELIEVING AND SPEAKING

Once again, today’s devotion centers on the importance of believing. Yesterday we spoke about praying and believing. Today we focus on believing and speaking. We need to believe what we say. For that to happen, we must be grounded in the power of God. Our words are important for they represent our faith. In other…

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PRAYING AND BELIEVING

Whenever we pray, there must always be a great degree of faith. We cannot pray in doubt or disbelief, but our prayers must be rooted in a deep and abiding faith in a mighty God. Our belief in God allows us to know that God can do all things and do all things well. He…

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THE DEVIL IS SEEKING SOMEONE TO DEVOUR

As I write this devotion, I wish I had adequate words to pen on this paper. In reality, however, I do not have the words to express this truth. The devil is seeking whom he may devour. It is tragic that some of us are so sophisticated in our thinking that we have dismissed the…

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SPEAK THE TRUTH

As a people of God, we need always to speak the truth. We must speak in love with humility using truthful and lasting words. We cannot deviate from the truth, but always speak the truth in love. I emphasize the word love over judgment, hypocrisy, and self-righteousness. Instead, speak the truth and acknowledge the grace…

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ENJOY THE ASSIGNMENT YOU HAVE BEEN GIVEN

I remember some time ago, when Senior Pastor Alyn E. Waller of Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church preached about enjoying “the journey”. It was a deep and profound message where he called upon God’s people to enjoy the journey that God had put them on. In other words, enjoy the assignment that God has given to…

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PAY ATTENTION TO THE TRUTH

It is so important as believers that we pay particular attention to the truth. As we read God’s Word, we cannot afford to drift away from the Word. God’s Word gives us direction for our lives. Everything we need to live a fruitful life is contained in the Word of God. The moment we turn…

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ASK GOD TO PROTECT YOU

Here I am again, writing about our God. There is nothing better to write about than the love and mercy of God. We serve a God who can do all things and do all things well. He is a God of comfort, healing, and protection. We can ask Him to protect us, and He will.…

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