Author: Karen Grace Paul

11
Aug

Heaven Bound – Eternal Life!

“Very truly I tell you, whoever hears my word and believes him who sent me has eternal life and will not be judged but has crossed over from death to life. – John 5:24 NIV John records Jesus’ promise that those who hear His word and believe have eternal life. Our eternal destiny hinges on […]

10
Aug

God’s Will – Our Nourishment

Then Jesus explained: “My nourishment comes from doing the will of God, who sent me, and from finishing his work. John 4:34 (NLT) Our Lord Jesus came to this earth to do the Father’s will. Jesus said, “For I have come down from heaven, not to do My own will, but the will of Him […]

08
Aug

Our Strength and Our Shield

The Lord is my strength and my shield; my heart trusted in him, and I am helped: therefore my heart greatly rejoiceth; and with my song will I praise him. Psalm 28:7 (KJV) In Psalm 28, David is intensely distressed, his mind peaceless, his heart bitter and hurt because of the constant threats, backstabbing, evil […]

27
Feb

Our Work, His Kingdom!

For we are co-workers in God’s service; you are God’s field, God’s building. 1 Corinthians 3:9 (NIV)   Incredibly, the Lord invites us to co-labor with Him. Receiving Christ is only the beginning, in response to the Lord’s work in our hearts, we are called to share the good news of the redemptive work of […]

26
Feb

The Lord Will Reward Us!

Now he who plants and he who waters are one, and each one will receive his own reward according to his own labor. 1 Corinthians 3:8 (NKJV) Have we gotten discouraged in doing the work of the Lord? Have we grown weary of being steadfast in His service? Sometimes our service in the kingdom of […]

25
Feb

Enjoy The Downpour!

  Let us know. Let us pursue the knowledge of the Lord. His going forth is established as the morning; He will come to us like the rain, Like the latter and former rain to the earth. Hosea 6:3 (NKJV) The phrase ‘former and latter’ rain occurs multiple times in the scriptures. God, His word, allows us to look closely at […]

24
Feb

Returned, Ransomed, and Redeemed!

I will ransom them from the power of the grave; I will redeem them from death: O death, I will be thy plagues; O grave, I will be thy destruction! Hosea 13:14 (KJV) Today’s devotion highlights the grace that the Lord provides to a repented heart. Prophet Hosea, as instructed by the Lord, sends out […]

23
Feb

Wait, Watch, Live Right!

  So Christ was once offered to bear the sins of many; and unto them that look for him shall he appear the second time without sin unto salvation. Hebrews 9:28 (KJV) In his letter to Thessalonica, Paul confirms the second coming of the Lord and appeals to the church to “stand firm” as they wait […]

22
Feb

God Remembers – We won’t give up.

   For God is not unrighteous to forget your work and labour of love, which ye have shewed toward his name, in that ye have ministered to the saints, and do minister. Hebrews 6:10 (KJV) How frequently do we question the fairness of things when we see and experience injustice around us? People including our family […]