Category: Daily Devotion

06
Sep

Slaves to Sons; Fear to Freedom

For you did not receive the spirit of bondage again to fear, but you received the Spirit of adoption by whom we cry out, “Abba, Father. “ Romans 8:15 (NKJV) Verses 13, 14 and 16 of Romans 8 give us a better context of the leadership and the ministry of the Holy Spirit in us. […]

05
Sep

Right Hand Privileges

Psalm 118:16 The right hand of the LORD is exalted; The right hand of the LORD does valiantly. ‘Right-hand man’ signifies the indispensable and invaluable assistant who one can trust and depend on. One of the possible derivations of this phrase could be biblical since Jesus Christ is mentioned to be seated at the Right […]

04
Sep

Hope for the Future

I will sing to the Lord, because He has dealt bountifully with me. Psalm 13:6 David begins this psalm with a series of questions directed to God, starting with “how long…?”. This psalm talks about pain and difficulty that shows no sign of ending and prayer for strength to continue. The hardest trials to endure […]

03
Sep

Stewards of God’s Love

For this is the message that you heard from the beginning, that we should love one another. 1 John 3:11(NKJV) This letter was written by John, known as the ‘apostle of love.’ But when we read the gospel records, we will find that this was not his true nature. John, along with his brother James, […]

02
Sep

Lifestyle of Victory

For everyone who has been born of God overcomes the world. And this is the victory that has overcome the world – our faith. 1 John 5:4 (ESV) Children are expected to follow at least in some way after their parents. It is the same way with those who are born of God. This verse […]

01
Sep

God’s Eyes and Ears!

The eyes of the Lord are on the righteous, and His ears are open to their cry. Psalm 34:15(NKJV) In the Hebrew language, different words describe different types of cries. The specific word “cry” used here is a very personal plea for help. It is a cry for freedom from some trouble or to find […]

31
Aug

Power in Praise

Praise be to the LORD, the God of Israel, from everlasting to everlasting. Amen and Amen. – Psalms 41:13 (NIV) ‘Praise God’ means recognising His exalted position and divine qualities. We express our sincere and profound thanks for who God is and what He has done and is still doing for us through words and deeds. God cherishes it […]

30
Aug

We are Surrounded!

Many are the woes of the wicked, but the Lord’s unfailing love surrounds the one who trusts in him. Psalm 32:10 (NIV) David contrasts the wicked, who experience many hardships, but the Lord’s everlasting love surrounds the upright. The righteous are not those who never sinned but those who turn around to the Lord in repentance. Repentance releases us from […]

29
Aug

No Harm, Only Calm

“But blessed is the one who trusts in the Lord,whose confidence is in him. Jeremiah 17:7 (NIV) Jeremiah, the prophet, declares that happiness surrounds the person who trusts and hopes in the Lord. The Bible encourages us to rely on the Lord and not our understanding, saying that HE would guide our steps. Those who trust […]

28
Aug

Spread the Gospel!

Sing the praises of the Lord, enthroned in Zion; proclaim among the nations what he has done. Psalm 9:11 (NIV) The physical representation of the presence of God was the Lord’s ark. It was housed in Jerusalem when this psalm was composed. David uses this as a symbolic representation of God “enthroned in Jerusalem”. God […]