Morning Devotions Series
The Preacher of Ecclesiastes cautions us not to be overly optimistic about wisdom and its power. Even though wisdom works well, time and chance can spoil the benefits of wisdom and a little bit of folly can destroy wisdom’s power.Continue
Jesus teaches us important truths about how we must enter the kingdom of God, truths that his disciples had failed to grasp.Continue
This devotion will suggest that “steadfastness” or “perseverance” is the right notion for James 5:11, not “the patience” of Job. Furthermore, this suggests that James is referring to Canonical Job in its unity, not just the first part of Job.Continue
The Lord gives to his church “mercy servants,” whose deeds of compassion complement the gospel witness of his “Word servants.”Continue
The peace of God in His Son, Jesus Christ, surpasses understanding, says Paul in Philippians 4.Continue
The seven servants were qualified to care for widows’ material needs because Christ’s church discerned that they were “full of the Spirit and wisdom.”Continue
Psalms 1 and 2 form a two-paneled door which opens on the riches of the Christian life illustrated in the Psalter. The only way into the truly happy life is through the door of wisdom, which is through Christ who is himself the Way and the Life.