Resources tagged with “morning devotions”
As Habakkuk and the people of Israel face the coming Babylonians, God comforts them by revealing His awesome power and intention to right all wrongs. God’s display of terrifying beauty gives hope and perseverance to His saints.
Westminster Seminary California President Dr. W. Robert Godfrey continues an 8-part devotional series titled, "Seeking God with the Psalmist."Continue
Jesus teaches us important truths about how we must enter the kingdom of God, truths that his disciples had failed to grasp.Continue
In Job 38 Yahweh accepts Job's challenge to justify himself on condition that Job can prove that he has standing to bring suit against Almighty God.
The risen and enthroned Lord Jesus is the king over all of his creation; He is the sovereign who rules and reigns over all.Continue
The Reformed know that the Psalms teach the Faith and we delight in them.Continue
Not only does the Lord love to lavish his grace to multitudes of people, to see them multiply to become a countless choir to sing his praise (as we saw in the first meditation on Acts 6:1-7); but he also delights in diversity—different kinds of people, speaking different languages and practicing different customs.Continue
The Jerusalem church’s appointment of seven servants to care for widows is a pivotal event in the spread of Christ’s gospel after the Holy Spirit’s descent at Pentecost.Continue
Dr. Godfrey's Fall 2016 opening convocation from Ephesians 4.Continue
Jesus' life proved that humility leads to glory. It is only when we see how much we have been served by Christ when we can forsake ourselves and count it a joy to follow in the example of Christ--and wash the feet of the saints. It is through suffering and humility that we follow in Christ's footsteps, and through suffering we can rejoice until our mortal bodies are glorified.Continue
A life invested in, and devoted to, Jesus matters because of the resurrection.Continue
Our nature is to do what is right in our own eyes, but the book of Judges directs us to look to the King of Kings. A king whom we don't see today, but whom we are called to trust in faith.Continue
The foundational notion of being born again describes not just a life-changing past event, but the essence of our present life in Christ and the future of a glorious new creation.Continue
We were reminded by Paul that all our sufferings – insults, slanders, hardship, persecutions and difficulties – if suffered for Christ’s sake become the perfect opportunity (as weakness) for the manifestation of Christ’s glory. And for that reason, "his grace is sufficient for you".Continue