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The Wisdom God Gives

The wisdom we need is the wisdom God gives.

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Searching for Satisfaction

Guests, Daniel Ventura   |   September 6, 2022   |   Old Testament, Ecclesiastes   |  Type: Morning Devotions Series
We learn in this devotion that if we burden the things of life with demands to fulfill us in a certain way, we will always be disappointed. True satisfaction is not found by our striving, but by receiving life as a good gift of God. Continue listen

A Humble Servant

Guests, Angelo Contreres   |   March 22, 2022   |   Old Testament, Isaiah   |  Type: Morning Devotions Series
Like Isaiah, as he stood in the presence of the Lord in Isa. 6, the Lord has granted us a humbling vision of Himself in Jesus Christ. Faith in the humble servant Jesus Christ produces humility in his servants. Continue listen

Peace for Our Time | Psalm 29

Guests, Derek Buikema   |     |   Old Testament, Psalms   |  Type: Morning Devotions Series

Psalm 29 reminds us of the incomparable power of God, and how he makes peace by defeating his enemies.

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A Redeemer is Born | Exodus 2:1-10

There is a temptation in the desperate moments of our lives to let fear give way to doubt.  But Exodus 2:1-10 shows us that God can be trusted in the darkest of times.  He is working powerfully on our behalf to bring a Savior, and deliver us from our slavery to sin.  

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An Uncomfortable Table | Psalm 23:5-6

We will consider the outcome of the meal the Lord prepares for us in the presence of our enemies.

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Meals with the Lord | Leviticus 3:1-5

Within the Tabernacle, the Lord set a regular table for his covenant people to enjoy peace and joy with God and to have a foretaste of better things to come.  

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Hallowed Be Thy Name - The Lord’s Prayer | Genesis 11:1-9

This devotional explores the first petition of the Lord's Prayer, "Hallowed be your name." When we make this request we are asking for God's grace to enable us to rightly honor the Lord for who he is, what has done, and what he is doing in and through us. We ask that what we think, do, and say will be informed by his words and works and directed towards his glory.

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The Meeting on the Mountain | Exodus 24:9-11

Dr. Joshua Van Ee continues the Spring 2021 Morning Devotions Series titled, "Meals with the Lord."

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A Pagan Priest in the Presence of God | Exodus 18:10-22

This devotional will focus on the fact that God welcomes all kinds of people into his presence as he converts them by his grace.  Jethro, Moses’ father-in-law, offers a splendid exam as God causes this pagan priest to make a beautiful profession of faith, followed by Jethro eating with the elders of Israel in the presence of God.  Who can’t God save?

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Psalm 91: Trust in God

Resident Faculty, Bryan D. Estelle   |   December 28, 2020   |   Old Testament, Psalms   |  Type: Articles, UPDATE Magazine

In the last year, we also have all been reminded about the fragility of life and the uncertainties that can come with disease and death: COVID, a plummeting economy, violence in the streets almost unparalleled in history. Often in such times, we turn to the Psalter for comfort. Today, I’d like to take the reader on a brief survey of a familiar Psalm: Psalm 91.

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Give Thanks | Isaiah 12:1-6

We are reminded by the Word always to give thanks.  No matter the circumstance, the Lord's grace and presence give us sufficient reasons for thanks.  

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