“These things I have written to you who believe in the name of the Son of God, that you may know that you have eternal life.” I John 5:13 Life is often like observing live sporting events. There are shocks and surprises, frustrations, and fears because we are unsure of the outcome. Followers of Christ can draw comfort, however, […]
“Casting all your care upon him, for he cares for you.” I Peter 5:7 We need a place to reduce the pressures of life. A personal devotional time can be that place where burdens are lifted. There we can cast all our care upon the Lord. By focusing on God’s sufficiency, we can experience His peace. “Those who wait on […]
“Be my rock of refuge, a fortress of defense to save me.” Psalm 31:2. When we face opposition and persecution because we are doing what’s right, remember God is our “rock of refuge, a fortress of defense”. He is our reliable source of strength and protection. When we trust the power of God, we will experience the […]
“You will keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on You.” Isaiah 26:3. When our plans fall apart and there is no remedy, how do we deal with frustration and delay? Our Bible verse today is an anchor for our souls in every storm of life. Whether we’re facing an annoying inconvenience or a […]
“You will keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on You.” Isaiah 26:3. The believer who is confident of God’s providence, who rests in His grace, and who relies on His Holy Spirit will experience the miracle of His quieting peace. When we keep our mind on God, God keeps our mind at peace.