Shield & Buckler

He shall cover thee with his feathers, and under his wings shalt thou trust: his truth shall be thy shield and buckler. Psalm 91:4 God will either shield you from suffering or give you unfailing strength to bear it. St. Francis de SalesDisappointments have a way of stealing our hope and breaking down our faith. … Continue reading Shield & Buckler

Devotional 1/3

But turning around [His back to Peter] and seeing His disciples, He rebuked Peter, saying, Get behind Me, Satan! For you do not have a mind intent on promoting what God wills, but what pleases men [you are not on God’s side, but that of men]. Mark 8:33 God put a down payment for us! People … Continue reading Devotional 1/3

Devotional 12/15

  If you cling to your life, you will lose it; but if you give up your life for me, you will find it. Matthew 10:39 Saving faith is confidence in Jesus; a direct, confidential transaction with Him. Richard Fuller. Intellectual faith is different than saving faith. The faith to salvation, is a deep conviction … Continue reading Devotional 12/15

Devotional 6/19

So here’s what I want you to do, God helping you: Take your everyday, ordinary life—your sleeping, eating, going-to-work, and walking-around life—and place it before God as an offering. Embracing what God does for you is the best thing you can do for him. Don’t become so well-adjusted to your culture that you fit into … Continue reading Devotional 6/19