Short Devotion : Galatians 6:2 & 5

Short Devotion : Galatians 6:2, 5

June 13, 2022

“Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ … each one should carry their own load.” Galatians 6:2, 5 Helping people effectively is a tricky business and Paul’s instructions may sound contradictory. We want to avoid neglecting those in genuine need but we also don’t want to encourage idleness […]

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Short Devotion : 2 Corinthians 9:6-7

Short Devotion : 2 Corinthians 9:6-7

April 3, 2022

“Whoever sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and whoever sows generously will also reap generously. Each of you should give what you have decided in your heart to give, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver.” 2 Corinthians 9:6-7 Generosity begins with mercy. When we hear about someone’s problems and are…

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Short Devotion : 1 Corinthians 9:4-5

Short Devotion : 1 Corinthians 9:4-5

November 28, 2021

Read more of my short devotions on this blog or on Pinterest. “Don’t we have the right to food and drink? Don’t we have the right to take a believing wife along with us, as do the other apostles and the Lord’s brothers and Cephas?” 1 Corinthians 9:4-5 Full-time Christian teachers and preachers aren’t called to be completely…

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Christian Today Article - Cashed in your gift card yet - Pixabay

Cashed in your gift card yet?

March 2, 2021

I wrote this article for Christian Today after I heard that 20% of gift cards aren’t used. Apparently, all we wanted for Christmas was … nothing. Twenty per cent of gift-card recipients are so prosperous they can’t think of a single thing they want to buy. We are blessed way more than we acknowledge. To read…

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Short Devotion : Luke 21:3

Short Devotion: Luke 21:3

February 21, 2021

Read more of my short devotions on this blog or on Pinterest. “Truly I tell you,” he said, “this poor widow has put in more than all the others. All these people gave their gifts out of their wealth; but she out of her poverty put in all she had to live on.” Luke 21:3 When we give…

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