Short Devotion : Ephesians 3:10-11

Short Devotion : Ephesians 3:10-11

July 4, 2022

“His intent was that now, through the church, the manifold wisdom of God should be made known to the rulers and authorities in the heavenly realms, according to his eternal purpose which he accomplished in Christ Jesus our Lord.” Ephesians 3:10-11 God’s eternal plan is for the church to make known the wisdom of God […]

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Short Devotion : Ephesians 1:22-23

Short Devotion : Ephesians 1:22-23

June 20, 2022

“And God placed all things under his feet and appointed him to be head over everything for the church, which is his body, the fullness of him who fills everything in every way.” Ephesians 1:22-23 I love Peterson’s paraphrase of these verses, “At the center of all this, Christ rules the church. The church, you […]

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Short Devotion : 1 Corinthians 4:1

Short Devotion : 1 Corinthians 4:1

October 24, 2021

Read more of my short devotions on this blog or on Pinterest. “This, then, is how you ought to regard us: as servants of Christ and as those entrusted with the mysteries God has revealed.” 1 Corinthians 4:1 The word, “entrusted” was used to describe the responsibility of a highly regarded servant who looked after a large estate.…

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Short Devotion Acts 14:15-16

Short Devotion : Acts 14:15-16

June 20, 2021

Read more of my short devotions on this blog or on Pinterest. “In the past, he let all nations go their own way. Yet he has not left himself without testimony” Acts 14:15-16 When people refuse to acknowledge God, he gives them over to their corrupt ways. Like the Father who lets his prodigal son go to a…

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Article: God doesn't micromanage

God Doesn’t Micromanage

May 28, 2019

I wrote this article last week for Christian Today … Recently I was talking to a friend who attended the funeral of a Christian young person. They wondered if this person had achieved all that God intended for their life. And then wondered the same thing about their own life. It assumes that God’s plan…

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